Spark

Overview

Garret Williams made his directorial debut with this tale of an urban black couple trapped in a desert town of rednecks. Byron Terrence Howard and Nina Nicole Ari Parker are driving a BMW from Chicago to L.A. when they experience a back-road breakdown. Teen Mooney Brendan Sexton III tows them to a white-trailer-trash town where they're charged $500 for repairs. When the BMW dies again, they stay overnight in a motel, and the situation soon gets grim. The characters in this low-budgeter were first introduced in a ...
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Overview

Garret Williams made his directorial debut with this tale of an urban black couple trapped in a desert town of rednecks. Byron Terrence Howard and Nina Nicole Ari Parker are driving a BMW from Chicago to L.A. when they experience a back-road breakdown. Teen Mooney Brendan Sexton III tows them to a white-trailer-trash town where they're charged $500 for repairs. When the BMW dies again, they stay overnight in a motel, and the situation soon gets grim. The characters in this low-budgeter were first introduced in a 1996 short. Spark was shown at 1998 film festivals Sundance, Berlin.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/15/2007
  • UPC: 085391103967
  • Original Release: 1998
  • Rating:

  • Source: Warner Home Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Subtitled
  • Time: 1:42:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 63,157

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Terrence Howard Byron
Nicole Ari Parker Nina
Brendan Sexton Jr. Mooney
Brendan Sexton III Mooney
Sandra Ellis Lafferty Deb
Timothy McNeil Stuart
Tom Gilroy Jack
George Gerdes Earl
Dewey Weber Toby
William Prael Deputy
William Bell Otis
Technical Credits
Garret Williams Director, Screenwriter
Samuel Ameen Cinematographer
Chemin Sylvia Bernard Casting
Delphine Blue Musical Direction/Supervision
Ruth Charny Producer
Lauren Cloud Asst. Director
Lynn Holst Producer
Andrew Hurwitz Co-producer
Bob Potter Producer
Fabienne Rawley Editor
Carol Strober Production Designer
John C. Taylor Sound/Sound Designer
Marc Anthony Thompson Score Composer
Jim Walton Executive Producer
Eliana Ben Zeev Costumes/Costume Designer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Spark
1. Credits [1:57]
2. Breakdown [4:38]
3. Helping Hand [4:25]
4. Exploitation [4:08]
5. Boiling Point [10:14]
6. Look to the Stars [2:28]
7. Stranded Again [6:21]
8. Blowing Off Steam [10:20]
9. Ready to Get Out [4:18]
10. Clear Lookout [3:59]
11. Finishing the Job [7:16]
12. Can't Go, Can't Stay [5:53]
13. Good News Goes Bad [1:11]
14. Desperate Measures [3:08]
15. No One Will Listen [4:58]
16. In Need of Nina [4:58]
17. Only One Chance [8:41]
18. The Way He Wanted [2:13]
19. Tranquil Sea [5:43]
20. End Credits [1:48]
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Disc #1 -- Spark
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      Spoken Languages: English
      Subtitles: English
      Subtitles: Français
      Subtitles: Español
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