Cover image for Green book / directed by Peter Farrelly.
Title:
Green book / directed by Peter Farrelly.
Publication Information:
Universal City, CA : Universal, [2019]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Title from web page.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.

Widescreen.
Abstract:
When Tony Lip, a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley, a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on a book to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger as well as unexpected humanity and humor, they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime.
Audience/Reading Level:
Rating: PG-13; for thematic content, language including racial epithets, smoking, some violence and suggestive material.
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Summary

When Tony Lip, a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley, a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on a book to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger as well as unexpected humanity and humor, they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime.