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The art of self-defense / Bleecker Street presents an End Cue Production ; produced by Cody Ryder, Andrew Kortschak, Stephanie Whonsetler, Walter Kortschak ; written and directed by Riley Stearns.

Available copies

  • 3 of 4 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Climax Public Library DVD ART (Text) 33500013152459 Main Available -
Crookston Public Library DVD ART (Text) 33500013152442 Main Checked out 06/01/2020
Godel Memorial-Warren Library DVD ART (Text) 35500005629124 New Available -
Thief River Falls Public Library DVD ART (Text) 35500005629132 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786317928923
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Widescreen (1.85:1)
Bonus materials: Message from Sensei; Interviews.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jesse Eisenberg, Alessandro Nivola, Imogen Poots, Steve Terada, Phillip Andre Botello.
Summary, etc.:
After a roving motorcycle gang attacks him on the street, timid bookkeeper Casey joins a neighborhood karate studio to learn how to protect himself. Under the watchful eye of a charismatic instructor, Sensei, and hardcore brown belt Anna, Casey gains a newfound sense of confidence. But when he attends Sensei's mysterious night classes, he discovers a sinister world of brutality and hyper-masculinity, presenting a journey that places him squarely in the sights of his enigmatic new mentor.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for violence, sexual content, graphic nudity and language.
System Details Note:
DVD; Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; DVS Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Language Note:
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.
Subject: Karate > Training > Drama.
Karate teachers > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Topic Heading: Closed-captioned DVDs.
Audio described DVDs.

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