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The wild and wonderful Whites of West Virginia [videorecording] / Tribeca Film in partnership with American Express presents ; a Dickhouse production ; in association with Transition Productions ; a film by Julien Nitzberg ; executive producers, Johnny Knoxville, Jeff Tremaine, Priya Swaminathan, Jeff Yapp ; produced by Storm Taylor ; directed by Julien Nitzberg ; produced by Julien Nitzberg.

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch B WHITE J (Text) 33126019379548 DVD Checked out 10/24/2019
Wm. E. Durr Branch B WHITE J (Text) 33126019379555 DVD Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1422995208
  • ISBN: 9781422995204
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Distributed by New Video Group, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Videodisc release of the 2009 motion picture.
Special features: Optional audio feature commentary with executive producer Johnny Knoxville and director Julien Nitzberg ; Tribeca stories: The wild and wonderful Whites of West Virginia [interview with director Julien Nitzberg] (ca. 3 min.) ; The woes of the Whites [Menu title: An interview with the wild and wonderful team] (ca. 3 min.) ; 83 minutes of deleted scenes.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jesco White, Mamie White, and members of the extended White family; Hank Williams III.
Summary, etc.:
A shocking and outlandish year-in-the-life documentary about the White Family of Boone County, West Virginia's most notorious extended family, with shoot-outs, robberies, gas-huffing, drug dealing and using, pill popping, murders, and tap dancing. Nestled deep in the Appalachian Mountains, the White family glorifies their criminal behavior and lives an existence more similar to the Wild West than to modern-day America.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated: 'intended for mature audiences" -- Container. Note: Contains strong language, drug use, frontal nudity.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen format ; Dolby 5.1 surround or stereo.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: White family.
White, Jesco.
Outlaws > West Virginia.
Drug dealers > West Virginia.
Criminals > West Virginia.
Dysfunctional families > West Virginia > Boone County.
Mountain people > West Virginia > Biography.
Law enforcement > West Virginia > Boone County.
Rural families > West Virginia.
Boone County (W. Va.) > Social life and customs.
Genre: Documentary films.
Feature films.

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