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The Resource A soldier's story, Columbia Pictures presents a Norman Jewison Film ; screenplay by Charles Fuller ; produced by Norman Jewison, Ronald L. Schwary, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording DVD)

A soldier's story, Columbia Pictures presents a Norman Jewison Film ; screenplay by Charles Fuller ; produced by Norman Jewison, Ronald L. Schwary, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording DVD)

Label
A soldier's story
Title
A soldier's story
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Norman Jewison Film ; screenplay by Charles Fuller ; produced by Norman Jewison, Ronald L. Schwary, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Norman Jewison
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • chi
  • kor
  • por
  • spa
  • tha
  • eng
Summary
A black army attorney is sent to Fort Neal, Louisiana near the end of WW II to investigate the murder of Sgt. Waters, a black man who was filled with hatred for his own race
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Boyd; production design, Walter Scott Herndon; editors, Mark Warner, Caroline Biggerstaff; music, Herbie Hancock
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
In English with optional soundtrack in Spanish; optional subtitles in English, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, and Thai; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Howard E. Rollins, Jr., Adolph Caesar, Denzel Washington, Patti Labelle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1950-1996
  • 1933-1986
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jewison, Norman
  • Fuller, Charles
  • Schwary, Ronald L
  • Palmer, Patrick
  • Rollins, Howard E.
  • Caesar, Adolph
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Fuller, Charles
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racism
  • African American soldiers
  • Louisiana
Technique
live action
Label
A soldier's story, Columbia Pictures presents a Norman Jewison Film ; screenplay by Charles Fuller ; produced by Norman Jewison, Ronald L. Schwary, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on: A soldier's play / Charles Fuller
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special features: Production notes, March to freedom documentary narrated by Paul Winfield, director Norman Jewison's commentary, original theatrical trailer, bonus theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 min.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard or widescreen formats.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780767824583
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396040892
Other physical details
sd., col., double sided
Publisher number
04089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm42690624
  • (OCoLC)42690624
System details
DVD; 2-channel Dolby surround (English); widescreen and full screen formats; double-sided
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A soldier's story, Columbia Pictures presents a Norman Jewison Film ; screenplay by Charles Fuller ; produced by Norman Jewison, Ronald L. Schwary, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on: A soldier's play / Charles Fuller
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special features: Production notes, March to freedom documentary narrated by Paul Winfield, director Norman Jewison's commentary, original theatrical trailer, bonus theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 min.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard or widescreen formats.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780767824583
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396040892
Other physical details
sd., col., double sided
Publisher number
04089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm42690624
  • (OCoLC)42690624
System details
DVD; 2-channel Dolby surround (English); widescreen and full screen formats; double-sided
Video recording format
DVD

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