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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, (DVD videorecording)

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, (DVD videorecording)

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
  • engspa
  • engchikorporspatha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A black army attorney is sent to Fort Neal, Louisiana, near the end of World War II to investigate the murder of Sgt. Waters, a black man who despised his own roots
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Boyd; production design, Walter Scott Herndon; editors, Mark Warner, Caroline Biggerstaf; music, Herbie Hancock
Dewey number
791.4372
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-
  • 1951-
  • d. 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
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racism
  • African American soldiers
  • Louisiana
  • Feature films
  • Detective and mystery films
  • Fuller, Charles
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
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, (DVD videorecording)
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
Control code
ocm42690624
Dimensions
4 3/4 min.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780767824583
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396040892
Other physical details
sd., col., double sided
Publisher number
DVD 10941 04089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)42690624
System details
DVD; 2-channel Dolby surround (English); widescreen and full screen formats
Video recording format
laserdisc
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, (DVD videorecording)
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
Control code
ocm42690624
Dimensions
4 3/4 min.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780767824583
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396040892
Other physical details
sd., col., double sided
Publisher number
DVD 10941 04089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)42690624
System details
DVD; 2-channel Dolby surround (English); widescreen and full screen formats
Video recording format
laserdisc

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