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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)

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)

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
  • mul
  • 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
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
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
  • 1950-1996
  • 1926-
  • 1933-1986
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rollins, Howard E.
  • Jewison, Norman
  • Fuller, Charles
  • Schwary, Ronald L
  • Palmer, Patrick
  • 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
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on: A soldier's play / Charles Fuller
  • Special features: Production notes, March to freedom documentary narrated by Paul Winfield, director Norman Jewison's commentary, original theatrical trailer, bonus theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm42690624
Dimensions
4 3/4 min.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780767824583
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 SOLDIER'S ; XX-D ; 1 DVD/1 AW ; [P15MD667, #18, 10@9.99, wjm/TKG]
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
04089
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o42690624
  • (Sirsi) o42690624
System details
DVD; Dolby surround (English) ; widescreen
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)
Publication
Note
  • Based on: A soldier's play / Charles Fuller
  • Special features: Production notes, March to freedom documentary narrated by Paul Winfield, director Norman Jewison's commentary, original theatrical trailer, bonus theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm42690624
Dimensions
4 3/4 min.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780767824583
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 SOLDIER'S ; XX-D ; 1 DVD/1 AW ; [P15MD667, #18, 10@9.99, wjm/TKG]
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
04089
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o42690624
  • (Sirsi) o42690624
System details
DVD; Dolby surround (English) ; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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