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The Resource The hurricane, Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present ; an Azoff Films/Rudy Langlais production ; produced by Armyan Bernstein, John Ketcham, Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Armyan Bernstein and Don Gordon ; directed by Normal Jewison ; a Universal release, (videorecording)

The hurricane, Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present ; an Azoff Films/Rudy Langlais production ; produced by Armyan Bernstein, John Ketcham, Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Armyan Bernstein and Don Gordon ; directed by Normal Jewison ; a Universal release, (videorecording)

Label
The hurricane
Title
The hurricane
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present ; an Azoff Films/Rudy Langlais production ; produced by Armyan Bernstein, John Ketcham, Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Armyan Bernstein and Don Gordon ; directed by Normal Jewison ; a Universal release
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, in the prime of his boxing career, finds himself wrongfully convicted of murder. Sentenced to life in prison, Carter's published memoir, The Sixteenth Round, inspires a teenager from Brooklyn and three Canadian activists who believe in the truth, to join forces with Carter to prove his innocence
Member of
Awards note
Golden Globe, 2000: Best performance by an actor in a motion picture, drama (Washington)
Cataloging source
BKL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Hurricane (Motion picture : 1999)
Credits note
Music by Christopher Young ; costume designer, Aggie Guerard Rodgers ; film editor, Stephen Rivkin ; production designer, Philip Rosenberg ; director of photography, Roger Deakins
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English with optional dubbed French dialogue; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H8678 2000
PerformerNote
Denzel Washington, John Hannah, Deborah Kara Unger, Liev Schreiber, Vicellous Reon Shannon, David Paymer, Dan Hedaya, Harris Yulin, Rod Steiger
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1926-
  • 1925-2002
  • 1962-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Jewison, Norman
  • Langlais, Rudy
  • Bernstein, Armyan
  • Ketcham, John
  • Steiger, Rod
  • Hannah, John
  • Unger, Deborah Kara
  • Schreiber, Liev
  • Shannon, Vicellous
  • Paymer, David
  • Hedaya, Dan
  • Yulin, Harris
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Beacon Pictures
  • Universal Studios, Inc
Runtime
146
Series statement
Collector's edition
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carter, Rubin
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Judicial error
  • African American boxers
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The hurricane, Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present ; an Azoff Films/Rudy Langlais production ; produced by Armyan Bernstein, John Ketcham, Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Armyan Bernstein and Don Gordon ; directed by Normal Jewison ; a Universal release, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Based upon The sixteenth round by Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, and Lazarus and the Hurricane by Sam Chaiton and Terry Swinton
  • Bonus material: spotlight on location, The making of the hurricane; feature commentary with director Norman Jewison; deleted scenes with special introduction by the director
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44570569
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (146 min.)
Isbn
9780783242286
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 HURRICANE ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; [A17MD030, #4, 10@9.99, WJM/RT ]
Other control number
  • 025192071928
  • 00025192071928
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
20719
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44570569
System details
DVD; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The hurricane, Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present ; an Azoff Films/Rudy Langlais production ; produced by Armyan Bernstein, John Ketcham, Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Armyan Bernstein and Don Gordon ; directed by Normal Jewison ; a Universal release, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Based upon The sixteenth round by Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, and Lazarus and the Hurricane by Sam Chaiton and Terry Swinton
  • Bonus material: spotlight on location, The making of the hurricane; feature commentary with director Norman Jewison; deleted scenes with special introduction by the director
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44570569
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (146 min.)
Isbn
9780783242286
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 HURRICANE ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; [A17MD030, #4, 10@9.99, WJM/RT ]
Other control number
  • 025192071928
  • 00025192071928
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
20719
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44570569
System details
DVD; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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