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

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

Label
A soldier's story
Title
A soldier's story
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; produced by Norman Jewison, Ronald L. Schwary and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Charles Fuller
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • mul
  • eng
Summary
Rollins is a proud black army attorney sent to investigate the ruthless shooting death of Caesar. He learns that Caesar was a vicious man who served the white world and despised his own roots. Rollins' job is to find out who is guilty-- black or white
Awards note
Academy Award nominations: Best Picture; Best Supporting Actor, Adolph Caesar; Best Adapted Screenplay, Charles Fuller
Cataloging source
CGarP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Russell Boyd ; music, Herbie Hancock
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
PG
Language note
  • Includes audio tracks in English and Spanish with subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean and Thai
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Howard E. Rollins, Jr., Adolph Caesar, Art Evans, David Alan Grier, David Harris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1951-
  • d. 1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jewison, Norman
  • Fuller, Charles
  • Rollins, Howard E.
  • Caesar, Adolph
  • Evans, Art
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fuller, Charles
  • United States
  • Armed Forces
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A soldier's story, Columbia Pictures ; produced by Norman Jewison, Ronald L. Schwary and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Charles Fuller, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based upon: A Soldier's play / Charles Fuller
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Special features: Interactive menus ; production notes ; "March to freedom" documentary narrated by Paul Winfield ; director Norman Jewison's commentary ; original theatrical trailer ; bonus theatrical trailer ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 101 minutes)
Isbn
9780767824583
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 014381689723
  • 043396040892
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
04089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi90071209
  • 817959
System details
DVD (double sided) ; widescreen and full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A soldier's story, Columbia Pictures ; produced by Norman Jewison, Ronald L. Schwary and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Charles Fuller, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based upon: A Soldier's play / Charles Fuller
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Special features: Interactive menus ; production notes ; "March to freedom" documentary narrated by Paul Winfield ; director Norman Jewison's commentary ; original theatrical trailer ; bonus theatrical trailer ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 101 minutes)
Isbn
9780767824583
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 014381689723
  • 043396040892
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
04089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbi90071209
  • 817959
System details
DVD (double sided) ; widescreen and full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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