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DVD, Videorecording, Projected Medium, Visual Materials
Publisher, Date:
Culver City, Calif. : TriStar Pictures : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2007.
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Description:
1 videodiscs (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Availability:1 (of 3)
Local Availability:0 (of 1)
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0
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MPAA rating: R.
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Based on the letters by Robert Gould Shaw; based on the book "Lay this laurel" by Lincoln Kirstein; based on the book "One gallant rush" by Peter Burchard.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Includes trailer.
Director of photography, Freddie Francis ; editor, Steven Rosenblum ; music, James Horner ; costume designer, Garrett Lewis ; production designer, Norman Garwood.
Matthew Broderick, Denzil Washington, Cary Elwes, Morgan Freeman, Jihmi Kennedy, Andre Braugher, John Finn, Donovan Leitch, J.D. Cullum.
DVD, NTSC; region 1; anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1.
In English (Dolby 5.1), Spanish or French with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Academy Awards, 1989: Best Supporting Actor (Denzel Washington) ; Best Cinematography (Freddie Francis) ; Best Sound (Donald O. Mitchell, Gregg Rudloff, Elliot Tyson, Russell Williams II).
Summary:
Based on the true story of the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War. Robert Gould Shaw and Cabot Forbes are two idealistic young Bostonians that lead the regiment; Sgt. Maj. John Rawlins is the inspiration who unites the troops ; Pvt. Trip is a runaway slave who joins the regiment.
ISBN:
0800177967
9780800177966
* 1800177967
Publisher Number:
70289
Availability
Large Cover Image
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DVD
2007

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