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The Resource Amistad, Dreamworks Pictures ; HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording DVD)

Amistad, Dreamworks Pictures ; HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Amistad
Title
Amistad
Statement of responsibility
Dreamworks Pictures ; HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The incredible journey of a group of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their beloved homeland. When the ship, La Amistad, is seized, these captives are brought to the United States where they are charged with murder and await their fate in prison. Based on a true story
Cataloging source
CGarP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski; production designer, Rick Carter; editor, Michael Kahn; music, John Williams
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, David Paymer, Peter Postlethwaite, Stellan Skarsgard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1937-
  • 1964-
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Franzoni, David
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Hawthorne, Nigel
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Hounsou, Djimon
  • Williams, John
  • DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
155
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Slave trade
  • Feature films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Amistad, Dreamworks Pictures ; HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Features: production notes, cast and filmmakers' bios, theatrical trailer, behind the scenes featurette
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
BEDDDWP 84162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (155 min.)
Isbn
9780783231204
Lccn
be2003021315
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068416220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Amistad, Dreamworks Pictures ; HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Features: production notes, cast and filmmakers' bios, theatrical trailer, behind the scenes featurette
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
BEDDDWP 84162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (155 min.)
Isbn
9780783231204
Lccn
be2003021315
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068416220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
laserdisc

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