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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, (DVD/)

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, (DVD/)

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
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engspa
  • engchikorporspatha
  • eng
Summary
A black army attorney is sent to Fort Neal Louisiana, near the end of WW II to investigate the murder of Sgt. Waters, a black man who despised his own roots
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Herbie Hancock ; edited by Mark Warner, Caroline Biggerstaf ; production design, Walter Scott Herndon ; director of photography, Russell Boyd
Language note
  • English and Spanish language tracks; English, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, and Thai subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PS3556.U367
LC item number
S6 1999
PerformerNote
Cast: Howard E. Rollins, Jr., Adolph Caesar, Denzel Washington, Patti Labelle, et al..
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1950-1996
  • d. 1986
  • 1940-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jewison, Norman
  • Fuller, Charles
  • Rollins, Howard E.
  • Caesar, Adolph
  • Schwary, Ronald L
  • Palmer, Patrick
  • Hancock, Herbie
  • Washington, Denzel
  • LaBelle, Patti
  • Warner, Mark
  • Biggerstaf, Caroline
  • Herndon, Walter Scott
  • Boyd, Russell
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Film adaptations
  • Dramatic films
  • Racism
  • African American soldiers
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, (DVD/)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1984 as a motion picture
  • Based on the play: "A soldier's play" by Charles Fuller
  • Side A is a widescreen format; side B is a full screen version
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm42690624
Dimensions
4 3/4 min.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780767824583
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
04089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) AEU-3304
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
laserdisc
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, (DVD/)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1984 as a motion picture
  • Based on the play: "A soldier's play" by Charles Fuller
  • Side A is a widescreen format; side B is a full screen version
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm42690624
Dimensions
4 3/4 min.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780767824583
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
04089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) AEU-3304
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
laserdisc

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