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The Resource Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures presents in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)

Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures presents in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)

Label
Amistad
Title
Amistad
Statement of responsibility
DreamWorks Pictures presents in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • e
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
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Amistad (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; production designer, Rick Carter ; editor, Michael Kahn ; music, John Williams
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-
  • 1969-
  • 1932-
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  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Franzoni, David
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Hawthorne, Nigel
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Hounsou, Djimon
  • McConaughey, Matthew
  • Paymer, David
  • Postlethwaite, Pete
  • Skarsgård, Stellan
  • Williams, John
  • DreamWorks Pictures (1994-2006)
  • HBO Pictures
  • DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
155
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  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Slave insurrections
  • Trials (Mutiny)
  • Human rights
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures presents in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Features: production notes ; cast & crew profiles ; scene index
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ljt00001221
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (155 min.)
Isbn
9780783235455
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068466928
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
84669
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround, DTS, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures presents in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Features: production notes ; cast & crew profiles ; scene index
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ljt00001221
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (155 min.)
Isbn
9780783235455
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068466928
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
84669
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround, DTS, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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