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The Resource Greatest classic legends film collection, Sidney Poitier, presented by Warner Home Video, (videorecording)

Greatest classic legends film collection, Sidney Poitier, presented by Warner Home Video, (videorecording)

Label
Greatest classic legends film collection, Sidney Poitier
Title
Greatest classic legends film collection
Title part
Sidney Poitier
Statement of responsibility
presented by Warner Home Video
Title variation
  • Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection
  • Sidney Poitier
  • TCM greatest classic legends film collection
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Blackboard jungle: Urban drama about an idealistic teacher in a slum area who fights doggedly to connect with his unruly students. Based on Evan Hunter's novel
  • Edge of the city: If you need a job Charlie Malik can find a spot for you in the dockside railyards. All he needs in return is that you show up on time, work hard, and kick back part of your pay. Two New York City longshoremen, Axel Nordmann, an Army deserter, and Tommy Tyler, an easy-going freight car loader, join forces a corrupt New York waterfront union official. The two share bond that cuts across society's black/white divide
  • Something of value: When the Mau Maus spread violence and terror throughout British East Africa in an effort to sweep the British from the land, families on both sides are shattered, and two young men who wanted only to live in peace and mutual respect must confront their destinies. Based on the book Something of value by Robert C. Ruark
  • A patch of blue: A blind white woman falls in love with a black man, much to the consternation of her racist mother. Based on Be ready bells and drums, by Elizabeth Kata
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Blackboard jungle /
  • Edge of the city /
  • Something of value /
  • A patch of blue /
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English and French with English, French, and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • Blackboard jungle: Sidney Poitier, Glenn Ford, Anne Francis, Louis Calhern, Margaret Hayes, Vic Morrow
  • Edge of the city: Sidney Poitier, John Cassavetes, Jack Warden, Kathleen Maguire, Ruby Dee
  • Something of value: Sidney Poitier, Rock Hudson, Dana Wynter, Wendy Hiller, Juana Hernandez, William Marshall
  • A patch of blue: Sidney Poitier, Shelley Winters, Elizabeth Hartman, Wallace Ford
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1992
  • 1914-1990
  • 1913-2005
  • 1925-1985
  • 1929-1989
  • 1925-1989
  • 1916-2006
  • 1930-2011
  • 1895-1956
  • 1916-1977
  • 1941-1987
  • 1926-2005
  • 1915-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, Richard
  • Ritt, Martin
  • Green, Guy
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • Wynter, Dana
  • Hudson, Rock
  • Cassavetes, John
  • Warden, Jack
  • Maguire, Kathleen
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Ford, Glenn
  • Francis, Anne
  • Calhern, Louis
  • Hayes, Margaret
  • Winters, Shelley
  • Hartman, Elizabeth
  • Hunter, Evan
  • Ruark, Robert Chester
  • Kata, Elizabeth
Runtime
404
Series statement
  • Greatest classic legends film collection
  • Turner classic movies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Schools
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Teachers
  • Railroad yards
  • Stevedores
  • Corruption
  • Kenya
  • Kenya
  • Interracial dating
  • Blind women
  • African American men
Technique
live action
Label
Greatest classic legends film collection, Sidney Poitier, presented by Warner Home Video, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Features: Sidney Poitier: the legacy, stills gallery, audio commentaries, theatrical trailers, scene selection, bonus cartoon
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
disc 1. Blackboard jungle (1955, 100 min., b&w) -- disc 2. Edge of the city (1957, 85 min., b&w) -- disc 3. Something of value (1957, 114 min., b&w) -- disc 4. A patch of blue (1965, 105 min., b&w)
Control code
ocn830033797
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (404 min.)
Lccn
00584005
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929290505
Other physical details
sd., b&w & col.
Publisher number
3000047252
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00584005
System details
DVD, full screen presentation & widescreen presentation; region 1; Dolby Digital mono.; double-sided disc; dual-layer
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Greatest classic legends film collection, Sidney Poitier, presented by Warner Home Video, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Features: Sidney Poitier: the legacy, stills gallery, audio commentaries, theatrical trailers, scene selection, bonus cartoon
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
disc 1. Blackboard jungle (1955, 100 min., b&w) -- disc 2. Edge of the city (1957, 85 min., b&w) -- disc 3. Something of value (1957, 114 min., b&w) -- disc 4. A patch of blue (1965, 105 min., b&w)
Control code
ocn830033797
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (404 min.)
Lccn
00584005
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929290505
Other physical details
sd., b&w & col.
Publisher number
3000047252
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00584005
System details
DVD, full screen presentation & widescreen presentation; region 1; Dolby Digital mono.; double-sided disc; dual-layer
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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