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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

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

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
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A black army attorney is sent to Fort Neal, Louisiana, near the end of World War II to investigate the murder of Sgt. Waters, a black man who despised his own roots
Cataloging source
ORX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Boyd; production design, Walter Scott Herndon; editors, Mark Warner, Caroline Biggerstaff; music, Herbie Hancock
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
In English with optional soundtrack in Spanish; optional subtitles in English, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, and Thai; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.J8
LC item number
S65 2006
PerformerNote
Howard E. Rollins, Jr., Adolph Caesar, Denzel Washington, Patti Labelle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1950-1996
  • 1933-1986
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fuller, Charles
  • Jewison, Norman
  • Fuller, Charles
  • Schwary, Ronald L
  • Palmer, Patrick
  • Rollins, Howard E.
  • Caesar, Adolph
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Columbia Pictures
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • African American lawyers
  • Murder
  • Homicide investigation
  • African American soldiers
  • Racism
  • Feature films
  • Detective and mystery films
Target audience
general
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on: A soldier's play by Charles Fuller
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special features: Production notes, "March to freedom" documentary narrated by Paul Winfield, director Norman Jewison's commentary, original theatrical trailer, bonus theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
244797063
Dimensions
4 3/4 min
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen presentation
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780767824583
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396040892
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
04089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244797063
System details
DVD, anamorphic (1.85:1 aspect ratio) widescreen format ; 2-channel Dolby surround (English)
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
Publication
Note
  • Based on: A soldier's play by Charles Fuller
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Special features: Production notes, "March to freedom" documentary narrated by Paul Winfield, director Norman Jewison's commentary, original theatrical trailer, bonus theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
244797063
Dimensions
4 3/4 min
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen presentation
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780767824583
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396040892
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
04089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244797063
System details
DVD, anamorphic (1.85:1 aspect ratio) widescreen format ; 2-channel Dolby surround (English)
Video recording format
laserdisc

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