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

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

Label
Amistad
Title
Amistad
Statement of responsibility
DreamWorks Pictures presents in association with HBO Pictures ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; written by David Franzoni ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board the slave ship Amistad bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music by John Williams
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English language soundtrack (5.1 digital surround or 2.0 Dolby surround) ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A44 1999
PerformerNote
Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, David Paymer, Pete Postlethwaite, Stellan Skarsgård
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1950-
  • 1931-
  • 1937-
  • 1964-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Allen, Debbie
  • Wilson, Colin
  • Franzoni, David
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Hawthorne, Nigel
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Hounsou, Djimon
  • McConaughey, Matthew
  • Paymer, David
  • Postlethwaite, Pete
  • Skarsgård, Stellan
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • HBO Pictures
  • DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
155
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cinque
  • Adams, John Quincy
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Slave insurrections
  • Trials (Mutiny)
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures presents in association with HBO Pictures ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; written by David Franzoni ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio: 1.85:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features include: scene selection ; theatrical trailer ; Making of Amistad ; production notes ; cast and crew biographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (155 min.)
Isbn
9780783231204
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068416220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
84162
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) u115257
  • (Sirsi) i9780783231204
  • (Sirsi) 521738
  • (OCoLC)43439976
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures presents in association with HBO Pictures ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; written by David Franzoni ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio: 1.85:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features include: scene selection ; theatrical trailer ; Making of Amistad ; production notes ; cast and crew biographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (155 min.)
Isbn
9780783231204
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068416220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
84162
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) u115257
  • (Sirsi) i9780783231204
  • (Sirsi) 521738
  • (OCoLC)43439976
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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