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The Resource Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures 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 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 in association with HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • por
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Chronicles 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 is seized, the captives are brought to the United States where they are charged with murder and await their fate in prison. An enthralling courtroom battle ensues that captures the attention of the entire nation
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Amistad (Motion picture)
  • Amistad (Motion picture)
  • Amistad (Motion picture)
  • Amistad (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematography, Janusz Kaminski ; film editing, Michael Kahn ; music, John Williams
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for some scenes of strong brutal violence and some related nudity
Language note
In English, French, Spanish, or Portuguese ; French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles ; subtitles for the dead and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A45 2014
PerformerNote
Morgan Freeman, Anthony Hopkins, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, Nigel Hawthorne, David Paymer, Pete Postlethwaite, Stellan Skarsgård
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1937-
  • 1964-
  • 1969-
  • 1950-
  • 1959-
  • 1935-
  • 1932-
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  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Hawthorne, Nigel
  • Hounsou, Djimon
  • McConaughey, Matthew
  • Paymer, David
  • Postlethwaite, Pete
  • Skarsgård, Stellan
  • Allen, Debbie
  • Wilson, Colin P.
  • Franzoni, David
  • Kamiński, Janusz
  • Kahn, Michael
  • Williams, John
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • DreamWorks Pictures (1994-2006)
  • HBO Pictures
Runtime
155
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  • Adams, John Quincy
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Slave insurrections
  • Trials (Mutiny)
Technique
live action
Label
Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures 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 produced as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features include: The making of Amistad ; theatrical trailer HD
Bar code
  • 31223144822138
  • 31223127328889
  • 31223144822146
  • 31223144822120
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (155 min.)
Isbn
9781415779385
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429150066
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
7915006
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)870973565
System details
Blu-ray ; widescreen presentation ; 1080p high definition ; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English) ; Dolby Digital 5.1 (French) ; Dolby Digital 2.0 (Spanish and Portuguese) ; requires blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Amistad, DreamWorks Pictures 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 produced as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features include: The making of Amistad ; theatrical trailer HD
Bar code
  • 31223144822138
  • 31223127328889
  • 31223144822146
  • 31223144822120
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (155 min.)
Isbn
9781415779385
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429150066
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
7915006
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)870973565
System details
Blu-ray ; widescreen presentation ; 1080p high definition ; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English) ; Dolby Digital 5.1 (French) ; Dolby Digital 2.0 (Spanish and Portuguese) ; requires blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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