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The Resource The great white hope., Lawrence Turman Films, Inc. ; Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. ; produced by Lawrence Turman ; directed by Martin Ritt ; screenplay by Howard Sackler

The great white hope., Lawrence Turman Films, Inc. ; Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. ; produced by Lawrence Turman ; directed by Martin Ritt ; screenplay by Howard Sackler

Label
The great white hope.
Title
The great white hope.
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Turman Films, Inc. ; Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. ; produced by Lawrence Turman ; directed by Martin Ritt ; screenplay by Howard Sackler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Fictional account of African American boxer of the early 1900s who defies social conventions by having an affair with a white women and who is attacked for his outspoken racial views
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.G74
LC item number
G74 2006
PerformerNote
James Earl Jones, Jane Alexander
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1990
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ritt, Martin
  • Sackler, Howard
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Alexander, Jane
Runtime
102
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  • Sackler, Howard
  • Videodiscs
  • Boxing
  • African American boxers
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The great white hope., Lawrence Turman Films, Inc. ; Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. ; produced by Lawrence Turman ; directed by Martin Ritt ; screenplay by Howard Sackler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the play by Howard Sackler
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1093056
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543104667
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2220466
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1093056
  • (Sirsi) 1093056
  • (OCoLC)178945631
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The great white hope., Lawrence Turman Films, Inc. ; Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. ; produced by Lawrence Turman ; directed by Martin Ritt ; screenplay by Howard Sackler
Publication
Note
Based on the play by Howard Sackler
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1093056
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543104667
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2220466
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1093056
  • (Sirsi) 1093056
  • (OCoLC)178945631
System details
DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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