Coverart for item
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, (videorecording 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, (videorecording 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
Summary
A fictionalized retelling of one of America's first civil rights cases. In 1839, when fifty-three slaves were captured in Connecticut after taking over the Spanish slaver Amistad, they battled all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court to win their freedom
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music by John Williams
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Soundtrack in English; subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, David Paymer, Pete Postlethwaite, Stellan Skarsgard
Runtime
155
Target audience
adult
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, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features: theatrical trailer; The making of Amistad; production notes; cast and crew
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
u106808
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 35 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) u106808
  • (Sirsi) u106808
  • (OCoLC)43439976
System details
DVD; 5.1 surround; Dolby surround; region 1
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, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features: theatrical trailer; The making of Amistad; production notes; cast and crew
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
u106808
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 35 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) u106808
  • (Sirsi) u106808
  • (OCoLC)43439976
System details
DVD; 5.1 surround; Dolby surround; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

Library Locations

    • Frisco Public LibraryBorrow it
      6101 Frisco Square Boulevard, Suite 3000, George A. Purefoy Municipal Center, Frisco, TX, 75034, US
      33.150040 -96.834548
Processing Feedback ...