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Title White man's burden / Rysher Entertainment ; UGC presents ; Chromatic Pictures ; A Band Apart ; executive producer for UGC, Yves Marmion ; produced by Lawrence Bender ; written and directed by Desmond Nakano.

Published [New York, N.Y.] : HBO Home Video, [1999]
©1999

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank DVD  DVD 7075  SEVEN DAY LOAN  AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 videodisc (89 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.
polychrome rdacc
Notes Container incorrectly states that a French audio track is present.
Credits Director of photography, Willy Kurant ; editor, Nancy Richardson ; music, Howard Shore.
Restrictions For home use or face-to-face teaching.
ML: Restricted to UM-System course locations.
Contents Special features: Cast/crew bios ; original theatrical trailer ; t. v. spots ; behind-the-scenes featurette.
Notes Originally released as a motion picture in 1995.
Performers John Travolta, Harry Belafonte, Tom Bower, Robert Gossett, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Tom Wright, Willie C. Carpenter, Margaret Avery, Kelly Lynch.
Summary Set in a time where color roles have been reversed, Louis Pinnock (John Travolta), a poor man of the ghetto, struggles to support his family. When he loses his job at the whim of the factory's owner (Harry Belafonte), Louis decides to take on the system by taking on his former boss.
Audience MPIAA rating - R.
System notes DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Region 1 ; Dolby Digital audio.
Language notes English 5.1 or surround audio ; optional Spanish mono. audio track ; optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish ; closed captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Other author Nakano, Desmond.
Bender, Lawrence.
Marmion, Yves.
Travolta, John, 1954-
Belafonte, Harry, 1927-
Bower, Tom, 1938-
Gossett, Robert.
Ralph, Sheryl Lee.
Wright, Tom.
Carpenter, Willie C.
Avery, Margaret.
Lynch, Kelly, 1959-
Shore, Howard.
Rysher Entertainment.
U.G.C. (Firm)
Chromatic Pictures (Firm)
Band Apart (Firm)
HBO Video (Firm)
Subject Racism -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Feature films -- United States.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Standard Number 026359128929
Publisher Number 91289 HBO Home Video