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The Resource Buck and the preacher, Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier, (DVD videorecording)

Buck and the preacher, Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Buck and the preacher
Title
Buck and the preacher
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • spa
  • chi
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An ex-Union Army Cavalry sergeant becomes a scout for freed slaves heading to the Colorado frontier. Tagging along with him are his wife and a Bible-thumping con artist. Attacked by racist bounty hunters, Buck and his followers must summon courage in order to help settle the wild west
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alex Phillips, Jr. ; music, Benny Carter ; costume designer, Guy C. Verhille ; production designer, Sydney Z. Litwack
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English or Portuguese dialogue, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean or Thai subtitles
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte, Ruby Dee, Cameron Mitchell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-
  • 1918-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Glickman, Joel
  • Kinoy, Ernest
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • Belafonte, Harry
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Mitchell, Cameron
  • Phillips, Alex
  • Carter, Benny
  • Verhille, Guy C
  • Litwack, Sydney Z
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • E & R Productions Corp
  • BEI Productions
  • Belafonte Enterprises
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
102
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Freedmen
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Feature films
  • Western films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Buck and the preacher, Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Special features: Widescreen version on side A, full screen version on side B; production notes; talent files; original theatrical poster; theatrical trailer; bonus trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780767828024
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396014893
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01489
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm44001026
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, digitally mastered audio & video, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Buck and the preacher, Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Special features: Widescreen version on side A, full screen version on side B; production notes; talent files; original theatrical poster; theatrical trailer; bonus trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780767828024
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396014893
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01489
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm44001026
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, digitally mastered audio & video, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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