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The Resource Five on the black hand side, screenplay by Charlie L. Russell ; produced by Brock Peters and Michael Tolan ; directed by Oscar Williams, (DVD videorecording)

Five on the black hand side, screenplay by Charlie L. Russell ; produced by Brock Peters and Michael Tolan ; directed by Oscar Williams, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Five on the black hand side
Title
Five on the black hand side
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Charlie L. Russell ; produced by Brock Peters and Michael Tolan ; directed by Oscar Williams
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Mr. Brooks is the domineering head of his middle-class, African American family. However, Mr. Brooks must do some soul-searching after his previously subordinate wife joins their children in rebelling against her husband's authoritative behavior
Member of
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Oscar Williams
Language note
Closed-captioned. Dialogue in English with optional subtitles in French or Spanish; title and credits in English
PerformerNote
Clarice Taylor, Leonard Jackson, Virginia Capers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-2011
  • 1927-2011
  • 1928-
  • 1925-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peters, Brock
  • Tolan, Michael
  • Williams, Oscar
  • Taylor, Clarice
  • Jackson, Leonard
  • Capers, Virginia
  • Russell, Charlie L
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
96
Series statement
Soul cinema
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American families
  • African American men
  • African American women
  • Feature films
  • Comedy films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Five on the black hand side, screenplay by Charlie L. Russell ; produced by Brock Peters and Michael Tolan ; directed by Oscar Williams, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Charlie L. Russell
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca.96 min.)
Isbn
9780792851141
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48762019
  • (OCoLC)ocm48762019
  • 625136
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Five on the black hand side, screenplay by Charlie L. Russell ; produced by Brock Peters and Michael Tolan ; directed by Oscar Williams, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Charlie L. Russell
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1973
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca.96 min.)
Isbn
9780792851141
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48762019
  • (OCoLC)ocm48762019
  • 625136
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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