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The Resource When we were kings : the untold story of the Rumble in the Jungle, a DASFilms presentation ; a Gramercy Pictures release ; co-produced by Keith Robinson, Vikram Jayanti ; produced by Leon Gast, David Sonenberg & Taylor Hackford ; directed by Leon Gast, (DVD videorecording)

When we were kings : the untold story of the Rumble in the Jungle, a DASFilms presentation ; a Gramercy Pictures release ; co-produced by Keith Robinson, Vikram Jayanti ; produced by Leon Gast, David Sonenberg & Taylor Hackford ; directed by Leon Gast, (DVD videorecording)

Label
When we were kings : the untold story of the Rumble in the Jungle
Title
When we were kings
Title remainder
the untold story of the Rumble in the Jungle
Statement of responsibility
a DASFilms presentation ; a Gramercy Pictures release ; co-produced by Keith Robinson, Vikram Jayanti ; produced by Leon Gast, David Sonenberg & Taylor Hackford ; directed by Leon Gast
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A documentary on Mohammad Ali at the time of the famous 1974 "Rumble in the Jungle" match with George Forman in Zaire. Includes a music festival featuring America's top African American performers, James Brown and B.B. King
Awards note
Academy Award, Best Documentary Feature.
Cataloging source
EOW
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Maryse Alberti ... [et al.] ; editors, Leon Gast ... [et al.]
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG (Parental guidance suggested; some material may not be suitable for children)
Language note
  • In English, with optional subtitles in French or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Interview subjects: Muhammad Ali, George Foreman, James Brown, B.B. King, Norman Mailer, George Plimpton, Spike Lee, the Crusaders, the Spinners
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1945-
  • 1933-2006
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • Gast, Leon
  • Hackford, Taylor
  • Robinson, Keith
  • Jayanti, Vikram
  • Brown, James
  • King, B. B
  • Lee, Spike
  • Mailer, Norman
  • Plimpton, George
  • Foreman, George
  • Spinners (Musical group : U.S.)
  • Crusaders (Musical group)
  • Gramercy Pictures
  • DASFilms (Firm)
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • Foreman, George
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Boxing matches
  • Boxing films
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
When we were kings : the untold story of the Rumble in the Jungle, a DASFilms presentation ; a Gramercy Pictures release ; co-produced by Keith Robinson, Vikram Jayanti ; produced by Leon Gast, David Sonenberg & Taylor Hackford ; directed by Leon Gast, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • DVD release of the 1997 documentary
  • Features: film and cast biographies, English Dolby Pro Logic
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen & widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9780783271194
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192228223
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
22282
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70669563
  • (OCoLC)70669563
System details
DVD ; full screen and widescreen (1.85:1) presentations ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
When we were kings : the untold story of the Rumble in the Jungle, a DASFilms presentation ; a Gramercy Pictures release ; co-produced by Keith Robinson, Vikram Jayanti ; produced by Leon Gast, David Sonenberg & Taylor Hackford ; directed by Leon Gast, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • DVD release of the 1997 documentary
  • Features: film and cast biographies, English Dolby Pro Logic
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen & widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9780783271194
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192228223
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
22282
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70669563
  • (OCoLC)70669563
System details
DVD ; full screen and widescreen (1.85:1) presentations ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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