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The Resource Mississippi burning, Metro Goldwin Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; written by Chris Gerolmo ; produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)

Mississippi burning, Metro Goldwin Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; written by Chris Gerolmo ; produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)

Label
Mississippi burning
Title
Mississippi burning
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwin Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; written by Chris Gerolmo ; produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Alan Parker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • frespa
  • eng
Summary
After three civil rights workers are killed in a small Mississippi town in 1964, two FBI agents come to town to work on the case. The agents run into trouble with the local autorities, who are members of the Ku Klux Klan
Member of
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Biziou ; film editor, Gerry Hambling ; music by Trevor Jones
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R
  • 11-adult
Intended audience source
FAR
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English, French or Spanish; subtitles in French or Spanish; region 1
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M57 2001
PerformerNote
Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand, Brad Dourif, R. Lee Ermey, Gailard Sartain, Stephen Tobolowsky, Michael Rooker, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Badja Djola, Kevin Dunn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1951-
  • 1955-
  • 1960-
  • 1956-
  • 1944 February 14-
  • 1949-
  • 1910-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • McDormand, Frances
  • Dourif, Brad
  • Ermey, Lee
  • Sartain, Gailard
  • Tobolowsky, Stephen
  • Rooker, Michael
  • Taylor-Vince, Pruitt
  • Djola, Badja
  • Dunn, Kevin
  • Gerolmo, Chris
  • Zollo, Frederick
  • Colesberry, Robert F
  • Parker, Alan
  • Hambling, Gerry
  • Jones, Trevor
  • Huie, William Bradford
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Orion Pictures
Runtime
127
Series statement
Contemporary classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
  • Civil rights workers
  • Murder
  • Mississippi
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Mississippi burning, Metro Goldwin Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; written by Chris Gerolmo ; produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: Three lives for Mississippi / William Bradford Huie
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Includes audio commentary by Alan Parker, original theatrical trailer
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 7 min.)
Isbn
9780792849490
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616860996
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) fol08088613
  • CARL0623441311
  • (OCoLC)46993423
System details
DVD; Dolby surround in English or French; mono. in Spanish; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Mississippi burning, Metro Goldwin Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; written by Chris Gerolmo ; produced by Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: Three lives for Mississippi / William Bradford Huie
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Includes audio commentary by Alan Parker, original theatrical trailer
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (2 hr., 7 min.)
Isbn
9780792849490
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616860996
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) fol08088613
  • CARL0623441311
  • (OCoLC)46993423
System details
DVD; Dolby surround in English or French; mono. in Spanish; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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