The Resource The great debaters, TWC presents a Harpo Films production ; a Denzel Washington film ; produced by Todd Black [and others] ; story by Robert Eisele & Jeffrey Porro ; screenplay by Robert Eisele ; directed by Denzel Washington

The great debaters, TWC presents a Harpo Films production ; a Denzel Washington film ; produced by Todd Black [and others] ; story by Robert Eisele & Jeffrey Porro ; screenplay by Robert Eisele ; directed by Denzel Washington

Label
The great debaters
Title
The great debaters
Statement of responsibility
TWC presents a Harpo Films production ; a Denzel Washington film ; produced by Todd Black [and others] ; story by Robert Eisele & Jeffrey Porro ; screenplay by Robert Eisele ; directed by Denzel Washington
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Chronicles the journey of Professor Melvin Tolson, a debate team coach who turns a group of underdog students from a small African-American college into a historically elite debate team. Inspired by a true story
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Great debaters (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Philippe Rousselot ; editor, Hughes Winborne ; music composed by James Newton Howard and Peter Golub
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; strong thematic material including violence and disturbing images, language, and brief sexuality
Language note
English or French dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.G74 2011
PerformerNote
Denzel Washington, Forest Whitaker, Nate Parker, Jurnee Smollett, Denzel Whitaker, John Heard, Kimberly Elise
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1954-
  • 1979-
  • 1990-
  • 1946-2017
  • 1986-
  • 1971-
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Porro, Jeffrey.
  • Eisele, Robert
  • Black, Todd.
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Whitaker, Forest.
  • Parker, Nate
  • Whitaker, Denzel
  • Heard, John
  • Smollett-Bell, Jurnee
  • Elise, Kimberly
  • Rousselot, Philippe
  • Howard, James Newton.
  • Golub, Peter.
  • Winborne, Hughes
  • Harpo Films
  • Weinstein Company
  • Weinstein Company Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Debates and debating
  • African American universities and colleges
  • African American college students
  • African American college students
  • African American universities and colleges
  • Debates and debating
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The great debaters, TWC presents a Harpo Films production ; a Denzel Washington film ; produced by Todd Black [and others] ; story by Robert Eisele & Jeffrey Porro ; screenplay by Robert Eisele ; directed by Denzel Washington
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Videodisc release of the 2007 motion picture
  • Release date: Jan. 11, 2011
  • Special features: deleted scenes; The great debaters : an historical perspective; The great debaters : a heritage of music; "That's what my baby likes" music video; "My soul is a witness" music video; Actor/director Denzel Washington; Forest Whitaker on becoming James Farmer, Sr.; A new generation of actors; The 1930s wardrobe of Sharen Davis; The production design of David J. Bomba
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn694632997
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883476030777
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WN3077
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)694632997
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen; Dolby Digital; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The great debaters, TWC presents a Harpo Films production ; a Denzel Washington film ; produced by Todd Black [and others] ; story by Robert Eisele & Jeffrey Porro ; screenplay by Robert Eisele ; directed by Denzel Washington
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Videodisc release of the 2007 motion picture
  • Release date: Jan. 11, 2011
  • Special features: deleted scenes; The great debaters : an historical perspective; The great debaters : a heritage of music; "That's what my baby likes" music video; "My soul is a witness" music video; Actor/director Denzel Washington; Forest Whitaker on becoming James Farmer, Sr.; A new generation of actors; The 1930s wardrobe of Sharen Davis; The production design of David J. Bomba
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn694632997
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883476030777
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WN3077
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)694632997
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen; Dolby Digital; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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