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The Resource Five on the black hand side, United Artists ; Michael Tolan-Brock Peters present ; in association with The Petersen Company ; produced by Brock Peters and Michael Tolan ; directed by Oscar Williams

Five on the black hand side, United Artists ; Michael Tolan-Brock Peters present ; in association with The Petersen Company ; produced by Brock Peters and Michael Tolan ; directed by Oscar Williams

Label
Five on the black hand side
Title
Five on the black hand side
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; Michael Tolan-Brock Peters present ; in association with The Petersen Company ; produced by Brock Peters and Michael Tolan ; directed by Oscar Williams
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"In the Brooks family, Papa may rule with an iron fist ... but Mama's about to slap him down with her open hand. Tired of being told what to do and when to do it, she goes to war! Swapping her old housedress for army-green duds and combing her tidily coiffed head into a ceiling-scraping 'fro, she takes to the roof on strike ..."--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English (mono); French and Spanish language subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Clarice Taylor, Leonard Jackson, Virginia Capers, Glynn Turman and D'Urville Martin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-2011
  • 1928-
  • 1925-2004
  • 1939-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taylor, Clarice
  • Jackson, Leonard
  • Capers, Virginia
  • Turman, Glynn
  • Martin, D'Urville
  • Russell, Charlie L
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • United Artists Corporation
Runtime
96
Series statement
Soul cinema
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Special features include original theatrical trailer
  • African American families
  • African American men
  • African American women
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Five on the black hand side, United Artists ; Michael Tolan-Brock Peters present ; in association with The Petersen Company ; produced by Brock Peters and Michael Tolan ; directed by Oscar Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby digital; Region 1 encoding
  • Title from disc label
  • Based on the play by Charlie L. Russell
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
491552
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780792851141
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616867834
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1002582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780792851141
  • (Sirsi) ADP-0613
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Five on the black hand side, United Artists ; Michael Tolan-Brock Peters present ; in association with The Petersen Company ; produced by Brock Peters and Michael Tolan ; directed by Oscar Williams
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby digital; Region 1 encoding
  • Title from disc label
  • Based on the play by Charlie L. Russell
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
491552
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780792851141
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616867834
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1002582
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780792851141
  • (Sirsi) ADP-0613
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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