The Resource Movies of excellence, (DVD)

Movies of excellence, (DVD)

Label
Movies of excellence
Title
Movies of excellence
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • With the legendary Morgan Freeman leading the way, this film collection is filled with stories of powerful struggles for peace, freedom and family
  • Blade (1973): In New York City, tough detective Tommy Blade is on the trail of a brutal serial killer with political connections
  • Taking back our town (2001): A mother fights back against a petrochemical plant that threatens her family by releasing cancer-causing agents into the air
  • Go tell it on the mountain (1984): From the pages of James Baldwin's beloved novel comes an inspiring story of faith, family and growing up in an age of inequality
  • Ripple effect (2007): A fashion designer believes that his role in a car accident that left a man wheelchair bound has cursed his personal and professional life
Related
Cataloging source
CRM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Blade: written & directed by Ernest Pintoff ; Taking back our town: directed by Sam Pillsbury ; Go tell it on the mountain: directed by Stan Lathan ; Ripple effect: written & directed by Philippe Caland
Language note
English dialogue
PerformerNote
Blade: John Marley, Jon Cypher, Morgan Freeman, Rue McClanahan ; Taking back our town: Laura Innes, Ruby Dee, Chris Bauer ; Go tell it on the mountain: Paul Winfield, James Bond III, Olivia Cole ; Ripple effect: Forest Whitaker, Virginia Madsen, Minnie Driver
Runtime
353
Technique
live action
Label
Movies of excellence, (DVD)
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Go tell it on the mountain: based on the novel by James Baldwin
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Blade
  • (79 min., Rated R)
  • Taking back our town
  • (92 min., Not rated)
  • Go tell it on the mountain
  • (98 min., Not rated)
  • Ripple effect (84 min., Rated R)
Control code
ocn995850509
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (353 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
096009444044
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
44404
System control number
(OCoLC)995850509
System details
DVD
Label
Movies of excellence, (DVD)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Go tell it on the mountain: based on the novel by James Baldwin
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Blade
  • (79 min., Rated R)
  • Taking back our town
  • (92 min., Not rated)
  • Go tell it on the mountain
  • (98 min., Not rated)
  • Ripple effect (84 min., Rated R)
Control code
ocn995850509
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (353 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
096009444044
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
44404
System control number
(OCoLC)995850509
System details
DVD

Library Locations

    • Redgranite Public LibraryBorrow it
      135 W. Bannerman Ave, Redgranite, WI, 54970, US
      44.0439931 -89.1034777
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