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The Resource Buck and the preacher, Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier, (videorecording)

Buck and the preacher, Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier, (videorecording)

Label
Buck and the preacher
Title
Buck and the preacher
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • spa
  • chi
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An ex-Union Army Cavalry sergeant becomes a scout for freed slaves heading to the Colorado frontier. Tagging along with him are his wife and a Bible-thumping con artist. Attacked by racist bounty hunters, Buck and his followers must summon courage in order to help settle the wild west
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alex Phillips, Jr. ; music, Benny Carter ; costume designer, Guy C. Verhille ; production designer, Sydney Z. Litwack
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Closed-captioned
  • MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English or Portuguese dialogue, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean or Thai subtitles
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte, Ruby Dee, Cameron Mitchell
Runtime
102
Series statement
Western classics
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Buck and the preacher, Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Special features: Widescreen version on side A, full screen version on side B; production notes; talent files; original theatrical poster; theatrical trailer; bonus trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm44001026
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780767828024
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396014893
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01489
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o44001026
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, digitally mastered audio & video, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Buck and the preacher, Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Special features: Widescreen version on side A, full screen version on side B; production notes; talent files; original theatrical poster; theatrical trailer; bonus trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm44001026
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780767828024
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396014893
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01489
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o44001026
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, digitally mastered audio & video, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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