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America, America

Author: Elia KazanManos ChatzidakēsStathis GiallelisFrank WolffElena KaramAll authors
Publisher: [Burbank, CA] : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2011]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros, who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his family's meager fortune and his father's blessing, Stavros encounters both allies and adversaries on a dramatic trek. He ultimately achieves his dream through sheer determination and will, thereby earning his nickname : America America.--Container.
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Genre/Form: Fiction films
Feature films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Elia Kazan; Manos Chatzidakēs; Stathis Giallelis; Frank Wolff; Elena Karam; Harry Davis; Foster Hirsch; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0780666054 9780780666054
OCLC Number: 690030679
Language Note: English dialogue; optional English SDH or French subtitles.
Notes: Based on Kazan's novel of the same name.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963.
Special features: commentary by historian Foster Hirsch.
Credits: Director of photography, Haskell Wexler ; music, Manos Hadjidakis ; editor, Dede Allen ; lyrics, Nikos Gatsos ; narrator, Elia Kazan.
Cast: Stathes Gialleles, Frank Wolff, Harry Davis, Elena Karam, Estelle Hemsley, Gregory Rozakis, Lou Antonio, Salem Ludwig, John Marley, Joanna Frank, Paul Mann, Linda Marsh, Robert H. Harris, Katharine Balfour.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (168 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen; Dolby Digital mono.; region 1.
Other Titles: Elia Kazan's America, America
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures ; written and directed by Elia Kazan.

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Elia Kazan's own words begin the saga of young Stavros, who leaves his war-torn homeland behind to begin a new life. With his family's meager fortune and his father's blessing, Stavros encounters both allies and adversaries on a dramatic trek. He ultimately achieves his dream through sheer determination and will, thereby earning his nickname : America America.--Container.

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