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Amistad

Author: Steven SpielbergMorgan FreemanNigel HawthorneAnthony HopkinsDjimon HounsouAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : DreamWorks, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Anamorphic widescreen edView all editions and formats
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The incredible journey of a group of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their beloved homeland. When the ship, La Amistad, is seized, these captives are brought to the United States where they are charged with murder and await their fate in prison. Based on a true story.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Spielberg; Morgan Freeman; Nigel Hawthorne; Anthony Hopkins; Djimon Hounsou; DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0783231202 9780783231204
OCLC Number: 857123485
Language Note: In English with English subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
Credits: Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; production designer, Rick Carter ; editors, Michael Kahn, Craig Richards ; music, John Williams.
Cast: Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, David Paymer, Peter Postlethwaite, Stellan Skarsgard.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.; Adult.
Description: 1 videodisc (155 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Details: Digital video disc, Dolby digital surround.
Responsibility: DreamWorks Pictures ; HBO Pictures ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson ; written by David Franzoni ; directed by Steven Spielberg.

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The incredible journey of a group of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their beloved homeland. When the ship, La Amistad, is seized, these captives are brought to the United States where they are charged with murder and await their fate in prison. Based on a true story.

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