skip to content
The ballad of Gregorio Cortez Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The ballad of Gregorio Cortez

Author: Robert M YoungEdward James OlmosJames GammonTom BowerBruce McGillAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, ©2000.
Series: Western legends.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
On June 12, 1901, Gregorio Cortez, a young Mexican family man, shoots and kills a sheriff in self-defense. For the next 11 days, he eludes an inflamed posse of 600 Texas Rangers in a 450 mile chase across Texas. His manhunt captures the nation's interest and his eventual trial is tainted by the extreme emotions of the country.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Feature films
Western films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Américo Paredes; Gregorio Cortez; Gregorio Cortez; Gregorio Cortez; Américo Paredes
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert M Young; Edward James Olmos; James Gammon; Tom Bower; Bruce McGill; Américo Paredes; Moctesuma Esparza Productions.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792845161 9780792845164
OCLC Number: 43985182
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: "M208415."
Based on the book "With His Pistol in His Hand" by Américo Paredes.
Videocassette release of the 1982 motion picture by Moctesuma Esparza Productions, Inc.
Rated PG.
Credits: Executive producers, David Ochoa, H. Frank Dominguez ; photography, Ray Villalobos ; editors, Arthur Coburn, John Bertucci ; music, W. Michael Lewis, Edward James Olmos.
Cast: Edward James Olmos, James Gammon, Tom Bower, Bruce McGill.
Description: 1 videocassette (106 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Western legends.
Responsibility: Moctesuma Esparza Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Victor Villaseñor ; produced by Moctesuma Esparza and Michael Hausman ; directed by Robert M. Young.

Abstract:

On June 12, 1901, Gregorio Cortez, a young Mexican family man, shoots and kills a sheriff in self-defense. For the next 11 days, he eludes an inflamed posse of 600 Texas Rangers in a 450 mile chase across Texas. His manhunt captures the nation's interest and his eventual trial is tainted by the extreme emotions of the country.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43985182> # The ballad of Gregorio Cortez
    a schema:Movie, bgn:VHS, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "43985182" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Place/santa_monica_ca> ; # Santa Monica, CA
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#CreativeWork/with_his_pistol_in_his_hand> ; # With his pistol in his hand.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1174006> ; # Western films
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Topic/feature_films> ; # Feature films
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Person/cortez_gregorio_1875_1916> ; # Gregorio Cortez
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.437/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/14900629> ; # Américo Paredes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Topic/western_films> ; # Western films
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Person/paredes_americo_1915_1999> ; # Américo Paredes
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/922105> ; # Feature films
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#CreativeWork/el_corrido_de_gregorio_cortez_ballad> ; # El corrido de Gregorio Cortez (Ballad)
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/813347> ; # Gregorio Cortez
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/123128381> ; # Moctesuma Esparza Productions.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/7589087> ; # Tom Bower
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/87073921> ; # James Gammon
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/9454294> ; # Bruce McGill
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/145732236> ; # MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/14900629> ; # Américo Paredes
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/24789956> ; # Robert M. Young
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/2670038> ; # Edward James Olmos
    schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
    schema:description "On June 12, 1901, Gregorio Cortez, a young Mexican family man, shoots and kills a sheriff in self-defense. For the next 11 days, he eludes an inflamed posse of 600 Texas Rangers in a 450 mile chase across Texas. His manhunt captures the nation's interest and his eventual trial is tainted by the extreme emotions of the country."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/502815182> ;
    schema:genre "Feature films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Western films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Video recordings for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    schema:genre "Film adaptations"@en ;
    schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Series/western_legends> ; # Western legends.
    schema:name "The ballad of Gregorio Cortez"@en ;
    schema:productID "43985182" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43985182#PublicationEvent/santa_monica_ca_metro_goldwyn_mayer_home_entertainment_2000> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Agent/metro_goldwyn_mayer_home_entertainment> ; # Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780792845164> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43985182> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Agent/metro_goldwyn_mayer_home_entertainment> # Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#CreativeWork/el_corrido_de_gregorio_cortez_ballad> # El corrido de Gregorio Cortez (Ballad)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "El corrido de Gregorio Cortez (Ballad)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#CreativeWork/with_his_pistol_in_his_hand> # With his pistol in his hand.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/14900629> ; # Américo Paredes
    schema:name "With his pistol in his hand." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Person/cortez_gregorio_1875_1916> # Gregorio Cortez
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1875" ;
    schema:deathDate "1916" ;
    schema:familyName "Cortez" ;
    schema:givenName "Gregorio" ;
    schema:name "Gregorio Cortez" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Person/paredes_americo_1915_1999> # Américo Paredes
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1915" ;
    schema:deathDate "1999" ;
    schema:familyName "Paredes" ;
    schema:givenName "Américo" ;
    schema:givenName "Américo" ;
    schema:name "Américo Paredes" ;
    schema:name "Américo Paredes" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Place/santa_monica_ca> # Santa Monica, CA
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Santa Monica, CA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502815182#Series/western_legends> # Western legends.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43985182> ; # The ballad of Gregorio Cortez
    schema:name "Western legends." ;
    schema:name "Western legends" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1174006> # Western films
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Western films"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/922105> # Feature films
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Feature films"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/123128381> # Moctesuma Esparza Productions.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Moctesuma Esparza Productions." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/145732236> # MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "MGM Home Entertainment Inc." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14900629> # Américo Paredes
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1915" ;
    schema:deathDate "1999" ;
    schema:familyName "Paredes" ;
    schema:givenName "Américo" ;
    schema:name "Américo Paredes" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/24789956> # Robert M. Young
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1924" ;
    schema:familyName "Young" ;
    schema:givenName "Robert M." ;
    schema:name "Robert M. Young" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2670038> # Edward James Olmos
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Olmos" ;
    schema:givenName "Edward James" ;
    schema:name "Edward James Olmos" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7589087> # Tom Bower
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bower" ;
    schema:givenName "Tom" ;
    schema:name "Tom Bower" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/813347> # Gregorio Cortez
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1875" ;
    schema:deathDate "1916" ;
    schema:familyName "Cortez" ;
    schema:givenName "Gregorio" ;
    schema:name "Gregorio Cortez" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/87073921> # James Gammon
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Gammon" ;
    schema:givenName "James" ;
    schema:name "James Gammon" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/9454294> # Bruce McGill
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1950" ;
    schema:familyName "McGill" ;
    schema:givenName "Bruce" ;
    schema:name "Bruce McGill" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780792845164>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0792845161" ;
    schema:isbn "9780792845164" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.