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Billy : portrait of a street kid

Publisher: United States : National Broadcasting Company, 1977.
Edition/Format:   Film : Film   Visual material   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Summary:
Made-for-TV movie, which aired on NBC in 1977, about an inner-city teen who wants to become a veterinarian. The movie was based on the novel "Peoples" by Robert C.S. Downs and starred LeVar Burton and Ossie Davis.
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Genre/Form: Adaptation
Television feature
Drama
Named Person: LeVar Burton; Ossie Davis; Michael Constantine
Material Type: Film, Internet resource
Document Type: Visual material, Archival Material, Internet Resource
OCLC Number: 528809504
Notes: Film on 2 reels, approximate run time of 90 minutes.
Some minor sound fluctuations throughout.
Credits: Producer, Mark Carliner; director, Steven Gethers; writer, Steven Gethers.
Cast: LeVar Burton, Ossie Davis, Dolph Sweet, Chick Vennera, Tina Andrews, Roxie Roker, T.K. Carter, Michael Constantine.
Description: 2 film reels : sound, color ; 16 mm print
Responsibility: Mark Carliner Productions.

Abstract:

Made-for-TV movie, which aired on NBC in 1977, about an inner-city teen who wants to become a veterinarian. The movie was based on the novel "Peoples" by Robert C.S. Downs and starred LeVar Burton and Ossie Davis.

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