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The Brother from another planet

Author: John Sayles; Joe Morton; Cinecom International Films.; Key Video (Firm)
Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI : Key Video, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A sci-fantasy adventure about a black visitor from outer space. Fleeing to Earth to escape slavery on a distant world, he splashes in New York Harbor and makes his way to Harlem, where he's accepted by the regulars at a local bar, and pursued by two alien bounty hunters.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Sayles; Joe Morton; Cinecom International Films.; Key Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 16955969
Notes: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Hi-fi/stereo.
"VHS 6831."
Credits: Director, writer, John Sayles ; producers, Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi.
Cast: Joe Morton.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Responsibility: Cinecom International Films, inc.

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A sci-fantasy adventure about a black visitor from outer space. Fleeing to Earth to escape slavery on a distant world, he splashes in New York Harbor and makes his way to Harlem, where he's accepted by the regulars at a local bar, and pursued by two alien bounty hunters.

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