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Brother John

Author: Sidney PoitierWill GeerBradford DillmanBeverly ToddErnest KinoyAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2003]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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John Kane left his home in Alabama when he was sixteen years-old. There is no way to reach him yet whenever there is a death in the family, he knows to return home. This time he returns to his sister's deathbed. His mysterious appearance stirs the interest of the townsfolk, some thinking he is a Communist agitator, others thinking he is magical, and still others thinking he is a criminal.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sidney Poitier; Will Geer; Bradford Dillman; Beverly Todd; Ernest Kinoy; Joel Glickman; James Goldstone; Columbia Pictures.; E + R (Firm); Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0767881273 9780767881272
OCLC Number: 52112879
Language Note: In English with optional English and French subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1970.
Special features include trailers for the films Brother John, Raisin in the sun and To sir with love.
Credits: Director of photography, Gerlad Perry Finnerman ; editor, Edward A. Biery ; music, Quincy Jones.
Cast: Sidney Poitier, Will Geer, Bradford Dillman, Beverly Todd.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13.
Description: 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, aspect ratio, 1.85:1; digitally mastered audio and anamorphic video.
Responsibility: Columbia ; an E+R production ; written by Ernest Kinoy ; produced by Joel Glickman ; directed by James Goldstone.

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John Kane left his home in Alabama when he was sixteen years-old. There is no way to reach him yet whenever there is a death in the family, he knows to return home. This time he returns to his sister's deathbed. His mysterious appearance stirs the interest of the townsfolk, some thinking he is a Communist agitator, others thinking he is magical, and still others thinking he is a criminal.

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