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Author: Tim RobbinsTim BevanEric FellnerAnthony MinghellaRobyn SlovoAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2007] ©2007
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The true story of a South African hero's journey to freedom. In the country's turbulent and divided times in the 1980s, Patrick Chamusso is an oil refinery foreman and soccer coach who is apolitical. That is, until he and his wife Precious are jailed. Patrick is stunned into action against the country's oppressive reigning system, even as police Colonel Nic Vos further insinuates himself into the Chamussos' lives.
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Genre/Form: Videodiscs
DVD-Video discs
Suspense films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Historical films
Biographical films
Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Thriller
Historical
Biographical
Drama
History
Teatro
Named Person: Patrick Chamusso; Patrick Chamusso
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Robbins; Tim Bevan; Eric Fellner; Anthony Minghella; Robyn Slovo; Shawn Slovo; Phillip Noyce; Philip Miller; Derek Luke; Bonnie Henna; Mncedisi Shabangu; Tumisho Masha; Sithembiso Khumalo; Terry Pheto; Michele Burgers; Mpho Lovinga; Ron Fortunato; Garry Phillips; Jill Bilcock; Reza Levy; Johnny Breedt; Focus Features,; Studio Canal,; Mirage Enterprises (Firm),; Working Title Films,; Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm),
OCLC Number: 76814488
Language Note: Subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing; dialogue in English (Dolby Digital 5.1) or French (Dolby Digital 5.1) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: Audio commentary with director Philip Noyce, Patrick Chamusso, Robyn Slovo, Tim Robbins, Derek Luke and Bonnie Henna; deleted scenes.
Credits: Directors of photography, Ron Fortunato, Garry Phillips ; editor, Jill Bilcock ; music, Philip Miller ; costume designer, Reza Levy ; production designer, Johnny Breedt.
Cast: Tim Robbins, Derek Luke, Bonnie Henna, Mncedisi Shabangu, Tumisho K. Masha, Sithembiso Khumalo, Terry Pheto, Michele Burgers, Mpho Lovinga.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material involving torture and abuse, violence and brief language.
Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr., 37 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; dual layer format; NTSC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation.
Responsibility: Focus Features presents in association with Studiocanal ; a Working Title/Mirage Enterprises production ; produced by Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Anthony Minghella, Robyn Slovo ; written by Shawn Slovo ; directed by Philip Noyce.

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The true story of a South African hero's journey to freedom. In the country's turbulent and divided times in the 1980s, Patrick Chamusso is an oil refinery foreman and soccer coach who is apolitical. That is, until he and his wife Precious are jailed. Patrick is stunned into action against the country's oppressive reigning system, even as police Colonel Nic Vos further insinuates himself into the Chamussos' lives.

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