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Author: Martin RittHarriet FrankIrving RavetchJon VoightPaul WinfieldAll authors
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Playhouse Video, [1985]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of an idealistic, innovative teacher on a remote South Carolina island. His unorthodox teaching methods bring him into conflict with the reactionary school superintendent.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Pat Conroy; Pat Conroy
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Ritt; Harriet Frank; Irving Ravetch; Jon Voight; Paul Winfield; Hume Cronyn; John Williams; Pat Conroy; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Playhouse Video.
OCLC Number: 12831384
Language Note: Closed captioned in English.
Notes: Based on the book: The water is wide / by Pat Conroy.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974.
Credits: Music, John Williams ; director of photography, John A. Alonzo ; editor, Frank Bracht.
Cast: John Voight, Paul Winfield, Hume Cronyn, Madge Sinclair, Tina Andrews, Antonio Fargas.
Description: 1 videocassette (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, NTSC.
Responsibility: 20th Century Fox ; a Martin Ritt/Irving Ravetch production ; screenplay, Irving Ravetch, Harriet Frank, Jr. ; producers, Martin Ritt, Harriet Frank, Jr. ; director, Martin Ritt.

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The story of an idealistic, innovative teacher on a remote South Carolina island. His unorthodox teaching methods bring him into conflict with the reactionary school superintendent.

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