skip to content
A good man in Africa Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A good man in Africa

Author: Colin FrielsJoanne WhalleySean ConneryLouis Gossett, Jr.John LithgowAll authors
Publisher: [Universal City, Calif.] : MCA Universal Home Video, 1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A comedy about sex, power and the colliding cultures of British imperialism and West African independence. As punishment for bedding the wife of a corrupt Kinjanjan presidential candidate, a womanizing British diplomat must somehow bribe an incorruptible official on the politician's behalf.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Friels; Joanne Whalley; Sean Connery; Louis Gossett, Jr.; John Lithgow; Diana Rigg; Bruce Beresford; Universal Pictures (Firm); Southern Sun.; Polar Entertainment.; Capitol Films.; Gramercy Pictures.
ISBN: 0783210973 9780783210971
OCLC Number: 32002606
Notes: Originally produced as motion picture in 1995.
Hi-fi Dolby surround stereo.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Rated R.
"This film has been modified from its original version. It has been formatted to fit this screen."
Credits: Production designer, Herbert Pinter ; music composer, John Du Prez ; editor, Jim Clark ; director of photography, Andrzej Bartkowiak ; executive producers, Joe Caracciolo, Jr., Avi Lerner ; screenplay, William Boyd ; producers, John Fiedler, Mark Tarlov ; director, Bruce Beresford.
Cast: Colin Friels, Joanne Whalley-Kilmer, Sean Connery, Louis Gossett, Jr., John Lithgow, Diana Rigg.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (95 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Universal ; a Southern Sun presentation ; a Polar Entertainment production in association with Capitol Films ; [a Gramercy Pictures release].

Abstract:

A comedy about sex, power and the colliding cultures of British imperialism and West African independence. As punishment for bedding the wife of a corrupt Kinjanjan presidential candidate, a womanizing British diplomat must somehow bribe an incorruptible official on the politician's behalf.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32002606> # A good man in Africa
    a schema:Movie, schema:CreativeWork, bgn:VHS ;
   library:oclcnum "32002606" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355424709#Place/universal_city_calif> ; # Universal City, Calif.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/922105> ; # Feature films
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869095> ; # Comedy films
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.4372/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/924314> ; # Films for the hearing impaired
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/924250> ; # Film adaptations
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/42040416> ; # Joanne Whalley
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/134081510> ; # Southern Sun.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/25828798> ; # Jr. Louis Gossett
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/157411079> ; # Gramercy Pictures.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/139874638> ; # Capitol Films.
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355424709#Person/connery_sean> ; # Sean Connery
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/303065325> ; # Polar Entertainment.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/119676409> ; # John Lithgow
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/132283877> ; # Universal Pictures (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355424709#Person/beresford_bruce> ; # Bruce Beresford
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/59294011> ; # Colin Friels
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355424709#Person/rigg_diana> ; # Diana Rigg
   schema:datePublished "1995" ;
   schema:description "A comedy about sex, power and the colliding cultures of British imperialism and West African independence. As punishment for bedding the wife of a corrupt Kinjanjan presidential candidate, a womanizing British diplomat must somehow bribe an incorruptible official on the politician's behalf."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/355424709> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "A good man in Africa"@en ;
   schema:productID "32002606" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/32002606#PublicationEvent/universal_city_calif_mca_universal_home_video_1995> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355424709#Agent/mca_universal_home_video> ; # MCA Universal Home Video
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780783210971> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/32002606> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355424709#Agent/mca_universal_home_video> # MCA Universal Home Video
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "MCA Universal Home Video" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355424709#Person/beresford_bruce> # Bruce Beresford
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Beresford" ;
   schema:givenName "Bruce" ;
   schema:name "Bruce Beresford" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355424709#Person/connery_sean> # Sean Connery
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Connery" ;
   schema:givenName "Sean" ;
   schema:name "Sean Connery" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355424709#Person/rigg_diana> # Diana Rigg
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Rigg" ;
   schema:givenName "Diana" ;
   schema:name "Diana Rigg" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/355424709#Place/universal_city_calif> # Universal City, Calif.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Universal City, Calif." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869095> # Comedy films
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Comedy films"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/922105> # Feature films
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Feature films"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/924250> # Film adaptations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Film adaptations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/924314> # Films for the hearing impaired
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Films for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/119676409> # John Lithgow
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1945" ;
   schema:familyName "Lithgow" ;
   schema:givenName "John" ;
   schema:name "John Lithgow" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/132283877> # Universal Pictures (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Universal Pictures (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/134081510> # Southern Sun.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Southern Sun." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/139874638> # Capitol Films.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Capitol Films." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/157411079> # Gramercy Pictures.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Gramercy Pictures." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/25828798> # Jr. Louis Gossett
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1936" ;
   schema:familyName "Gossett" ;
   schema:givenName "Louis" ;
   schema:name "Jr. Louis Gossett" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/303065325> # Polar Entertainment.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Polar Entertainment." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/42040416> # Joanne Whalley
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1964" ;
   schema:familyName "Whalley" ;
   schema:givenName "Joanne" ;
   schema:name "Joanne Whalley" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59294011> # Colin Friels
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Friels" ;
   schema:givenName "Colin" ;
   schema:name "Colin Friels" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780783210971>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0783210973" ;
   schema:isbn "9780783210971" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.