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The long walk home

Author: Richard PearceHoward W KochDave BellTaylor HackfordStuart BenjaminAll authors
Publisher: [Santa Monica, Calif.] : Lions Gate Films, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Odessa Cotter, is a quiet, dignified woman who works as a housekeeper for Miriam Thompson. When Odessa honors the 1955 Montgomery, Alabama, bus boycott by walking an exhausting nine miles to and from work, Miriam offers her a ride. Defying both Miriam's racist husband, and the powerful White Citizen's Council, Miriam and Odessa put their lives in danger for civil rights.
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Genre/Form: Fiction films
Feature films
Historical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Pearce; Howard W Koch; Dave Bell; Taylor Hackford; Stuart Benjamin; John Cork; Sissy Spacek; Whoopi Goldberg; Dwight Schultz; Ving Rhames; Dylan Baker; Erika Alexander; Lexi Randall; Richard Habersham; Jason Weaver; Chelcie Ross; Mary Steenburgen; Blake Russell; Shay Cunliffe; George Fenton; Bill Yahraus; Roger A Deakins; New Visions Pictures,; Dave Bell Associates,; Lions Gate Films,
OCLC Number: 819665117
Language Note: English or Spanish dialogue; English subtitles.
Notes: Title from web and sell sheet.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1990.
Release date: Jan. 29, 2013.
Credits: Production designer, Blake Russell ; costume designer, Shay Cunliffe ; music by George Fenton ; edited by Bill Yahraus ; director of photography, Roger Deakins.
Cast: Sissy Spacek, Whoopi Goldberg, Dwight Schultz, Ving Rhames, Dylan Baker, Erika Alexander, Lexi Randall, Richard Habersham, Jason Weaver, Chelcie Ross ; narrated by Mary Steenburgen.
Target Audience: Rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Other Titles: Long walk home (Motion picture)
Responsibility: New Visions Pictures presents a Howard W. Koch, Jr., Dave Bell Associates production ; executive producers, Taylor Hackford, Stuart Benjamin ; written by John Cork ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr., Dave Bell ; directed by Richard Pearce.

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Odessa Cotter, is a quiet, dignified woman who works as a housekeeper for Miriam Thompson. When Odessa honors the 1955 Montgomery, Alabama, bus boycott by walking an exhausting nine miles to and from work, Miriam offers her a ride. Defying both Miriam's racist husband, and the powerful White Citizen's Council, Miriam and Odessa put their lives in danger for civil rights.

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