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Our friend, Martin

Author: Edward AsnerAngela BassettLucas BlackLeVar BurtonDanny GloverAll authors
Publisher: [Los Angeles] : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [1998]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Animation   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What begins as a routine class project for a diverse group of sixth-graders turns into a magical, time-traveling adventure they'll never forget! Authentic historical footage of Martin Luther King, Jr. is blended with colorful animation as the students learn about--and actually meet--the civil rights leader who challenged all Americans to turn his dream of freedom into reality.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Named Person: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr.
Material Type: Animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Asner; Angela Bassett; Lucas Black; LeVar Burton; Danny Glover; Whoopi Goldberg; Samuel L Jackson; James Earl Jones; Ashley Judd; Dexter King; Yolanda King; Robert Ri'chard; Susan Sarandon; John Travolta; Oprah Winfrey; Vincenzo Trippetti; Rob Smiley; Dawn Comer; Chris Simmons; Sib Ventress; Deborah Pratt; DIC Entertainment (Firm); Intellectual Properties Management (Firm)
OCLC Number: 40607284
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Written by Dawn Comer and Chris Simmons ; screenplay by Dawn Comer, Chris Simmons, Sib Ventress, Deborah Pratt ; directed by Vincenzo Trippetti, Rob Smiley.
Cast: Ed Asner, Angela Bassett, Lucas Black, Levar Burton, Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones, Ashley Judd, Dexter King, Yolanda King, Robert Ri'chard, Susan Sarandon, John Travolta, Jaleel White, Oprah Winfrey.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: DIC Entertainment, L.P. and I.P.M. ; written by Dawn Comer and Chris Simmons ; screenplay by Dawn Comer, Chris Simmons, Sib Ventress, Deborah Pratt ; directed by Vincenzo Trippetti, Rob Smiley.

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What begins as a routine class project for a diverse group of sixth-graders turns into a magical, time-traveling adventure they'll never forget! Authentic historical footage of Martin Luther King, Jr. is blended with colorful animation as the students learn about--and actually meet--the civil rights leader who challenged all Americans to turn his dream of freedom into reality.

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