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The Power of one

Author: John G AvildsenStephen DorffJohn GielgudMorgan FreemanBryce CourtenayAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 1999, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen edView all editions and formats
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A young English boy, orphaned in a foreign land and terrorized for his political belief, turns to boxing. As he grows up fighting with his fists and leading with his heart, he takes on the system and the social injustices around him--finding that one person really can make a difference.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Social problems
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John G Avildsen; Stephen Dorff; John Gielgud; Morgan Freeman; Bryce Courtenay; Studio Canal+.; Regency Enterprises.; Alcor Films.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790740850 9780790740850
OCLC Number: 43657844
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Videodisc release of the 1992 motion picture.
Based on the novel of the same title by Bryce Courtenay.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Credits: Producer, Arnon Milchan ; screenplay, Robert Mark Kamen ; photography, Dean Semler ; music, Hans Zimmer.
Performer(s): Stephen Dorff, Armin Mueller-Stahl, John Gielgud, Morgan Freeman.
Target Audience: Rated PG-13.
Description: 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Region 1 ; widescreen ; Dolby digital surround stereo.
Responsibility: Le Studio Canalt +, Regency Enterprises and Alcor Films ; directed by John G. Avildsen.

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A young English boy, orphaned in a foreign land and terrorized for his political belief, turns to boxing. As he grows up fighting with his fists and leading with his heart, he takes on the system and the social injustices around him--finding that one person really can make a difference.

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