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Roll of thunder, hear my cry

Author: Morgan FreemanClaudia McNeilJanet MacLachlanMildred D TaylorTomorrow Entertainment (Firm)All authors
Publisher: Van Nuys, Calif. : LIVE Home Video, [1993], ©1978.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Mississippi, during the Great Depression of the 1930's, the Logans are one of the few Black families who own their own land. Nine-year-old Cassie Logan doesn't understand why her parents attach so much importance to this, any more than she understands the Night Riders, white men who terrorize her people.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Morgan Freeman; Claudia McNeil; Janet MacLachlan; Mildred D Taylor; Tomorrow Entertainment (Firm); LIVE Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0784000662 9780784000663
OCLC Number: 27366404
Notes: Based on the book by Mildred D. Taylor.
Originally released as motion picture in 1978.
Credits: Director of photography, Robert Hauser ; editor, Frank J. Urioste ; art director, Allan Manser ; music, Fred Karlin.
Cast: Morgan Freeman, Claudia McNeil, Janet MacLachlan.
Awards: Coretta Scott King Honor, author, 1977.
Newbery Medal, 1977.
Target Audience: Rated PG.
Description: 1 videocassette (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; hi-fi.
Responsibility: Tomorrow Entertainment.

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In Mississippi, during the Great Depression of the 1930's, the Logans are one of the few Black families who own their own land. Nine-year-old Cassie Logan doesn't understand why her parents attach so much importance to this, any more than she understands the Night Riders, white men who terrorize her people.

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