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Tall tales & legends. John Henry

Author: Barry CorbinSamm-Art WilliamsDanny GloverTom HulceLynn WhitfieldAll authors
Publisher: Port Washington, NY : Koch Vision, ©2005, 1987.
Series: Shelley Duvall's tall tales & legends.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Big as a mountain, with arms as big as oak trees, John Henry must prove he can do his job better than a machine.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for children
Children's television programs
Children's films
Juvenile works
Legends
DVD-Video discs
Juvenile films
Folklore Juvenile films
Fiction
Named Person: John Henry, (Legendary character); John Henry, (Legendary character)
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Corbin; Samm-Art Williams; Danny Glover; Tom Hulce; Lynn Whitfield; Shelley Duvall; Bridget Terry; Ray Danton; Platypus Productions.; Gaylord Production Co.; KOCH Vision (Firm)
ISBN: 1417228407 9781417228409
OCLC Number: 57623270
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: DVD release of the 1987 television production.
Credits: Executive producer, Shelley Duvall ; producer, Bridget Terry ; director, Ray Danton ; teleplay, Samm-Art Williams.
Cast: Danny Glover, Thomas Hulce, Lynn Whitfield, Barry Corbin, Thelma Houston, Lou Rawls, James Louis Watkins, E'lon Cox, David Donham, Jadii Johnson, Christopher Burton, Rich Reynolds, Lemoria English, Kendall Mayes, Elsie Sniffen, Michael Higins, Bubba Car, Melissa Hurley.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated; ages 4 & up.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, full screen (4x3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Contents: John Henry.
Series Title: Shelley Duvall's tall tales & legends.
Other Titles: John Henry
Tall tales and legends.
Shelley Duvall's Tall tales & legends.
Tall tales & legends (Television program)
Responsibility: Platypus Productions, Inc. ; Gaylord Production Company.

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Big as a mountain, with arms as big as oak trees, John Henry must prove he can do his job better than a machine.

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