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To be Takei

Author: Jennifer M KrootBill WeberGerry KimMayuran TiruchelvamTina S KrootAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2014]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The legendary George Takei has blazed his own trail while conquering new frontiers with a beaming trademark grin. Take a hilarious, entertaining, and moving look at the many roles played by eclectic 77-year-old actor/activist George Takei. The film offers unprecedented access to the daily life of George and his husband/business partner, Brad Takei, and chronicles his fascinating personal journey from Japanese  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Documentary films
Biographical films
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Biography
Named Person: George Takei; George Takei
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer M Kroot; Bill Weber; Gerry Kim; Mayuran Tiruchelvam; Tina S Kroot; George Takei; Brad Takei; Leonard Nimoy; William Shatner; Nichelle Nichols; Walter Koenig; Rainbow Shooting Star Pictures,; Dodgeville Films,; Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.,
OCLC Number: 891782783
Language Note: In English with optional English SDH or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Special features: bonus scenes.
Originally produced in 2014.
Credits: Composer, Michael Hearst ; cinematographer, Chris Million.
Cast: George Takei, Brad Takei, Leonard Nimoy, William Shatner, Nichelle Nichols, Walter Koenig.
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1), Dolby digital 5.1.
Responsibility: Rainbow Shooting Star Pictures, in association with Dodgeville Films, a film by Jennifer M. Kroot ; written and directed by Jennifer M. Kroot ; edited and co-directed by Bill Weber ; produced by Gerry Kim & Mayuran Tiruchelvam ; producers, Jennifer M. Kroot, Tina S. Kroot.

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The legendary George Takei has blazed his own trail while conquering new frontiers with a beaming trademark grin. Take a hilarious, entertaining, and moving look at the many roles played by eclectic 77-year-old actor/activist George Takei. The film offers unprecedented access to the daily life of George and his husband/business partner, Brad Takei, and chronicles his fascinating personal journey from Japanese American internment camp to his iconic and groundbreaking role as Sulu on Star Trek, and his rise as a pop culture icon.

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