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Zoot suit

Author: Luis ValdezPeter BurrellEdward James OlmosCharles AidmanTyne DalyAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2003].
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lawyers seek justice for a group of Mexican-Americans being sent to prison. Based on the Sleepy Lagoon murder case and the zoot suit riots of 1940's Los Angeles.
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Genre/Form: Legal films
Feature films
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Luis Valdez; Luis Valdez
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Luis Valdez; Peter Burrell; Edward James Olmos; Charles Aidman; Tyne Daly; John Anderson; Daniel Valdez; Center Theatre Group of Los Angeles.; Mark Taper Forum (Los Angeles, Calif.); Universal Pictures (Firm)
ISBN: 0783276761 9780783276762
OCLC Number: 52861528
Language Note: Closed captioned. English dialogue, optional French, or Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Originally issued as a motion picture in 1981.
Based on the play by Luis Valdez.
Credits: Original music and adaptation, Daniel Valdez ; additional music and arrangements, Shorty Rogers ; choreography, Patricia Birch ; editor, Jacqueline Cambas ; director of photography, David Myers.
Cast: Edward James Olmos, Charles Aidman, Tyne Daly, John Anderson, Daniel Valdez.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround.
Other Titles: Zoot suit (Motion picture)
Responsibility: a Universal picture ; a Luis Valdez film ; a Center Theatre Group, Mark Taper Forum presentation ; written for the screen by Luis Valdez ; produced by Peter Burrell ; directed by Luis Valdez.

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Lawyers seek justice for a group of Mexican-Americans being sent to prison. Based on the Sleepy Lagoon murder case and the zoot suit riots of 1940's Los Angeles.

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