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The Jesse Owens story

Author: Dorian Harewood; George Kennedy; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Publisher: Hollywood, CA : Paramount Home Video, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jesse Owens is the track star who won four gold medals. Spanning over forty years, this powerful docudrama traces Jesse's life from his days as a sharecropper's son, through his incredible record-breaking college years, his marriage to his high school sweetheart, his monumental victories in the 1936 Olympics, and his thirty year struggle to survive in a prejudiced country that he loved so deeply.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Biography
Named Person: Jesse Owens
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dorian Harewood; George Kennedy; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; Paramount Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0792110846 9780792110842
OCLC Number: 11109697
Notes: "VHS 85040."
Videocassette release of the 1984 motion picture by Paramount Pictures Corp.
Credits: Producer-writer, Harold Gast ; director, Richard Irving.
Cast: Dorian Harewood, Georg Stanford Brown, Debbi Morgan, Barry Corbin, Kai Wulff, George Kennedy.
Description: 2 videocassettes (174 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures Corp.

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Jesse Owens is the track star who won four gold medals. Spanning over forty years, this powerful docudrama traces Jesse's life from his days as a sharecropper's son, through his incredible record-breaking college years, his marriage to his high school sweetheart, his monumental victories in the 1936 Olympics, and his thirty year struggle to survive in a prejudiced country that he loved so deeply.

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