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A soldier's story

Author: Norman JewisonCharles FullerRonald L SchwaryPatrick PalmerHoward E RollinsAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia Pictures, [2006]
Edition/Format:   Video : Videodisc   Visual material : English : Widescreen presentation
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A black army attorney is sent to Fort Neal, Louisiana, near the end of World War II to investigate the murder of Sgt. Waters, a black man who despised his own roots.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Mystery films
Mystery
Film adaptations
Drama
Named Person: Charles Fuller
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Jewison; Charles Fuller; Ronald L Schwary; Patrick Palmer; Howard E Rollins; Adolph Caesar; Denzel Washington; Columbia Pictures.
ISBN: 076782458X 9780767824583
OCLC Number: 1084281124
Language Note: In English with optional soundtrack in Spanish; optional subtitles in English, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, and Thai; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on: A soldier's play / Charles Fuller.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Special features: Production notes, March to freedom documentary narrated by Paul Winfield, director Norman Jewison's commentary, original theatrical trailer, bonus theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Russell Boyd; production design, Walter Scott Herndon; editors, Mark Warner, Caroline Biggerstaff; music, Herbie Hancock.
Cast: Howard E. Rollins, Jr., Adolph Caesar, Denzel Washington, Patti Labelle.
Target Audience: Rated PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 min.
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures presents a Norman Jewison Film ; screenplay by Charles Fuller ; produced by Norman Jewison, Ronald L. Schwary, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Norman Jewison.

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A black army attorney is sent to Fort Neal, Louisiana, near the end of World War II to investigate the murder of Sgt. Waters, a black man who despised his own roots.

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