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Deacons For Defense (2003)
(DVD)

Call Number DVD/DRAMA/DEACONS

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Published: [United States] : Showtime Entertainment : Hallmark Entertainment Distribution, LLC, c2003
Edition:  Full screen format
Description:  1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 1932228829,
Language:  English


Originally broadcast as a made-for TV movie in 2003

Special features: filmographies of Forest Whitaker and Jonathan Silverman; interviews with Forest Whitaker and Jonathan Silverman

Forest Whitaker, Jonathan Silverman, Ossie Davis, Paul Benjamin, Gene Mack, Beau Starr, Tyrone Benskin, Melanie Nicholls-King, Chris Britton

Set in Louisiana in the 1960s, a group calling themselves Deacons for Defense rise up against the Ku Klux Klan. A hard-working man forms the Black militia group which then became a focal point during civil rights movement

MPAA rating: R

DVD, region 1

English (Dolby 5.1 or stereo 2.0) and Spanish (mono.) language soundtracks; closed-captioned in English

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