Amistad
    (1999, original release: 1997)

    Fiction

    DVD

    Call Numbers:
    DVD/DRAMA/AMISTAD
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PUBLISHED
Universal City, CA : DreamWorks, [1999]
©1999
DESCRIPTION
1 videodisc (155 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN
0783231202, 9780783231204
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Originally released as a motion picture in 1997

Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board the slave ship Amistad bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt

Special features include: theatrical trailer; Making of Amistad; production notes; cast and crew biographies

Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music by John Williams

Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, David Paymer, Pete Postlethwaite, Stellan Skarsgård

MPAA rating: R

DVD region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; widescreen format (aspect ratio: 1.85:1)

Closed-captioned

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