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The Resource The watermelon man, a Bennett-Mirell-Van Peebles production ; Columbia Pictures ; written by Herman Raucher ; music by Melvin Van Peebles ; produced by John B. Bennett ; directed by Melvin Van Peebles, (videorecording)

The watermelon man, a Bennett-Mirell-Van Peebles production ; Columbia Pictures ; written by Herman Raucher ; music by Melvin Van Peebles ; produced by John B. Bennett ; directed by Melvin Van Peebles, (videorecording)

Label
The watermelon man
Title
The watermelon man
Statement of responsibility
a Bennett-Mirell-Van Peebles production ; Columbia Pictures ; written by Herman Raucher ; music by Melvin Van Peebles ; produced by John B. Bennett ; directed by Melvin Van Peebles
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comedy concerning a bigoted white man who is permanently turned black and must now contend with a shocked wife, his kids, angry neighbors, cold shoulders at the office and a back seat on the bus
Cataloging source
OMI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Watermelon man (Motion picture)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W37 2004
PerformerNote
Godfrey Cambridge, Estelle Parsons, Howard Caine, Mantan Moreland
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-
  • 1933-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Raucher, Herman
  • Van Peebles, Melvin
  • Bennett, John B
  • Cambridge, Godfrey
  • Parsons, Estelle
  • Caine, Howard
  • Moreland, Mantan
  • Mirell, Leon
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prejudices
  • Toleration
  • Race discrimination
  • Longs métrages
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The watermelon man, a Bennett-Mirell-Van Peebles production ; Columbia Pictures ; written by Herman Raucher ; music by Melvin Van Peebles ; produced by John B. Bennett ; directed by Melvin Van Peebles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1970
  • Special features: introduction by Melvin Van Peebles; previews
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
56520009
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.)
Isbn
9781404956100
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
04339605032
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05053
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The watermelon man, a Bennett-Mirell-Van Peebles production ; Columbia Pictures ; written by Herman Raucher ; music by Melvin Van Peebles ; produced by John B. Bennett ; directed by Melvin Van Peebles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1970
  • Special features: introduction by Melvin Van Peebles; previews
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
56520009
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.)
Isbn
9781404956100
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
04339605032
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05053
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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