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The Resource When we were kings, a film by Leon Gast & Taylor Hackford ; a DASFilms presentation ; co-producers, Keith Robinson, Vikram Jayanti ; produced by Leon Gast, David Sonenberg & Taylor Hackford ; directed by Leon Gast, (videorecording)

When we were kings, a film by Leon Gast & Taylor Hackford ; a DASFilms presentation ; co-producers, Keith Robinson, Vikram Jayanti ; produced by Leon Gast, David Sonenberg & Taylor Hackford ; directed by Leon Gast, (videorecording)

Label
When we were kings
Title
When we were kings
Statement of responsibility
a film by Leon Gast & Taylor Hackford ; a DASFilms presentation ; co-producers, Keith Robinson, Vikram Jayanti ; produced by Leon Gast, David Sonenberg & Taylor Hackford ; directed by Leon Gast
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A documentary on Mohammad Ali at the time of the famous "Rumble in the Jungle" match with George Forman in Zaire
Awards note
Academy Award, Best Documentary Feature, 1997.
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographers, Maryse Alberti ... [et al.] ; editors, Leon Gast ... [et al.]
Dewey number
796.83/092
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG (parental guidance suggested, some material may not be suitable for children)
Language note
  • In English with optional subtitles in French and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
GV1132.A4
LC item number
W4955 1997x
PerformerNote
Featuring Muhammad Ali, George Foreman, Don King, James Brown, B.B. King, Mobutu Sese Seko, Spike Lee, Norman Mailer, George Plimpton, Thomas Hauser, Malik Bowens, Lloyd Price, the Spinners, the Crusaders, Lloyd Price
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1931-
  • 1933-2006
  • 1930-1997
  • 1942-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gast, Leon
  • Hackford, Taylor
  • Robinson, Keith
  • Jayanti, Vikram
  • Alberti, Maryse
  • King, Don
  • Brown, James
  • Mobutu Sese Seko
  • Lee, Spike
  • Mailer, Norman
  • Plimpton, George
  • Hauser, Thomas
  • Bowens, Malick
  • Price, Lloyd
  • Makeba, Miriam
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • Foreman, George
  • Spinners (Musical group : U.S.)
  • Crusaders (Musical group)
  • DASFilms (Firm)
  • PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
  • PolyGram Video (Firm)
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • Foreman, George
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Boxing matches
  • Boxeadores
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • Foreman, George
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Boxing matches
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
When we were kings, a film by Leon Gast & Taylor Hackford ; a DASFilms presentation ; co-producers, Keith Robinson, Vikram Jayanti ; produced by Leon Gast, David Sonenberg & Taylor Hackford ; directed by Leon Gast, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Polygram Filmed Entertainment."
  • Program content: c1996
  • Widescreen and full screen versions on opposite sides of disc; aspect ratio of widescreen version: 1.85:1
  • "440 045847-2"--Disc label
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Special features include: interactive menus, film and cast biographies; digitally mastered
Control code
ocm38470791
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9780783271194
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192228223
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
440 045 847-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)38470791
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
When we were kings, a film by Leon Gast & Taylor Hackford ; a DASFilms presentation ; co-producers, Keith Robinson, Vikram Jayanti ; produced by Leon Gast, David Sonenberg & Taylor Hackford ; directed by Leon Gast, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Polygram Filmed Entertainment."
  • Program content: c1996
  • Widescreen and full screen versions on opposite sides of disc; aspect ratio of widescreen version: 1.85:1
  • "440 045847-2"--Disc label
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Special features include: interactive menus, film and cast biographies; digitally mastered
Control code
ocm38470791
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen and full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9780783271194
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192228223
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
440 045 847-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)38470791
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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