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The Resource Zoot suit, a Luis Valdez film ; a Universal picture ; produced by Peter Burrell ; directed by Luis Valdez ; written for the screen by Luis Valdez, (videorecording)

Zoot suit, a Luis Valdez film ; a Universal picture ; produced by Peter Burrell ; directed by Luis Valdez ; written for the screen by Luis Valdez, (videorecording)

Label
Zoot suit
Title
Zoot suit
Statement of responsibility
a Luis Valdez film ; a Universal picture ; produced by Peter Burrell ; directed by Luis Valdez ; written for the screen by Luis Valdez
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Lawyers seek justice for a group of Mexican-Americans being sent to prison. Based on the Sleepy Lagoon murder case and the zoot suit riots of 1940's Los Angeles
Cataloging source
IXA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Daniel Valdez
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Edward James Olmos, Charles Aidman, Tyne Daly, John Anderson, Daniel Valdez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1922-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Valdez, Luis
  • Burrell, Peter
  • Olmos, Edward James
  • Aidman, Charles
  • Daly, Tyne
  • Anderson, John
  • Valdez, Daniel
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Filmed stage plays
  • Sleepy Lagoon Trial, Los Angeles, 1942-1943
  • Zoot Suit Riots, Los Angeles, Calif., 1943
  • Mexican Americans
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Zoot suit, a Luis Valdez film ; a Universal picture ; produced by Peter Burrell ; directed by Luis Valdez ; written for the screen by Luis Valdez, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, widescreen version
  • Title from container
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1981
  • Based on the play by Luis Valdez
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm52861528
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780783276762
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192261725
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
22617
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Zoot suit, a Luis Valdez film ; a Universal picture ; produced by Peter Burrell ; directed by Luis Valdez ; written for the screen by Luis Valdez, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, widescreen version
  • Title from container
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1981
  • Based on the play by Luis Valdez
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm52861528
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780783276762
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192261725
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
22617
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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