The Resource JoJo Dancer, your life is calling, Columbia Pictures presents ; produced and directed by Richard Pryor ; written by Rocco Urbisci, Paul Mooney and Richard Pryor ; edited by Donn Cambern

JoJo Dancer, your life is calling, Columbia Pictures presents ; produced and directed by Richard Pryor ; written by Rocco Urbisci, Paul Mooney and Richard Pryor ; edited by Donn Cambern

Label
JoJo Dancer, your life is calling
Title
JoJo Dancer, your life is calling
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents ; produced and directed by Richard Pryor ; written by Rocco Urbisci, Paul Mooney and Richard Pryor ; edited by Donn Cambern
Title variation
Jo Jo Dancer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Jo Jo has it all-Hollywood stardom, movie roles, platinum records. But the price he pays for fame and fortune s too great. He buckles under the pressures of success and suffers a life-threatening accident. Forced to examine his life, the film follows Jo Jo's compelling past through four decades from his upbringing in a brothel, to classic comedy performances in cellar nightclubs, to ultimate stardom as a rowdy, irreverent comic
Cataloging source
GZG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Herbie Hancock
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA: R
Language note
Audio in English, closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.J6 2015
PerformerNote
Richard Pryor, Debbie Allen, Art Evans, Fay Hauser, Barbara Williams, Carmen McRae, Paula Kelly
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-2005
  • 1941-2021
  • 1950-
  • 1942-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pryor, Richard
  • Urbisci, Rocco
  • Mooney, Paul
  • Cambern, Donn
  • Allen, Debbie
  • Evans, Art
  • Hauser, Fay
  • Williams, Barbara
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comedians
  • Fame
  • Accidents
  • Accidents
  • Comedians
  • Fame
Technique
live action
Label
JoJo Dancer, your life is calling, Columbia Pictures presents ; produced and directed by Richard Pryor ; written by Rocco Urbisci, Paul Mooney and Richard Pryor ; edited by Donn Cambern
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn922931261
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396465930
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
46593
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital, anamorphic (1.85:1) widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
JoJo Dancer, your life is calling, Columbia Pictures presents ; produced and directed by Richard Pryor ; written by Rocco Urbisci, Paul Mooney and Richard Pryor ; edited by Donn Cambern
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn922931261
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396465930
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
46593
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital, anamorphic (1.85:1) widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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