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Hallelujah / a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a King Vidor production ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor.

Format Video (DVD)
EditionStandard version.
Publication Info[United States] : Turner Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2006]
Description1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorVidor, King, 1894-1982.
Other author/creatorTuchock, Wanda.
Other author/creatorHaynes, Daniel L., -1954.
Other author/creatorMcKinney, Nina Mae, 1912-1967.
Other author/creatorFountaine, William.
Other author/creatorGray, Harry.
Other author/creatorDeKnight, Fanny Belle.
Other author/creatorBerlin, Irving, 1888-1989.
Other author/creatorMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Other author/creatorTurner Entertainment Co.
Other author/creatorWarner Home Video (Firm)
Variant title Title on container: King Vidor's Hallelujah
Abstract Infused with spirituals, folk songs, blues, and jazz, Hallelujah follows the fortunes of Zeke, a poor cotton farmer. Love, loss, passion, redemption, make this cinematic milestone the first all-black feature from a major studio.
General noteOriginally released as a motion picture in 1929.
General noteDual-layer format.
General noteSpecial features: commentary by Black Cultural Scholars Donald Bogle and Avery Clayton ; 2 vintage musical shorts featuring the Nicholas Brothers and Hallelujah co-star Nina Mae McKinney: Pie, pie blackbird featuring Eubie Blake and band and The black network ; theatrical trailer.
CreditsMusic, Irving Berlin ; director of photography, Gordon Avil ; editor, Hugh Wynn.
Cast Daniel L. Haynes, Nina Mae McKinney, William Fountaine, Harry Gray, Fanny Belle DeKnight.
Audience MPAA rating: not rated.
Technical detailsDVD.
LanguageIn English (mono) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English.
Genre/formFeature films.
Genre/formMusical films.
Genre/formVideo recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other titlePie, pie blackbird.
Other titleBlack network.
UPC 012569676763
Publisher number67676 Warner Home Video
Stock numberMidwest Tapes

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Joyner Compact DVDs PN1995.9.N4 H35545 2006 DVD ✔ Available Place Hold

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