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Title Buck and the preacher [(DVD) videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents an E & R Production Corp., Belafonte Enterprises, Inc. co-production ; producer, Joel Glickman ; screenplay, Ernest Kinoy ; directed by Sidney Poitier.

Publication Info. Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [1999]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F BUC    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Western classics.
System Details DVD, Dolby digital mono., widescreen, Region 1 encoding.
Language English or Portuguese dialogue, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean or Thai subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Cast Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte, Ruby Dee, Cameron Mitchell.
Credits Director of photography, Alex Phillips, Jr. ; music, Benny Carter ; editor, Pembroke J. Herring.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1972.
Special features: talent files; original theatrical poster; theatrical trailer; bonus trailers.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Summary An ex-Union Army Cavalry sergeant becomes a scout for freed slaves heading to the Colorado frontier. Tagging along with him are his wife and a Bible-thumping con artist. Attacked by racist bounty hunters, Buck and his followers must summon courage in order to help settle the wild west.
Subject African Americans -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Freed persons -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Swindlers and swindling -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Western films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Glickman, Joel.
Kinoy, Ernest.
Poitier, Sidney.
Belafonte, Harry, 1927-
Dee, Ruby.
Mitchell, Cameron, 1918-1994.
Phillips, Alex.
Carter, Benny.
Herring, Pembroke J., 1930-
Columbia Pictures Corporation.
E & R Productions Corp.
BEI Productions.
Belafonte Enterprises.
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 076782802X
Standard No. 043396014893
Music No. 01489 Columbia TriStar Home Video
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