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Amistad / DreamWorks Pictures presents in association with HBO Pictures ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; written by David Franzoni ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Debbie Allen, Colin Wilson.

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Available copies

  • 10 of 10 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Dorchester County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Dorchester - St. George Main Library DVD FIC AMI (Text) 30018004835191 Adult DVD Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch DVD FIC AMI (Text) 30018005364209 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0783231202
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (155 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : DreamWorks, [1999]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
Special features include: theatrical trailer; Making of Amistad; production notes; cast and crew biographies.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music by John Williams.
Participant or Performer Note:
Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, David Paymer, Pete Postlethwaite, Stellan Skarsgård.
Summary, etc.:
Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board the slave ship Amistad bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; widescreen format (aspect ratio: 1.85:1).
Language Note:
Subject: Amistad (Schooner) > Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Video recordings.
Slave insurrections > United States > Drama.
Trials (Mutiny) > United States > Drama.
Cinque > Drama.
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 > Drama.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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