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

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, 2011, c1999.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Video  PN1997.B835 B835 2011    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 DVD (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The most wanted westerns collection
Western classics
Western classics.
Most wanted westerns collection.
System Details DVD, Dolby digital, digitally mastered audio & video, 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. Original copyright date, 1971, renewed 1999.
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.
Freedmen -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Swindlers and swindling -- Drama.
Genre/Form Western films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
DVD-Video discs.
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.
Belafonte Enterprises.
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Standard No. 043396014893
Music No. 01489 Columbia TriStar Home Video