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Universal City, CA : DreamWorks, c1999.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (2 hrs., 35 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
General Note
Special features include: theatrical trailer; Making of Amistad; production notes; cast and crew biographies.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music by John Williams.
Morgan Freeman, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Hopkins, Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, David Paymer, Pete Postlethwaite, Stellan Skarsgård.
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
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
DVD region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; widescreen format (aspect ratio: 1.85:1).


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Allen, D., Franzoni, D., Freeman, M., Hawthorne, N., Hopkins, A., Hounsou, D., Kamiński, J., McConaughey, M., Paymer, D., Postlethwaite, P., Skarsgård, S., Spielberg, S., Williams, J., & Wilson, C. (1999). Amistad . DreamWorks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Debbie. Allen et al.. 1999. Amistad. Universal City, CA: DreamWorks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Debbie. Allen et al.. Amistad Universal City, CA: DreamWorks, 1999.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Allen, Debbie., et al. Amistad DreamWorks, 1999.

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