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  • 23 of 25 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch DVD SEV (Text) 34207001947853 DVDs, Adult Available -
Attica PL - Attica 791 .43 dvd (Text) 74231000056609 AV Area Available -
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Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD 1776 (Text) 34304000231999 Adult - DVD Available -
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Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD MUSICAL SEV (Text) 33187004287245 Digital Video Disc Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown DVD 1776 (Text) 75342000074987 DVD Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood EDVD SEV (Text) 36626103274734 AV Entertainment DVD Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0767860322 (DVD)
  • ISBN: 9780767860321 (DVD)
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 166 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version, restored director's cut.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c1972-2002.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Purcashed with funds from a State Grant in Aid, FY 2005-2006.
Book by Peter Stone. Based on the musical play "1776" produced on the New York stage by Stuart Ostrow.
Special features: director and screenwriter commentary, screen tests, bonus trailers, production notes.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Peter Stone ; directed by Peter H. Hunt. Director of photography, Harry Stradling, Jr. ; music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards ; based on a conception by Sherman Edwards ; choreography, Onna White.
Participant or Performer Note:
William Daniels, Howard Da Silva, Ken Howard, Donald Madden, Blythe Danner, John Cullum, Roy Poole, David Ford, Virginia Vestoff, Ron Holgate, Ray Middleton, John Myhers, Rex Robbins, William Duell.
Summary, etc.:
1776 is a delightful musical celebration of the founding of The United States of America. The story centers around the familiar historical characters as they organize a movement for independence from Mother England. All events lead up to that most significant date, July 4, 1776, when the Declaration of Independence was signed. This is the DVD "restored" version which runs ca. 166 minutes -- longer than the theatrical release cut, yet shorter than the laserdisc "restored" version.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, Region 1 encoding.
Language Note:
English soundtrack; optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Stone, Peter, 1930-2003 > Film and video adaptations.
Adams, John, 1735-1826 > Drama.
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 > Drama.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 > Drama.
United States. Declaration of Independence > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Feature films United States.
Historical films.
Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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