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Copperhead / Swordspoint Productions ; screenplay by BIll Kaufman ; directed by Ron Maxwell.

Kaufman, Bill, screenwriter. (Added Author). Maxwell, Ronald F., film director. (Added Author). Campbell, William, 1959- actor. (Added Author). MacFadyen, Angus, 1963- actor. (Added Author). Prews, Augustus, actor. (Added Author). Fonda, Peter, 1939- actor. (Added Author). Frederic, Harold, 1856-1898 Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Cooperhead. (Added Author). Swordspoint Productions (Firm), production company. (Added Author). Warner Bros. Entertainment, production company. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch BLU-RAY FIC COPPERHEAD (Text) 33946003082000 Movies Blu-ray . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music composer and conductor, Laurent Eyquem ; editor, Marc Pollon ; director of photography, Kees van Oostrum.
Participant or Performer Note: Billy Campbell, Angus MacFadyen, Augustus Prew, Peter Fonda.
Summary, etc.: The film, inspired by actual events, takes place in upstate New York, circa 1862. Dairy farmer Abner Beech despises slavery, but just as passionately opposes the war that President Lincoln is waging, all in the name of ₁union,₂ hundreds of miles away. Abner is neither a Yankee nor a Rebel. He is what is known as a ₁Copperhead.₂ A local anti-slavery zealot named Hagadorn stirs up the town against him, with pamphlets and rumors that prompt shopkeepers to boycott Abner₂s dairy products.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13; for an unsettling sequence CHV rating: PG.
System Details Note: Blu-ray, 1080p high definition, 16x9 widescreen (2.4:1), 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio; requires Blu-ray player.
Language Note: English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Frederic, Harold, 1856-1898 > Film adaptations.
New York (State) > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Drama.
Political parties > United States > History > 19th century > Drama.
Boycotts > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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