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Purlie victorious / Rainbow Films Holdings, LLC. ; directed by Nicholas Webster. .

Webster, Nicholas, director. (Added Author). Davis, Ossie, cast. (Added Author). Dee, Ruby, cast. (Added Author). Booke, Sorrell, 1930-1994 cast. (Added Author). Cambridge, Godrey, cast. (Added Author). Alda, Alan, 1936- cast. (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
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon DVD DRAMA PURLIE 1963 (Text) 30653003345378 Adult Drama dvd Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788607022
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr. 40 min.) : sound, black and white, ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Full screen format (aspect ratio 1.33:1)
  • Publisher: Orland Park, Ill. : MPI Home Video, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the Broadway play
Special features : Interview with Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee (March 11, 1972)
Participant or Performer Note: CAST : Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Sorrell Booke, Godfrey Cambridge, Alan Alda.
Summary, etc.: A black preacher returns home to rural Georgia to claim an inheritance and bring down the ruthless plantation owner that he once served. He finds a surprise ally in the plantation owner's son.
Language Note: English soundtrack.
Subject: African American clergy > Drama.
Plantation owners > United States > Drama.

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