Hallelujah / a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a King Vidor production ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor

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Subjects: African Americans--Drama
Cotton farmers--Drama
Feature films
Musical films
Films for the hearing impaired
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English, Summary is in English, Summary is in French, Summary is in Spanish, French, Spanish
Audience: MPAA rating: not rated
Edition: Standard version
Published: [United States] : Turner Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2006]
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Alternate Titles: Title on container: King Vidor's Hallelujah
Analytic Titles: Pie, pie blackbird
Black network
Additional Authors: Vidor, King, 1894-1982
Tuchock, Wanda
Haynes, Daniel L., d. 1954
McKinney, Nina Mae, 1913-1967
Fountaine, William
Gray, Harry
DeKnight, Fanny Belle
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
Turner Entertainment Co
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 1419817124
ISBN: 9781419817120
UPC: 012569676763
Videorecording number: 67676Warner Home Video
DVD, region 1, Dolby digital
Closed-captioned in English. In English (mono) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish
Cast: Daniel L. Haynes, Nina Mae McKinney, William Fountaine, Harry Gray, Fanny Belle DeKnight
Credits: Music, Irving Berlin ; director of photography, Gordon Avil ; editor, Hugh Wynn
Originally released as a motion picture in 1929
Dual-layer format
MPAA rating: not rated
Summary: Infused with spirituals, folk songs, blues, and jazz, Hallelujah follows the fortunes of Zeke, a poor cotton farmer. Love, loss, passion, redemption, make this cinematic milestone the first all-black feature from a major studio
Special features: commentary by Black Cultural Scholars Donald Bogle and Avery Clayton ; 2 vintage musical shorts featuring the Nicholas Brothers and Hallelujah co-star Nina Mae McKinney: Pie, pie blackbird featuring Eubie Blake and band and The black network ; theatrical trailer
OCLC Number: 62764687
ISBN/ISSN: 1419817124