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Title Hallelujah [videorecording] / a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; scenario by Wanda Tuchock ; story and direction by King Vidor.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2013?]
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video

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Description 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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Series Warner Bros. archive collection
Archive collection.
System Details DVD, full screen (1.37:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English dialogue, optional Spanish, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Cast Daniel Haynes, Nina Mae McKinney.
Credits Music, Irving Berlin ; director of photography, Gordon Avil ; editor, Hugh Wynn.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1929.
Audience 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, and brilliant moviemaking, this cinematic milestone is the first all-black feature from a major studio.
Note Special features: Commentary by Black Cultural Scholars Donald Bogle and Avery Clayton; 2 vintage musical shorts featuring Nocholas Brothers and "Hallelujah" costar Nina Mae McKinney "Pie, pie blackbird" (also with Eubie Blake) and "The black network".
Subject African Americans -- Religion -- Drama.
African Americans -- Drama.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Genre/Form Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Tuchock, Wanda, screenwriter.
Vidor, King, 1894-1982, screenwriter, film director.
Haynes, Daniel L., -1954, actor.
McKinney, Nina Mae, 1912-1967, actor.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, presenter.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Cover Title King Vidor's Hallelujah
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