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Title Glory [videorecording] / TriStar Pictures presents ; a Freddie Fields production ; an Edward Zwick film ; produced by Freddie Fields ; screenplay by Kevin Jarre ; directed by Edward Zwick.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library DVD    GLO    Available
Description 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the letters by Robert Gould Shaw ; based on the book "Lay this laurel" by Lincoln Kirstein ; based on the book "One gallant rush" by Peter Burchard.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Includes trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Freddie Francis ; editor, Steven Rosenblum ; music, James Horner ; costume designer, Garrett Lewis ; production designer, Norman Garwood.
Cast Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, Morgan Freeman, Jihmi Kennedy, Andre Braugher, Cliff DeYoung, Alan North, Peter Michael Goetz, Bob Gunton, Jay O. Sanders.
Summary Based on the true story of the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War. Robert Gould Shaw and Cabot Forbes are two idealistic young Bostonians that lead the regiment; Sgt. Maj. John Rawlins is the inspiration who unites the troops ; Pvt. Trip is a runaway slave who joins the regiment.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Awards, 1989: Best Supporting Actor (Denzel Washington) ; Best Cinematography (Freddie Francis) ; Best Sound (Donald O. Mitchell, Gregg Rudloff, Elliot Tyson, Russell Williams II).
Subject Shaw, Robert Gould, 1837-1863 -- Drama.
United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 54th (1863-1865) -- Drama.
United States. Army -- African American troops -- Drama.
African American soldiers -- Drama.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans -- Drama.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories -- Drama.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Battlefields -- Drama.
Genre/Form War films.
Historical films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Fields, Freddie. Producer.
Jarre, Kevin. Screenwriter.
Zwick, Edward. Director.
Broderick, Matthew, 1962- Actor.
Washington, Denzel, 1954- Actor.
Elwes, Cary, 1962- Actor.
Freeman, Morgan. Actor.
Kennedy, Jihmi. Actor.
Braugher, Andre. Actor.
Finn, John. Actor.
Donovan, 1946- Actor.
Cullum, J. D. Actor.
Francis, Freddie, 1917-2007. Cinematographer.
Horner, James. Composer.
Shaw, Robert Gould, 1837-1863.
Kirstein, Lincoln, 1907-1996. Lay this laurel.
Burchard, Peter. One gallant rush.
Tri-Star Pictures.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1800177967
Standard No. 043396702899
Music No. 70289 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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