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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, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library DVD    GLO    Available
Edition Special ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Based on the letters by Robert Gould Shaw ; based on the books "Lay this Laurel" by Lincoln Kirstein and "One Gallant Rush" by Peter Burchard.
Special features: Disc 1: Director's audio commentary; picture-in-picture video commentary featuring Ed Zwick, Morgan Freeman & Matthew Broderick ; Disc 2: Documentary "The true story of 'Glory' continues" narrated by Morgan Freeman; "Voices of 'Glory'" featurette; original featurette; deleted scenes; bonus previews; talent files.
Credits Director of photography, Freddie Francis ; editor, Steven Rosenblum ; music, James Horner ; 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 (disc 1), region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen (1.33:1) presentations ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Cosed-captioned.
English or dubbed French dialogue, optional Chinese, English, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai subtitles.
Awards Academy Awards (1990): 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 -- African American troops -- Drama.
Afronorteamericanos -- Estados Unidos -- Teatro.
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.
Estados Unidos -- Historia -- Guerra de SecesiĆ³n, 1861-1865 -- Teatro.
Genre/Form War films
Historical films
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Fields, Freddie
Jarre, Kevin
Zwick, Edward
Broderick, Matthew, 1962-
Washington, Denzel, 1954-
Elwes, Cary, 1962-
Freeman, Morgan.
Kennedy, Jihmi
Braugher, Andre
De Young, Cliff
Francis, Freddie, 1917-2007
Horner, James.
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 1424832365
Standard No. 043396165731
Music No. 16573 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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