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Uniform Title Express (Motion picture)
Title The Express [videorecording] / Davis Entertainment ; IDEA Filmproduktions ; Relativity Media ; produced by John Davis ; written by Charles Leavitt ; directed by Gary Fleder.

Imprint Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    EXP    Available
Description 1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Based on the book "Ernie Davis: the Elmira Express" by Robert Gallagher.
Special features: Deleted scenes with optional commentary by director Gary Fleder; making of The Express; "Making history : the story of Ernie Davis" featurette; "Inside the playbook" (shooting the football games); "From Hollywood to Syracuse" (the legacy of Ernie Davis); feature commentary with director Gary Fleder.
Credits Director of photography, Kramer Morgenthau ; editors, Padraic McKinley, William Steinkamp ; music, Mark Isham.
Cast Dennis Quaid, Rob Brown, Aunjanue Ellis, Darrin Dewitt Henson, Clancy Brown, Omar Benson Miller, Nelsan Ellis, Saul Rubinek, Charles S. Dutton.
Summary "Witness the inspirational true story of a real American hero. Rising from humblest of beginnings, Ernie Davis (Rob Brown) overcame impossible odds to become the first African-American to win college football's greatest honor--the Heisman Trophy"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Optional subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject Davis, Ernie, 1939-1963 -- Drama.
African American football players -- New York (State) -- Syracuse -- Drama.
Football coaches -- New York (State) -- Syracuse -- Drama.
Genre/Form Football films
Biographical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Davis, John.
Leavitt, Charles.
Fleder, Gary
Brown, Rob, 1984-
Quaid, Dennis.
Ellis, Aunjanue.
Henson, Darrin Dewitt.
Brown, Clancy
Rubinek, Saul, 1948-
Gallagher, Robert C. Ernie Davis.
Davis Entertainment Company
IDEA Filmproduktions.
Relativity Media
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Note Title on container: The Express : the Ernie Davis story
Added Title Ernie Davis story
Standard No. 025195024525
Music No. 61103050 Universal Studios Home Entertainment

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