The great debaters
(DVD) 

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Published
[New York] : Weinstein Co., [2008].
Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen version.
Language
English
UPC
796019810708, 796019810722, 00796019810708, 796019810708

Notes

Creation/Production Credits
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Philippe Rousselot ; editors, John Breinholt, Hughes Winborne ; music, Peter Golub, James Newton Howard.
Participants/Performers
Denzel Washington, Nate Parker, Jurnee Smollett, Denzel Whitaker, Jermaine Williams, Forest Whitaker, Gina Ravera, John Heard, Kimberly Elise, Devyn Tyler, Trenton McClain Boyd.
Description
Melvin B. Tolson is a professor at Wiley College in Texas. Wiley is a small African-American college. In 1935, Tolson inspired students to form the school's first debate team. Tolson turns a group of underdog students into a historically elite debate team which goes on to challenge Harvard in the national championship. Inspired by a true story.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; strong thematic material including violence and disturbing images, language, and brief sexuality.
System Details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation.
Language
SEnglish and French soundtracks; English and Spanish subtitles.

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Black, T., Forte, K., Roth, J., Washington, D., Winfrey, O., Eisele, R., Porro, J., Parker, N., Smollett-Bell, J., Whitaker, D., Williams, J., Whitaker, F., Ravera, G., Heard, J., Elise, K., Tyler, D., Boyd, T. M., Rousselot, P., Golub, P., Howard, J. N., Crockett, D., Weinstein, B., & Weinstein, H. (2008). The great debaters (Widescreen version.). Weinstein Co..

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Todd. Black et al.. 2008. The Great Debaters. Weinstein Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Todd. Black et al.. The Great Debaters Weinstein Co, 2008.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Black, Todd., et al. The Great Debaters Widescreen version., Weinstein Co., 2008.

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