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The Resource A time to kill, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Regency Enterprises an Arnon Milchan production, a Joel Schumacher film ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Michael Nathanson, Hunt Lowry and John Grisham ; screenplay by Akiva Goldsman ; directed by Joel Schumacher, (videorecording Blu-ray)

A time to kill, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Regency Enterprises an Arnon Milchan production, a Joel Schumacher film ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Michael Nathanson, Hunt Lowry and John Grisham ; screenplay by Akiva Goldsman ; directed by Joel Schumacher, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
A time to kill
Title
A time to kill
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Regency Enterprises an Arnon Milchan production, a Joel Schumacher film ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Michael Nathanson, Hunt Lowry and John Grisham ; screenplay by Akiva Goldsman ; directed by Joel Schumacher
Title variation
Non coupable
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fin
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • nor
  • por
  • spa
  • swe
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • por
  • spa
  • dan
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
Canton, Mississippi. Carl Lee Hailey's 10-year-old daughter, Tonya, is viciously brutalized and raped by two white racist rednecks. The two are found at a roadside bar, bragging about what they did to Tonya. Carl Lee remembers a case where four white men raped a black girl in a nearby town and were acquitted. Carl Lee is determined to not let that happen again. While a deputy is escorting the men up to the court room, Carl emerges with an assault rifle. He kills the two men. Carl is arrested. He wants to be represented by his friend, Jake Brigance. Helping Jake on the case are his former law professor Lucien Wilbanks, fellow attorney Harry Rex Vonner, and law student Ellen Roark. Ellen has had experience with death penalty cases. Revenge is sought in the white community with the help of the Mississippi branch of the KKK. The KKK plants a bomb under Jake's porch. The National Guard is called to Canton to keep the peace during the trial. Jake puts everything into Carl's defense
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Time to kill (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Menzies, Jr., ; editor, William Steinkamp ; music, Elliot Goldenthal
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R; for violence and some graphic language
  • CHV rating: 14A
Language note
English (Dolby TrueHD 5.1, Dolby 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby 5.1), dubbed German (Dolby 5.1), dubbed Italian (Dolby 2.0), dubbed Portuguese (Dolby 2.0) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby 5.1, Dolby 2.0) dialogue, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Spanish or Swedish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T56 2009
PerformerNote
Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, Matthew McConaughey, Kevin Spacey, Brenda Fricker, Oliver Platt, Charles S. Dutton, Ashley Judd, Patrick McGoohan, Donald Sutherland
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1969-
  • 1928-2009
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schumacher, Joel
  • Goldsman, Akiva
  • Milchan, Arnon
  • Nathanson, Michael
  • Lowry, Hunt
  • Grisham, John
  • Bullock, Sandra
  • Jackson, Samuel L
  • McConaughey, Matthew
  • Spacey, Kevin
  • Fricker, Brenda
  • Platt, Oliver
  • Dutton, Charles S
  • Judd, Ashley
  • McGoohan, Patrick
  • Sutherland, Donald
  • Grisham, John
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Regency Enterprises
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
150
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American men
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Murder
  • Revenge
  • Criminal behavior
  • Hombres afronorteamericanos
  • Abogados
  • African American men
  • Criminal behavior
  • Murder
  • Revenge
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Mississippi
Technique
live action
Label
A time to kill, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Regency Enterprises an Arnon Milchan production, a Joel Schumacher film ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Michael Nathanson, Hunt Lowry and John Grisham ; screenplay by Akiva Goldsman ; directed by Joel Schumacher, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by John Grisham
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Wide screen (2.40:1)
  • Special feature: Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9781419874338
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929039258
  • 883929064625
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000043024
  • 3000018594
  • 3000021454
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3024444
  • (OCoLC)302424939
  • (OCoLC)ocn302424939
  • 2402951
  • 3024444
System details
Blu-ray disc; Dolby True-HD 5.1; Dolby Digital 5.1; Dolby Digital 2.0; 1080p High Definition. (Special features: Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo, 480i or 480p standard definition.)
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
A time to kill, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Regency Enterprises an Arnon Milchan production, a Joel Schumacher film ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Michael Nathanson, Hunt Lowry and John Grisham ; screenplay by Akiva Goldsman ; directed by Joel Schumacher, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by John Grisham
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Wide screen (2.40:1)
  • Special feature: Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9781419874338
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929039258
  • 883929064625
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000043024
  • 3000018594
  • 3000021454
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3024444
  • (OCoLC)302424939
  • (OCoLC)ocn302424939
  • 2402951
  • 3024444
System details
Blu-ray disc; Dolby True-HD 5.1; Dolby Digital 5.1; Dolby Digital 2.0; 1080p High Definition. (Special features: Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo, 480i or 480p standard definition.)
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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