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The Resource Machine gun preacher, Relativity Media presents in association with Virgin Produced a Safady Entertainment, Apparatus, GG Filmz production ; produced by Robbie Brenner [and others] ; written by Jason Keller ; directed by Marc Forster, (videorecording DVD)

Machine gun preacher, Relativity Media presents in association with Virgin Produced a Safady Entertainment, Apparatus, GG Filmz production ; produced by Robbie Brenner [and others] ; written by Jason Keller ; directed by Marc Forster, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Machine gun preacher
Title
Machine gun preacher
Statement of responsibility
Relativity Media presents in association with Virgin Produced a Safady Entertainment, Apparatus, GG Filmz production ; produced by Robbie Brenner [and others] ; written by Jason Keller ; directed by Marc Forster
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Sam Childers is a drug-dealing criminal who undergoes an astonishing spiritual transformation and makes a life-changing decision to travel to war-torn East Africa. After witnessing unspeakable horrors faced by innocent children, he vows to save them at any cost, including his own safety. Childers begins waging a relentless battle against the territory's renegade militia, leading harrowing missions behind enemy lines to rescue kidnapped orphans and restore peace to their lives and eventually his own. Based on a true story
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Asche & Spencer ; editor, Matt Chesse ; director of photography, Roberto Schaefer
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for violent content including disturbing images, language, some drug use and a scene of sexuality
Language note
In English, with optional English SDH or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.M33 2012
PerformerNote
Gerard Butler, Michelle Monaghan, Kathy Baker, Michael Shannon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1968-
  • 1969-
  • 1950-
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Forster, Marc
  • Brenner, Robbie
  • Keller, Jason
  • Butler, Gerard
  • Monaghan, Michelle
  • Baker, Kathy
  • Shannon, Michael
  • Relativity Media
  • Virgin Produced (Firm)
  • Safady Entertainment (Firm)
  • Apparatus Productions
  • GG Filmz
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
129
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Childers, Sam
  • Childers, Sam
  • Darfur Conflict (Sudan : 2003- )
  • Drug traffic
  • Missionaries
  • Child soldiers
  • Delitos y delincuentes
  • Tráfico de drogas
  • Child soldiers
  • Drug traffic
  • Missionaries
  • Sudan
  • Sudan
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Machine gun preacher, Relativity Media presents in association with Virgin Produced a Safady Entertainment, Apparatus, GG Filmz production ; produced by Robbie Brenner [and others] ; written by Jason Keller ; directed by Marc Forster, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • DVD release of the 2011 motion picture
  • Based on a true story
  • Special features include Making the music for Machine gun preacher and theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (129 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543776505
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2277650
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2765613
  • (OCoLC)786325849
  • (OCoLC)ocn786325849
  • 1804594
  • 2765613
System details
DVD, NTSC ; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Machine gun preacher, Relativity Media presents in association with Virgin Produced a Safady Entertainment, Apparatus, GG Filmz production ; produced by Robbie Brenner [and others] ; written by Jason Keller ; directed by Marc Forster, (videorecording DVD)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • DVD release of the 2011 motion picture
  • Based on a true story
  • Special features include Making the music for Machine gun preacher and theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (129 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543776505
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2277650
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2765613
  • (OCoLC)786325849
  • (OCoLC)ocn786325849
  • 1804594
  • 2765613
System details
DVD, NTSC ; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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