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Drum

Format: DVD 2014
Availability: Unavailable 0 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Status
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - African American IN TRANSIT
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - African American
 
Status  IN TRANSIT
 
 
Summary
Plantation boss and slave owner Hammond Maxwell purchases Drum and Blaise from bordello hostess Marianna. Thrown into the package is Drum's girlfriend Regine, who is intended to be a mistress for Maxwell. However, Augusta Chauvet, setting her sights on Maxwell, has other plans. After stoically enduring all the indignities he can take, Drum finally snaps and a violent slave revolt follows.
Additional Information
Subjects Onstott, Kyle, -- 1887-1966 -- Film adaptations.
Slavery -- United States -- Drama.
Slaves -- United States -- Drama.
Slaveholders -- United States -- Drama.
Slave insurrections -- United States -- Drama.
Plantations -- Southern States -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Action and adventure films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Blaxploitation films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Publisher [Beverly Hills, California] :2014
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Drum.
Contributors Wexler, Norman, screenwriter.
Serpe, Ralph, 1911-1992, producer.
Carver, Steve, 1945- director.
Oates, Warren, 1928-1982, actor.
Vega, Isela, actor.
Norton, Ken, actor.
Grier, Pam, 1949- actor.
Kotto, Yaphet, 1939- actor.
Colicos, John, 1928-2000, actor.
Lewis, Fiona, 1946- actor.
Kelly, Paula, actor.
Sykes, Brenda, 1949- actor.
Smalls, Charlie, composer.
Onstott, Kyle, 1887-1966. Drum.
Dino de Laurentiis Corporation, production company.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, publisher.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Participants/Performers Warren Oates, Isela Vega, Ken Norton, Pam Grier, Yaphet Kotto, John Colicos, Fiona Lewis, Paula Kelly, Brenda Sykes.
Other Contributors Cinematographer, Lucien Ballard ; editor, Carl Kress ; music, Charlie Smalls.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1976.
Based on the novel by Kyle Onstott.
Sequel to: Mandingo (1975).
Special features: Audio commentary with director Steve Carver; original theatrical trailer.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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