SummaryPlantation 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.
-- 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)
|Publisher|| [Beverly Hills, California] :2014
|Other Titles|| Drum.
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.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Warren Oates, Isela Vega, Ken Norton, Pam Grier, Yaphet Kotto, John Colicos, Fiona Lewis, Paula Kelly, Brenda Sykes.
Cinematographer, Lucien Ballard ; editor, Carl Kress ; music, Charlie Smalls.
MPAA rating: R.
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.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo.
1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.