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The Resource Against the ropes, Paramount Pictures presents a Cort/Madden production ; producers, Robert W. Cort and David Madden ; writer, Cheryl Edwards ; director, Charles D. Dutton, (videorecording)

Against the ropes, Paramount Pictures presents a Cort/Madden production ; producers, Robert W. Cort and David Madden ; writer, Cheryl Edwards ; director, Charles D. Dutton, (videorecording)

Label
Against the ropes
Title
Against the ropes
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents a Cort/Madden production ; producers, Robert W. Cort and David Madden ; writer, Cheryl Edwards ; director, Charles D. Dutton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Jackie, with the help of veteran trainer Felix Reynolds, struggles to survive and succeed in a male dominated sport, as she guides the career of "Lethal" Luther Shaw. A fictional story inspired by North America's most famous female boxing promoter, Jackie Kallen
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jack Green ; editor, Eric L. Beason ; music, Michael Kamen ; costume designer, Ruth Carter ; production designer, Sandra Kybartas
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated PG-13; for crude language, violence, brief sensuality and some drug material
Language note
English or French language tracks; English subtitles; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Meg Ryan, Omar Epps, Tony Shalhoub, Tim Daly, Kerry Washington, Joe Cortese, Charles S. Dutton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1953-
  • 1956-
  • 1977-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cort, Robert W
  • Madden, David
  • Edwards, Cheryl
  • Dutton, Charles S
  • Ryan, Meg
  • Epps, Omar
  • Shalhoub, Tony
  • Daly, Tim
  • Washington, Kerry
  • Cortese, Joe
  • Kallen, Jackie
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Cort/Madden (Firm)
Runtime
110
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kallen, Jackie
  • Boxing managers
  • Boxing trainers
  • African American boxers
Technique
live action
Label
Against the ropes, Paramount Pictures presents a Cort/Madden production ; producers, Robert W. Cort and David Madden ; writer, Cheryl Edwards ; director, Charles D. Dutton, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: A ringside seat, featurette; Queen of the ring: Jackie Kallen then and now, featurette; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm55034002
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780792189282
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363349242
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
334924
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Against the ropes, Paramount Pictures presents a Cort/Madden production ; producers, Robert W. Cort and David Madden ; writer, Cheryl Edwards ; director, Charles D. Dutton, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: A ringside seat, featurette; Queen of the ring: Jackie Kallen then and now, featurette; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm55034002
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780792189282
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363349242
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
334924
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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