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The Resource The Lena Baker story, a Laughing Crow Entertainment / Schusters Cash production ; produced by Dennis Johnson and Ralph Wilcox ; written and directed by Ralph Wilcox, (videorecording)

The Lena Baker story, a Laughing Crow Entertainment / Schusters Cash production ; produced by Dennis Johnson and Ralph Wilcox ; written and directed by Ralph Wilcox, (videorecording)

Label
The Lena Baker story
Title
The Lena Baker story
Statement of responsibility
a Laughing Crow Entertainment / Schusters Cash production ; produced by Dennis Johnson and Ralph Wilcox ; written and directed by Ralph Wilcox
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Based on the true story of the first woman to be sent to the electric chair in Georgia. Taking place in the 1940s in Cuthbert, Georgia, this is a story of one woman's desperate attempts to rise above the challenges of her life, the choices she makes, and the consequences. She is pressured to work for Elliot Arthur, a father, a mill worker and a raging drunk. As their relationship unfolds, it becomes strained, and is considered unacceptable for that time. Arthur continually abuses Lena and imprisons her in his home. In a final desperate attempt to break free of his bondage, a violent struggle ensues, one hot, humid night in Southwest Georgia in 1945 he is shot by Lena
Cataloging source
ZHK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, M. Shawn Lewallen ; original music by Todd Cochran ; edited by Hunter M. Via
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English with Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.L4668 2011
PerformerNote
Tichina Arnold, Beverly Todd, Michael Rooker, Peter Coyote
Runtime
106
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Lena Baker story, a Laughing Crow Entertainment / Schusters Cash production ; produced by Dennis Johnson and Ralph Wilcox ; written and directed by Ralph Wilcox, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Control code
sky234684652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 106 min.)
Lccn
663098631
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 08/16
Other control number
012236130451
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28683
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, wide screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Lena Baker story, a Laughing Crow Entertainment / Schusters Cash production ; produced by Dennis Johnson and Ralph Wilcox ; written and directed by Ralph Wilcox, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
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
Control code
sky234684652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 106 min.)
Lccn
663098631
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 08/16
Other control number
012236130451
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28683
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, wide screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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