Glory
Title
Glory

Uniform Title
Glory (Motion picture)

ISBN
9781424832361

Edition
Special ed.

Publication Information
[Culver City, Calif.?] : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [2006]

Physical Description
2 videodiscs (ca. 124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
Based on the letters by Robert Gould Shaw; based on the books "Lay this Laurel" by Lincoln Kirstein and "One Gallant Rush" by Peter Burchard.
 
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
 
Special features: Disc 1: Director's audio commentary; picture-in-picture video commentary featuring Ed Zwick, Morgan Freeman & Matthew Broderick; Disc 2: Documentary "The true story of 'Glory' continues" narrated by Morgan Freeman; "Voices of 'Glory'" featurette; original featurette; deleted scenes; bonus previews; talent files.

Personal Subject
Shaw, Robert Gould, 1837-1863-Drama.

Corporate Subject
United States. Army -- African American troops -- Drama.

Geographic Term
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans -- Drama.
 
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories -- Drama.
 
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Battlefields -- Drama.

Genre
Feature films.
 
War films.
 
Historical films.
 
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Added Author
Zwick, Edward
 
Broderick, Matthew, 1962-
 
Washington, Denzel, 1954-
 
Elwes, Cary, 1962-
 
Freeman, Morgan
 
Kennedy, Jihmi,
 
Braugher, Andre
 
De Young, Cliff,
 
Horner, James
 
Shaw, Robert Gould, 1837-1863.
 
Kirstein, Lincoln, 1907-1996 Lay this laurel.
 
Burchard, Peter. One gallant rush.

Summary
Based on the true story of the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War. Robert Gould Shaw and Cabot Forbes are two idealistic young Bostonians that lead the regiment; Sergeant Major John Rawlins is the inspiration who unites the troops; Private Trip is a runaway slave who joins the regiment.

System Details
DVD (disc 1), region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, remastered in high definition.
 
DVD (disc 2), region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby surround.

Language Note
English (Dolby 5.1) or French (surround) dialogue, with optional Chinese, English, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai subtitles; closed-captioned.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)DVDDVD FICTION GLO 2 DISCS11DVDs