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The Brother from another planet (1984)
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__|a  0792858107
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1_|a  027616886460
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40|a  1004605 |b  MGM Home Entertainment
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__|a  (OCoLC)ocm53129734
__|a  (PUVoyagerBIBID)3472432
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__|a  EZK |c  EZK |d  IBI |d  PU
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1_|a  eng |j  eng |j  spa
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_4|a  PN1995.9.N4 |b  B76 2003
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04|a  The Brother from another planet |h  [videorecording] / |c  Anarchists' Convention Inc. and IFC Films ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written, directed and edited by John Sayles.
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__|a  Widescreen format.
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__|a  Santa Monica, CA : |b  MGM Home Entertainment, |c  c2003.
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__|a  1 videodisc (110 min.) : |b  sd., col. ; |c  4 3/4 in.
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__|a  DVD; Dolby Digital
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__|a  In English with optional English and Spanish subtitles.
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1_|a  Joe Morton, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Ren Woods, Steve James, Maggie Renzi.
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__|a  Director of photography, Ernest R. Dickerson ; music, Mason Daring.
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__|a  Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
__|a  Special features include audio commentary by John Sayles, featurette with John Sayles and Maggie Renzi, Casa de los babys trailer.
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__|a  "In this vastly amusing, offbeat fantasy, Sayles takes a fresh look at our society through the eyes of a black extraterrestrial (Joe Morton) who crash-lands on Earth -- in Harlem -- and is taken in by the regulars of a local bar. The alien changes everyone he meets on his original and eye-opening journey through the streets of urban America. But can his message of brotherly love resonate with the intergalactic bounty hunters trying to track him down?"
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_0|a  City and town life |v  Drama.
_0|a  Inner city |v  Drama.
_0|a  African Americans in motion pictures.
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_0|a  Feature films.
_0|a  Science fiction films.
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1_|a  Sayles, John, |d  1950- |4  drt |4  aus
1_|a  Renzi, Maggie. |4  pro
1_|a  Morton, Joe, |d  1947- |4  act
1_|a  Bridgewater, Dee Dee. |4  act
1_|a  Woods, Ren. |4  act
1_|a  Daring, Mason. |4  cmp
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2_|a  Anarchists' Convention, Inc. |4  pro
2_|a  IFC Films. |4  pro
2_|a  MGM Home Entertainment Inc. |4  dst

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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Science fiction films
Year: 1980s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: Spanish
Title: Brother from another planet
Director: Sayles, John
Actor: Bridgewater, Dee Dee
Actor: Morton, Joe
Actor: Woods, Ren
Musical score composer: Daring, Mason
Production studio: Anarchists' Convention, Inc
Production studio: IFC Films
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes