The Resource The spook who sat by the door, a Bokari Ltd. production ; screenplay by Sam Greenlee, Mel Clay ; produced by Ivan Dixon, Sam Greenlee ; directed by Ivan Dixon, (videorecording)

The spook who sat by the door, a Bokari Ltd. production ; screenplay by Sam Greenlee, Mel Clay ; produced by Ivan Dixon, Sam Greenlee ; directed by Ivan Dixon, (videorecording)

Label
The spook who sat by the door
Title
The spook who sat by the door
Statement of responsibility
a Bokari Ltd. production ; screenplay by Sam Greenlee, Mel Clay ; produced by Ivan Dixon, Sam Greenlee ; directed by Ivan Dixon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Disgusted by tokenism at the C.I.A., a black agent organizes a revolution against the government
Member of
Cataloging source
VHB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Michel Hugo ; editor, Michael Kahn ; music, Herbie Hancock
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated PG
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S65626 2004
PerformerNote
Lawrence Cook, Jack Aaron, Don Blakely, Paul Butler, Paula Kelly, Janet League, J. A. Preston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2003
  • -2004
  • 1931-2008
  • 1940-
  • 1930-2010
  • 1935-
  • 1930-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cook, Lawrence
  • Aaron, Jack
  • Blakely, Don
  • Butler, Paul
  • Kelly, Paula
  • League, Janet
  • Preston, J. A
  • Dixon, Ivan
  • Clay, Mel
  • Hancock, Herbie
  • Hugo, Michel
  • Kahn, Michael
  • Greenlee, Sam
  • Bokari, Ltd
  • Monarch Home Video (Firm)
  • Obsidian Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
102
Series statement
Obsidian gold series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American political activists
  • Revolutionaries
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The spook who sat by the door, a Bokari Ltd. production ; screenplay by Sam Greenlee, Mel Clay ; produced by Ivan Dixon, Sam Greenlee ; directed by Ivan Dixon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1973
  • Based on the novel by Sam Greenlee
  • "Film contains scenes with extreme action"--Container
  • Special features: Introduction by USA today columnist DeWayne Wickham (4 min.) ; One on one with writer Sam Greenlee ; Robert Townsend commentary ; original theatrical trailer ; original TV commercials
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm54364821
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
30th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
723952076595
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
7659
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54364821
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The spook who sat by the door, a Bokari Ltd. production ; screenplay by Sam Greenlee, Mel Clay ; produced by Ivan Dixon, Sam Greenlee ; directed by Ivan Dixon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1973
  • Based on the novel by Sam Greenlee
  • "Film contains scenes with extreme action"--Container
  • Special features: Introduction by USA today columnist DeWayne Wickham (4 min.) ; One on one with writer Sam Greenlee ; Robert Townsend commentary ; original theatrical trailer ; original TV commercials
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm54364821
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
30th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
723952076595
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
7659
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54364821
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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