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Title:
A lesson before dying [videorecording] / Spanky Pictures production in association with Ellen M. Krass Productions ; producer, Robert Benedetti ; teleplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by Joseph Sargent.
Call Number:
DVD LES
Publication Date:
c1999.
Publisher:
New York : HBO Home Video, c1999.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer:
Don Cheadle, Cicely Tyson, Mekhi Phifer.
Credits:
Director of photography, Donald M. Morgan ; editor, Michael Brown ; music, Ernest Troost.

Don Cheadle, Cicely Tyson, Mekhi Phifer.
Target Audience:
Rated PG-13
Notes:
Based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines.

Videodisc release of the 1999 made-for-TV movie.

See interactive menu for special features.

DVD.

Closed-captioned; in English and Spanish soundtracks with English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Summary:
A frustrated teacher in a southern town, whose education is being underutilized, finds his own purpose in helping bring meaning to the last days of a young man due to be executed. In teaching one person to die with dignity, he redeems himself.
Horizon Bib Number:
1130436
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