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Title:
The hurricane
Author:
Carter, Rubin, 1937-2014. 16th round.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (146 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, in the prime of his boxing career, finds himself wrongfully convicted of murder. Sentenced to life in prison, Carter's published memoir, The Sixteenth Round, inspires a teenager from Brooklyn and three Canadian activists who believe in the truth, to join forces with Carter to prove his innocence.
General Note:
Collector's ed. ; widescreen.

Videodisc release of the 1999 motion picture.

Based on The 16th round by Rubin Carter, and Lazarus and the hurricane by Sam Chaiton and Terry Swinton.

Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
ISBN:
9780783242286
Format :
DVD

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The true-life story of boxing champion Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter. Carter's life is tragically interrupted when he is wrongfully accused of murdering three people. His inspirational struggle for justice eventually leads to his freedom.


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