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The Resource Mean Johnny Barrows, produced by Romana Productions ; written by Charles Walker and Jolivett Cato ; directed by Fred Williamson

Mean Johnny Barrows, produced by Romana Productions ; written by Charles Walker and Jolivett Cato ; directed by Fred Williamson

Label
Mean Johnny Barrows
Title
Mean Johnny Barrows
Statement of responsibility
produced by Romana Productions ; written by Charles Walker and Jolivett Cato ; directed by Fred Williamson
Contributor
Actor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Former college football star Johnny Barrows is dishonorably discharged during the Vietnam War for striking his commanding officer. He returns to Los Angeles to find that he cannot get a job, because he's Black and lacks career training. Johnny is then seduced by a Mafiosi's girlfriend, and becomes involved in a Mafia turf war
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NOC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Bob Caramico ; music, Paul Riser, Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M43 2016
PerformerNote
Fred Williamson, Jenny Sherman, Roddy McDowall, Stuart Whitman, Tony Caruso, Luther Adler, R.G. Armstrong, Elliott Gould
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1903-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williamson, Fred
  • Walker, Charles
  • Cato, Jolivett
  • Sherman, Jenny
  • McDowall, Roddy
  • Caruso, Anthony
  • Adler, Luther
  • Whitman, Stuart
Runtime
83
Series statement
Restored classics, the Film Detective archive
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American veterans
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Assassins
  • Gangsters
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Technique
live action
Label
Mean Johnny Barrows, produced by Romana Productions ; written by Charles Walker and Jolivett Cato ; directed by Fred Williamson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1975
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (83 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
818506021999
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FD0616
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)971980056
  • (OCoLC)ocn971980056
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mean Johnny Barrows, produced by Romana Productions ; written by Charles Walker and Jolivett Cato ; directed by Fred Williamson
Publication
Note
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1975
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (83 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
818506021999
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FD0616
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)971980056
  • (OCoLC)ocn971980056
Video recording format
DVD

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