Video/Film , DVD in English

Home of the brave

Screen Plays Corporation presents ; screenplay by Carl Foreman ; produced by Stanley Kramer ; directed by Mark Robson.
  • [United States] : [Publisher not identified], [2014]
  • Distribution: [Chicago, Ill.] : Olive Films
  • 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD, NTSC, 16x9 widescreen (1.37:1), mono.
Also known as
Credits
  • Music, Dimitri Tiomkin ; photography, Robert de Grasse ; editor, Harry Gerstad.
Performers
  • Cast: James Edwards, Lloyd Bridges, Frank Lovejoy, Jeff Corey, Steve Brodie, Douglas Dick, Cliff Clark.
Subjects
Genre
  • War films.
  • Action and adventure films.
  • Feature films.
  • Fiction films.
  • Feature films United States.
  • Action and adventure films.
  • Drama.
  • Feature films.
  • Fiction films.
  • Film adaptations.
  • War films.
  • Feature films United States.
Summary
  • Based on a play by Arthur Laurents, it recounts the story of a young black soldier who has suffered a nervous breakdown and developed psychosomatic paralysis. Crippled by rage and trauma, his condition was induced by experiences encountered during a reconnaissance mission combined with a lifetime of racial discrimination. He may be able to walk again, but only if he can overcome his anger and frustrations.
Other information
  • Based on an original play by Arthur Laurents.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Publisher's number
  • OF771 Olive Films
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 887090077101
  • OCLC: 875924248
  • OCLC: 875924248