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The best of enemies

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Title The best of enemies [videorecording].
Publisher/Date Australia : Universal Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Australia, [2019]
Pagination etc. 1 videodisc (approximately 128 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Contents note Inspired by the events chronicled in the book of the same name by Osha Gray Davidson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Special features: deleted scenes.
Creation Note Produced by Danny Strong, Fred Bernstein, Matt Berenson, Robin Bissell, Dominique Telson, Tobey Maguire, Matthew Plouffe ; written and directed by Robin Bissel.
Performer note Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay, Anne Heche, Wes Bentley, Nick Searcy, Bruce McGill.
Summary Note Racial tension runs high in 1971 Durham, North Carolina as residents continue to fight the 1954 Supreme Court decision to desegregate their schools. A series of town meetings are called to discuss the matter. Ann Atwater and C.P. Ellis, the meeting co-chairs, have very different views. Passionately advocating for school integration is a way of life for Atwater, a champion for Civil Rights. C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops leading the Durham chapter of the Ku Klux Klan, vehemently opposes it. As the meetings progress, Atwater and Ellis learn they have more in common than they thought.
Target audience note Censorship classification : M.
Language note In English, French, German, Italian ; With subtitles in English, Arabic, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Norwegian,Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish and Ukrainian ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities.
Subject - Name Atwater, Ann, -- 1935-2016 -- Drama
Ellis, C. P. (Claiborne Paul) Drama
Subject Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) -- Drama
Civil rights workers -- North Carolina -- Durham -- Drama
School integration -- North Carolina -- Durham -- Drama
Feature films
Film adaptations
Historical films
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Historical films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures).
Added Author Bissell, Robin, 1968- film director, screenwriter, film producer.
Strong, Danny, 1974- film producer.
Bernstein, Fred film producer.
Berenson, Matt film producer.
Telson, Dominique, 1961- film producer.
Maguire, Tobey, 1975- film producer.
Plouffe, Matthew film producer.
Henson, Taraji P. actor.
Rockwell, Sam actor.
Ceesay, Babou, 1979- actor.
Heche, Anne actor.
Bentley, Wes, 1978- actor.
Searcy, Nick actor.
McGill, Bruce, 1950- actor.
Davidson, Osha Gray Best of enemies.
Corporate Author STX Entertainment presenter.
Astute Films production company.
Rambler Entertainment (Firm) production company.
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm) publisher.
Added title Best of enemies (Motion picture : 2019)
Shelf Location DVD F BEST
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