The harder they come

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Santa Monica, CA : Xenon Pictures, c2006.
MPAA rating: R.
Central - Adult DVD  2 available


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Widescreen ed.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Videodisc release of the 1972 motion picture.
General Note
Booklet inserted in container.
General Note
Special features: "One and all: the phenomenon of The harder they come" featurette ; making-of documentary, "Hard Road to Travel" ; interviews with Jimmy Cliff, Arthur Gorson, and director Perry Henzell; slide show, "The wild side of paradise"; music video.
Creation/Production Credits
Editor, John Victor Smith, Richard White, Reicland Anderson ; photography, David MacDonald, Peter Jessop, Franklin St. Juste.
Jimmy Cliff, Janet Bartley, Carl Bradshaw, Ras Daniel Hartman, Bobby Charlton.
A country boy who travels to Kingston to make it big as a reggae singer is ruthlessly exploited, first by his employer, then by the producer of his hit record. At last he becomes a pot-pushing desperado in an effort to live up to the code of his favorite movie heroes.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
DVD; NTSC, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., 5.1 surround, or original mono; widescreen 16x9.
System Details
Accompanying compact disc, Jimmy Cliff in The harder they come : original soundtrack recording, previously issued in 2001 as Island: 314 586 158-2.
In Jamaican English with optional English subtitles.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Cliff, J., Rhone, T. D., & Henzell, P. (2006). The harder they come (Widescreen ed.). Xenon Pictures.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Cliff, Jimmy, Trevor D. Rhone and Perry. Henzell. 2006. The Harder They Come. Santa Monica, CA: Xenon Pictures.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Cliff, Jimmy, Trevor D. Rhone and Perry. Henzell. The Harder They Come Santa Monica, CA: Xenon Pictures, 2006.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Cliff, Jimmy., Trevor D. Rhone, and Perry Henzell. The Harder They Come Widescreen ed., Xenon Pictures, 2006.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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