Zoot suit [videorecording] / a a Universal picture ; a Luis Valdez film ; a Center Theatre Group, Mark Taper Forum presentation ; written for the screen by Luis Valdez ; produced by Peter Burrell ; directed by Luis Valdez.
Contributor(s): Valdez, Luis [aus, drt] | Burrell, Peter (Peter J.) [pro] | Olmos, Edward James [act] | Aidman, Charles [act] | Daly, Tyne [act] | Anderson, John [act] | Valdez, Daniel [act, cmp] | Center Theatre Group of Los Angeles | Mark Taper Forum (Los Angeles, Calif.) | Universal Pictures (Firm).Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr., 44 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0783276761; 9780783276762.Subject(s): Sleepy Lagoon Trial, Los Angeles, Calif., 1942-1943 -- Drama | Zoot Suit Riots, Los Angeles, Calif., 1943 -- Drama | Mexican Americans -- California -- Los Angeles -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films. | Melodramas (Motion pictures) | Films for the hearing impaired. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.43/72
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DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround.
English dialogue, optional French or Spanish subtitles subtitles ; optional captions for the hearing impaired.
Edward James Olmos, Charles Aidman, Tyne Daly, John Anderson, Daniel Valdez.
Original music and adaptation, Daniel Valdez ; additional music and arrangements, Shorty Rogers ; choreography, Patricia Birch ; editor, Jacqueline Cambas ; director of photography, David Myers.
Originally issued as a motion picture in 1981.
Based on the play by Luis Valdez.
MPAA rating: R.
Lawyers seek justice for a group of Mexican-Americans being sent to prison. Based on the Sleepy Lagoon murder case and the zoot suit riots of 1940's Los Angeles.