The Five Heartbeats

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
Spanish
Format: DVD 2013
Availability: Available at 1 Library 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - African American DVD Five
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - African American
 
Call Number  DVD Five
 
 
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - African American DVD Five
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - African American
 
Call Number  DVD Five
 
 
Summary
Five young friends are drawn together by music. Their dreams of fame and fortune take them from amateur nights in ghetto clubs to the pinnacle of show business success and personal tragedy. When the vocal group The Five Heartbeats get to the top of music world they learn the hard reality of the music industry.
Additional Information
Subjects African American rock musicians -- Drama.
Rhythm and blues music -- Drama.
Music trade -- United States -- Drama.
Musical groups -- United States -- Drama.
Feature films.
Musical films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Beverly Hills, California :Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment,2013
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Townsend, Robert, 1957- screenwriter, film director, actor.
Wayans, Keenen Ivory, screenwriter.
Jones, Loretha C., film producer.
Wright, Michael, 1956- actor.
Leon (Leon Robinson), actor.
Lennix, Harry J., actor.
Wells, Tico, actor.
Nicholas, Harold, actor.
Carroll, Diahann, actor.
Clarke, Stanley, composer.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, production company.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher.
Participants/Performers Robert Townsend, Michael Wright, Leon, Harry J. Lennix, Tico Wells, Harold Nicholas, Diahann Carroll.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Bill Dill ; editor, John Carter ; original music score, Stanley Clarke.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language.
Language English
French
Spanish
In English, French or Spanish; with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Special features: featurette; Robert Townsend profile; theatrical trailer & TV spots.
System Details DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 4.0 surround (English) and stereo (French, Spanish).
Description 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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