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Title The cross and the switchblade / Gateway Films ; produced by Dick Ross ; screenplay by Don Murray and James Bonnet ; directed by Don Murray.

Publication Info. Worcester, Pa. : Vision Video, [2003?]


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD CROSS AND THE SWITCHBLADE    Check Shelf
Edition Special anniversary ed.
Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD format.
Note Based on the true story by David Wilkerson.
Videodisc release of the 1972 motion picture.
Cast Pat Boone, Eric Estrada, Jackie Giroux.
Credits Director of photography, Julian C. Townsend ; editor, Angelo Ross ; music, Ralph Carmichael.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary The legendary story of David Wilkerson's mission from the countryside of rural Pennsylvania into the middle of the violence of gang warfare in New York's urban ghettos. Wilkerson sought to lead the embittered youth away from a life of drugs and violence. He was met with opposition, suspicion and hostility. He risked his life, persevered and won.
Note Special features: Biographical information on actors, director's commentary, testimony by Nicky Cruz, and a look back on the making of the film and its impact; chapter titles provided.
Contents The cross and the switchblade (105 min.) ; Run baby run (52 min./ 26min.).
Language English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, French, Italian, German and Polish language tracks with or without English subtitles.
Subject Church work with juvenile delinquents -- Drama.
Wilkerson, David, 1931-2011 -- Drama.
Obras parroquiales con jóvenes -- Teatro.
Delincuentes juveniles -- Teatro.
Wilkerson, David, 1931-2011. (OCoLC)fst01760042
Church work with juvenile delinquents. (OCoLC)fst00861043
Genre/Form Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films.
Added Author Ross, Dick, 1918- Production personnel.
Murray, Don, 1929-
Bonnet, James, 1938-
Boone, Pat.
Estrada, Erik, 1949-
Giroux, Jackie.
Townsend, Julian C.
Ross, Angelo.
Carmichael, Ralph, 1927-
Cruz, Nicky.
Wilkerson, David, 1931-2011. Cross and the switchblade.
Gateway Films.
Vision Video (Firm)
Standard No. 727985005065
ISBN 1563646293
Music No. 4629D Vision Video
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