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I had the pleasure and honor of playing Edward Rutledge from South Carolina in a local stage production of 1776. I had NO idea of the education I was going to get! I learned more about the formation of our country and the development of the Declaration of Independence from this movie than I did from school. The movie is well made, the characters are well played, the music is incredible! The major scene for Rutledge, which is preceded by a confrontation with Adams and, especially Jefferson, is dark and very moving. I still get chills when I remember it!

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Inspirational, Well Performed, Moving Score

by Mark James on 5/1/2002

This is a surprising musical, I was expecting a boring lackluster movie using the Declaration of Independance as a backdrop. Instead, I found a well-written (book and score), well acted, well directed film that was moving (sometimes funny) that showed some of the issues and conflicts involved when brave men put their lives, fortunes and family in peril to declare a human state of freedom that the world had not seen. To stand up against a tyrant that would surely defeat their fledgling democracy. It was not a surprise this movie was made, only that it was made so well.

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Well made movie and a great history lesson!

by Andy Martinez on 5/25/2002

I had the pleasure and honor of playing Edward Rutledge from South Carolina in a local stage production of 1776. I had NO idea of the education I was going to get! I learned more about the formation of our country and the development of the Declaration of Independence from this movie than I did from school. The movie is well made, the characters are well played, the music is incredible! The major scene for Rutledge, which is preceded by a confrontation with Adams and, especially Jefferson, is dark and very moving. I still get chills when I remember it!

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Product Overview

The events leading up to the american revolution and the signing of the declaration of independence are set to music.

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Studio Sony
SKU 40168420
UPC 043396058910
UPC 14 00043396058910
Format DVD
Release Date 6/7/2011
Rating Rating
Aspect Ratio
1.85:1
Actors
Name Howard,Ken
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Cast & Crew
Blythe Danner - Actor
John Cullum - Actor
Ken Howard - Actor
Howard Da Silva - Actor
Ron Holgate - Actor
Virginia Vestoff - Actor
William Daniels - Actor
Sherman Edwards & Peter Stone - Based On Play By
Patricia Zipprodt - Costume Designer
Peter Hunt - Director
Harry Stradling, Jr. - Director of Photography
William H. Ziegler - Editor
Florence Wiliamson - Editor
Sherman Edwards - Musical Score
Jack L. Warner - Producer
George Jenkins - Producer
Peter Stone - Screenplay
Awards
Oscar (1973) Harry Stradling, Jr., Nominee, Best Cinematography
Reviews
ReviewSource The Wall Street Journal
Review A wonderfully happy meeting of our distinct American history with that pecularly American dramatic form: the musical comedy.
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ReviewRating 9
Features
DVD, Director's Cut, Widescreen, Aspect Ratio 2.35:1, Dolby Digital (5.1), English, French, Subtitled
Product Attributes
Actor Howard,Ken
Label Columbia/tri-Star
Music Format DVD
Video Format DVD
Quotes
Leonard Maltin's Movie & Video Guide ...unique musical...

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