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Amistad (Motion picture)
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  • Chronicles the 1839 revolt on board the slave ship Amistad bound for America. Much of the story involves the court-room drama about the slave who led the revolt.


  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
  • Special features: theatrical trailer; Making of Amistad; production notes; cast and crew biographies.
  • Anamorphic widescreen version.
  • DVD region 1, NTSC ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; widescreen format (aspect ratio: 1.85:1) ; Dual layer.
  • Closed-captioned.


  • Special features: Anamorphic widescreen -- Production notes -- Cast and filmmakers' bios -- Theatrical trailer -- Behind the scenes featurette -- Language: English 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English