WorldCat Identities

Xenon Home Video, Inc

Overview
Works: 55 works in 64 publications in 3 languages and 1,948 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Revues 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 323.092
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Most widely held works by Xenon Home Video, Inc
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. a historical perspective by Thomas L Friedman ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical overview of the struggle for racial equality in America. Focuses on the role of Martin Luther King, Jr. and includes footage of major events in the civil rights movement
A woman called Moses ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of Harriet Ross Tubman, founder of the Underground Railroad, who led hundreds of slaves to freedom in the North before the Civil War
El Hajj Malik El Shabazz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary showing the life of Malcolm X, his leadership in the Black Muslim movement, and his influence on black Americans and African nations
Black history lost, stolen or strayed by Bill Cosby ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows how American historians have tended to ignore, downplay or improperly document several significant achievements by black Americans
Uncle Tom's cabin ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harriet Beecher Stowe's nineteenth-century classic story of the pre-Civil war South
The Joe Louis story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a boy who traded his violin for a pair of boxing gloves and went on to become the world's heavyweight champion. Includes original fight footage
For us, the living [Medgar Evers] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The courage, lifelong struggle for equal rights, and painful downfall of Medgar Evers are recounted
Half slave, half free ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Northrup's Odyssey is the true story of a free black man from New York who was kidnapped in 1841 and forced into slavery in Louisiana for 12 years. Charlotte Forten's Mission: experiment in freedom is also a true story, about a young black woman who proposed a unique experiment to President Lincoln. During the Civil War, Southern troops were forced off the Sea Islands of Georgia, which left 8,000 slaves free. Miss Forten undertook the mission to lead these slaves from slavery to freedom, and so prove to the nation that they were equal
Petey Wheatstraw the devil's son in law ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Action/comedy about a legendary comedian who makes a deal with the Devil
The 4th man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in Dutch and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The three men in Christine's past all have one thing in common, they're dead. When Gerard, seduced by Christine, moves into her life, a series of dreams and visions hints that he could be next. But Gerard is in love with Christine's young suitor
Adam Clayton Powell, Jr ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of one of the most powerful black men in American political history. Powell began his involvement with the struggle for civil rights as the minister of the largest black congregation in the world in Harlem, and rose through the House of Representatives to become Chairman of the House Committee on Education and Labor. Both charismatic and controversial, his story is told through his own words with insight provided by his contemporaries
For us, the living the story of Medgar Evers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and career of the Baptist minister who supported the use of nonviolent resistance to discrimination. Details his involvement in many important events in the civil rights movement
Juke joint ( Visual )
in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two slick talking traveling "thespians" seek a room at the home of Mama Holiday & become embroiled in her family's affairs. Mama is at odds with her dreamer husband & glamour-seeking daughters, one of whom is propositioned by the owner of the local juke joint. To gain Mama's favor, the men use their persuasive skills to keep the daughter from leaving town with her suitor
The girl in room 20 Son of Ingagi ; The girl from Chicago ; Lying lips ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Small town Texas girl Daisy Mae Walker wants to be a singer. So, with visions of Lena Home and Ella Fitzgerald in her head, she heads for the bright lights of New York City, leaving her boyfriend behind
Le journal d'une femme de chambre by Luis Buñuel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chambermaid takes a position with a decadent family on a Normandy estate in 1930 and finds herself in the middle of a hotbed of hypocrisy and perversion
Midnight shadow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Wilson who owns Texas land with oil on it is murdered. Two young family friends solve the crime in Shreveport, La
Malcolm X death of a prophet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary showing the life of Malcolm X, his leadership in the Black Muslim movement, and his influence on black Americans and African nations
Half slave, half free Pt. 2 : Charlotte Forten's mission ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlotte Fortens mission is the story of hardships from yellow fever, greed and brutal rebel attacks. But most important--the story of determination and hope
Gordon Parks' "Visions" the images, words and music of Gordon Parks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life story of award-winning photographer, composser, director, filmmaker and author, Gordon Parks
 
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Languages
English (27)
Dutch (1)
French (1)