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Horatio's drive [videorecording] : America's first road trip / a Florentine Films production, a film by Ken Burns
DVDs DVDs | Warner Home Video | c2003 | Standard version.
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 917.304911 D)
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Imprint
[Burbank, Calif.] : Warner Home Video, c2003.
Edition
Standard version.
Descript
1 videodisc (146 min.) : sd., col. w/b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby surround stereo.
Note
Closed-captioned.
"PBS DVD gold."
Performer
Voices: Tom Hanks, Adam Arkin, Tom Bodett, Philip Bosco, Kevin Conway, John Cullum, Murphy Guyer, Amy Madigan, George Plimpton, Eli Wallach.
Credits
Producers, Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns ; writer, Dayton Duncan ; director, Ken Burns ; cinematography, Allen Moore, Ken Burns ; narrator, Keith David ; editor, Erik Ewers.
Note
Originally produced for public television broadcast.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horseless carriage", in less than 3 months.
Note
Special features: interview with Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan ;the making-of 'Horatio's drive'.
Local Note
MW, 10-03
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ISBN
0780641442
ISBN/ISSN
794054881721
Music #
B8817 Warner Home Video
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