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The Resource Concussion

Concussion

Label
Concussion
Title
Concussion
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. Omalu's emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful - and beloved - institutions in the world
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written and directed by Peter Landesman
Intended audience
Rated M
Language note
In English. English subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Will Smith, Alec Baldwin, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Arliss Howard, Paul Reiser, Luke Wilson, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, David Morse, Albert Brooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1965-
  • 1968-
  • 1958-
  • 1947-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Landesman, Peter
  • Smith, Will
  • Baldwin, Alec
  • Brooks, Albert
  • Laskas, Jeanne Marie
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Omalu, Bennet I.
  • National Football League
  • Neuropathologists
  • Football players
  • Brain
  • Football injuries
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Concussion
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc
  • Roadshow Entertainment. R-123464-9
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015
  • Based on the GQ article "Game Brain" by Jeanne Marie Laskas
  • Special features: Feature commentary with director Peter Landesman ; Inside the true story
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p225811454
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (117 min.)
Isbn
9398712346495
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
R-123464-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) p225811454
  • (Sirsi) p225811454
System details
PAL region 4
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Concussion
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc
  • Roadshow Entertainment. R-123464-9
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015
  • Based on the GQ article "Game Brain" by Jeanne Marie Laskas
  • Special features: Feature commentary with director Peter Landesman ; Inside the true story
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p225811454
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (117 min.)
Isbn
9398712346495
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
R-123464-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) p225811454
  • (Sirsi) p225811454
System details
PAL region 4
Video recording format
DVD

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