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The woman king
(Blu-ray)

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Published:
[Culver City, California] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2022].
Format:
Blu-ray
Edition:
Widescreen ed.
Physical Desc:
1 videodisc (approximately 135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating:
MPAA rating: PG-13 ; sequences of strong violence, some disturbing material, thematic content, brief language and partial nudity.
Status:
Description

The remarkable story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a ferocity unlike anything the world has ever seen. Inspired by true events, it follows the emotionally epic journey of General Nanisca as she trains the next generation of recruits and prepares them for battle against an enemy determined to obliterate their way of life. Some things are worth fighting for.

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Ashland Adult Blu-ray
BLU-RAY WOM
Due Feb 1, 2023
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Spooner New DVD
BLU-RAY WOM #171
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Jan 25, 2023
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Language:
English
ISBN:
043396582200

Notes

General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2022.
General Note
Special features: A Caterpillar's Destruction: Viola Davis on set ; Representation matters ; Woman/Warrior ; Storytellers ; Thuso Mbedu auditions ; Filmmakers' commentary.
Creation/Production Credits
Director, Gina Prince-Bythewood.
Participants/Performers
Viola Davis, Hero Fiennes Tiffin, John Boyega, Lashana Lynch, Sheila Atim, Thuso Mbedu.
Description
The remarkable story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a ferocity unlike anything the world has ever seen. Inspired by true events, it follows the emotionally epic journey of General Nanisca as she trains the next generation of recruits and prepares them for battle against an enemy determined to obliterate their way of life. Some things are worth fighting for.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13 ; sequences of strong violence, some disturbing material, thematic content, brief language and partial nudity.
System Details
Blu-ray ; region A ; 1080p high definition widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; English, Spanish 5.1 DTS-HD MA ; English descriptive audio 5.1 Dolby digital ; requires a Blu-ray player.
Language
English and Spanish audio ; English and Spanish subtitles ; English descriptive audio.
Language
SDH-subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Prince-Bythewood, G., Stevens, D., Bello, M., Tennon, J., Schulman, C., Davis, V., Fiennes-Tiffin, H., Boyega, J., Lynch, L., Mbedu, T., & Atim, S. (2022). The woman king. Widescreen ed. [Culver City, California], Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Gina, Prince-Bythewood et al.. 2022. The Woman King. [Culver City, California], Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Gina, Prince-Bythewood et al., The Woman King. [Culver City, California], Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2022.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Prince-Bythewood, Gina,, et al. The Woman King. Widescreen ed. [Culver City, California], Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2022.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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