Pride

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Pride

DVD Release Date: June 26, 2007

SYNOPSIS
It is 1973 and Jim Ellis (Howard), a college-educated African-American, cannot find a job. Driven by his love of competitive swimming, Ellis transforms the Philadelphia Department of Recreation's abandoned recreational pool hall. When city officials mark the location for demolition, Ellis fights back by starting the city's first African-American swim team by recruiting troubled teens from the inner-city streets. As racism, violence and an unsympathetic city official threaten to tear the team apart, Ellis must convince his team that victory, both in and out of the pool, is within their reach. With a soundtrack that features classic artists like Aretha Franklin, The Isley Brothers, The O'Jays, John Legend and James Brown, Pride is a triumphant story about team spirit and courage in the face of overwhelming odds to be shared with the whole family.

DVD SPECIAL FEATURES*

  • Audio Commentary by Director Sunu Gonera
  • Deleted/Extended scenes
  • Music montages

*Special features subject to change

CAST
Terrence Howard Hustle & Flow, Crash, Ray, The Best Man
Bernie Mac TV's "The Bernie Mac Show," Guess Who, Oceans 12, Bad Santa
Kimberly Elise Diary of a Mad Black Woman, The Manchurian Candidate, John Q.,
TV's "Close to Home"
Tom Arnold Happy Endings, Soul Plane, True Lies, TV's "Roseanne"
Evan Ross ATL, HBO's Life Support

PROGRAM INFORMATION
Year of Production: 2006
Title Copyright: 2007 Cinered Internationale Filmproduktionsgesellschaft mbH & Co. 1 Beteiligungs KG.
Type: Theatrical Release
Rating: PG for thematic material, language including some racial epithets and violence.
Genre: Drama
Closed Captioned: English Closed Captioned
Subtitles: English and Spanish
Format: Widescreen and Full Screen versions on separate DVDs
Feature Running Time: 104 minutes
DVD Audio Status: 5.1 and 2.0 Dolby Digital

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