Jumanji VHS Videocassette

Jumanji VHS Videocassette

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Description
This is a bootlegged VHS copy of the movie Jumanji, released in 1996 by Columbia-Tristar Home Video. Jumanji, based on the book of the same title, was an extremely popular film earning over $250 million dollars in the domestic box office. The ability to easily copy VHS tapes led to a proliferation of counterfeit videocassettes in the marketplace, and the wide-spread consumer adoption of VHS technology made this a lucrative trade for criminal enterprises.
Object Name
cassete tape
date made
1995
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
box: 9 in x 5 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 22.86 cm x 13.97 cm x 3.175 cm
cassette: 4 in x 7 5/16 in x 1 in; 10.16 cm x 18.57375 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
2015.3020.01
catalog number
2015.3020.01
nonaccession number
2015.3020
Credit Line
Gift of Peter Liebhold
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Popular Entertainment
American Enterprise
Exhibition
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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