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The Resource The Color purple, Warner Brothers, (videorecording DVD)

The Color purple, Warner Brothers, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The Color purple
Title
The Color purple
Statement of responsibility
Warner Brothers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
An uneducated woman living in the rural American south who was raped by her father, deprived of the children she bore him and forced to marry a brutal man she calls "Mister" is transformed by the friendship of two remarkable women, acquiring self-worth and the strength to forgive
Cataloging source
MCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, Jon Peters, Peter Guber ; producer-director, Steven Spielberg ; screenplay, Menno Meyjes
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Rated PG-13
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • Dialogue in English, with optional French soundtrack, and optional English, French and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PS3573.A425
LC item number
C66 1997
PerformerNote
Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Oprah Winfrey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1955-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Glover, Danny
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Walker, Alice
  • Warner Bros
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Sisters
  • Families
  • Abused women
  • Family violence
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Color purple, Warner Brothers, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture by Warner Brothers
  • Dolby digital sound; widescreen version
  • Special features: interactive menus; scene access; production notes; 2 theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
000266229
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (154 min.)
Isbn
9780790729718
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391153429
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
11534
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000266229
  • (OCoLC)38063484
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Color purple, Warner Brothers, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture by Warner Brothers
  • Dolby digital sound; widescreen version
  • Special features: interactive menus; scene access; production notes; 2 theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
000266229
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (154 min.)
Isbn
9780790729718
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391153429
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
11534
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000266229
  • (OCoLC)38063484
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
laserdisc

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