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The Resource Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; directed by Jon Avnet, (videorecording)

Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; directed by Jon Avnet, (videorecording)

Label
Fried green tomatoes
Title
Fried green tomatoes
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; directed by Jon Avnet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chance encounter in a nursing home between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian leads to an unexpected friendship. The story told of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago inspires the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results
Member of
Cataloging source
YQR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Jon Avnet, Jordan Kerner; screenplay, Fannie Flagg, Carol Sobieski; photography, Geoffrey Simpson; production designer, Barbara Ling; editor, Debra Neil; music, Thomas Newman; costume designer, Elizabeth McBride; co-producer, Ric Rondell; executive producers, Norman Lear and Andrew Meyer
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker, Cicely Tyson
Runtime
130
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; directed by Jon Avnet, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the novel: Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe / by Fannie Flagg
  • Videocassette release of the 1991 motion picture
  • Recorded in hi-fi, stereo., Dolby surround
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm26461848
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (130 min.)
Isbn
9781558809529
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
096898122832
Other physical details
sd., col,
Publisher number
81228
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) 455293
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; directed by Jon Avnet, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the novel: Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe / by Fannie Flagg
  • Videocassette release of the 1991 motion picture
  • Recorded in hi-fi, stereo., Dolby surround
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm26461848
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (130 min.)
Isbn
9781558809529
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
096898122832
Other physical details
sd., col,
Publisher number
81228
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) 455293
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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