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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 ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet, (videorecording)

Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions, an Avnet/Kerner production ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, 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 ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A chance encounter in a nursing home leads to an unexpected friendship between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian who tells her the story of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago, inspiring the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results
Cataloging source
AU@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Jon Avnet ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English, subtitles in English, Spanish or French
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F885 2008
PerformerNote
Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker, Cicely Tyson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1966-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bates, Kathy
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Masterson, Mary Stuart
  • Parker, Mary-Louise
  • Tyson, Cicely
  • Avnet, Jon
  • Kerner, Jordan
  • Sobieski, Carol
  • Flagg, Fannie
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Act III Communications
  • Electric Shadow Productions
Runtime
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Southern States
Technique
live action
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions, an Avnet/Kerner production ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Based upon the novel Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Features include: feature commentary with director Jon Avnet ; Moments of discovery, an original documentary on the making of the movie ; Jon Avnet's scene specific notes ; production photographs ; poster campaign ; theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn647038512
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anniversary ed., Widescreen collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9780783229416
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1630788
  • (OCoLC)647038512
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions, an Avnet/Kerner production ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Based upon the novel Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Features include: feature commentary with director Jon Avnet ; Moments of discovery, an original documentary on the making of the movie ; Jon Avnet's scene specific notes ; production photographs ; poster campaign ; theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn647038512
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anniversary ed., Widescreen collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9780783229416
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1630788
  • (OCoLC)647038512
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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