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The Resource The color purple, Warner Brothers, (videorecording)

The color purple, Warner Brothers, (videorecording)

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
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English and French language tracks ; subtitles in English, French, and Spanish
PerformerNote
Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Oprah Winfrey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1946-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Glover, Danny
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Walker, Alice
  • Warner Bros
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Families
  • Abused women
  • Family violence
Technique
live action
Label
The color purple, Warner Brothers, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture by Warner Brothers
  • Special features: production notes; 2 theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm38063484
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
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) 628976
System details
  • DVD
  • Region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby Digital surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The color purple, Warner Brothers, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture by Warner Brothers
  • Special features: production notes; 2 theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm38063484
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
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) 628976
System details
  • DVD
  • Region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby Digital surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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