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The Resource The women of Brewster Place, Xenon Entertainment Group ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch ; Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; King Phoenix Entertainment, (videorecording)

The women of Brewster Place, Xenon Entertainment Group ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch ; Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; King Phoenix Entertainment, (videorecording)

Label
The women of Brewster Place
Title
The women of Brewster Place
Statement of responsibility
Xenon Entertainment Group ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch ; Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; King Phoenix Entertainment
Contributor
Composer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life
Cataloging source
NTE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alexander Gruszynski ; editor, Jerrold L. Ludwig ; music, David Shire
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
LC call number
PS3564.A895
LC item number
W6 2011
PerformerNote
Oprah Winfrey, Robin Givens, Cicely Tyson, Jackée, Larenz Tate, Lynn Whitfield, Mary Alice, Olivia Cole, Moses Gunn, Paula Kelly, Leon, Lonette McKee, Barbara Montgomery, Phyllis Yvonne Stickney, Paul Winfield, William Allen Young
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1945-
  • 1956-
  • 1941-
  • 1942-
  • 1929-1993
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Meyer, Patricia K
  • Cannon, Reuben
  • Hall, Karen Lynne
  • Deitch, Donna
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Givens, Robin
  • Tyson, Cicely
  • Jackée
  • Tate, Larenz
  • Whitfield, Lynn
  • Alice, Mary
  • Cole, Olivia
  • Gunn, Moses
  • Kelly, Paula
  • Leon
  • McKee, Lonette
  • Montgomery, Barbara
  • Stickney, Phyllis Yvonne
  • Winfield, Paul
  • Young, William Allen
  • Gruszynski, Alexander
  • Ludwig, Jerrold L
  • Shire, David
  • Naylor, Gloria
  • Xenon Entertainment Group
  • Phoenix Entertainment Group
  • Harpo Productions
  • King Phoenix Entertainment (Firm)
  • Hearst Entertainment (Firm)
  • Xenon Pictures
Runtime
182
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Naylor, Gloria
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The women of Brewster Place, Xenon Entertainment Group ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch ; Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; King Phoenix Entertainment, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Complete unedited version
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1988
  • Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn704940615
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (182 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799813720
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
XE 8137DVD Hearst Entertainment Inc.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1399986
  • (OCoLC)704940615
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The women of Brewster Place, Xenon Entertainment Group ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch ; Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; King Phoenix Entertainment, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Complete unedited version
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1988
  • Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn704940615
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (182 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799813720
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
XE 8137DVD Hearst Entertainment Inc.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1399986
  • (OCoLC)704940615
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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