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The Resource The color purple, Amblin Entertainment in association with Quincy Jones presents a Guber-Peters Company production ; distributed by Warner Bros, (DVD)

The color purple, Amblin Entertainment in association with Quincy Jones presents a Guber-Peters Company production ; distributed by Warner Bros, (DVD)

Label
The color purple
Title
The color purple
Statement of responsibility
Amblin Entertainment in association with Quincy Jones presents a Guber-Peters Company production ; distributed by Warner Bros
Contributor
Subject
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 ; producers, Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy ; director, Steven Spielberg ; screenplay, Menno Meyjes
Intended audience
Rated PG-13
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Includes French language track and 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
  • 1947-
  • 1944-
  • 1955-
  • d. 1986
  • 1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Walker, Alice
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Glover, Danny
  • Caesar, Adolph
  • Avery, Margaret
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Chong, Rae Dawn
  • Jones, Quincy
  • Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
  • Guber-Peters Company
  • Warner Bros
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Film adaptations
  • Videodiscs for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The color purple, Amblin Entertainment in association with Quincy Jones presents a Guber-Peters Company production ; distributed by Warner Bros, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Special features: Cast ; Production notes ; Awards ; 2 theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm38063484
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreeen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (154 min.)
Isbn
9780790729718
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ACV-8769
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The color purple, Amblin Entertainment in association with Quincy Jones presents a Guber-Peters Company production ; distributed by Warner Bros, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Special features: Cast ; Production notes ; Awards ; 2 theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm38063484
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreeen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (154 min.)
Isbn
9780790729718
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ACV-8769
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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