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The Resource Beloved, Touchstone Pictures ; Harpo Films ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.] ; a Harpo Films, Clinica Estetico production, (videorecording)

Beloved, Touchstone Pictures ; Harpo Films ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.] ; a Harpo Films, Clinica Estetico production, (videorecording)

Label
Beloved
Title
Beloved
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures ; Harpo Films ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.] ; a Harpo Films, Clinica Estetico production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When Sethe, an escaped slave living in post-Civil War Ohio, takes in a strange girl named Beloved, she finds that she must face her unthinkable past in order to own her present and future
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; edited by Carol Littleton, Andy Keir ; music composed & orchestrated by Rachel Portman
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English or French; subtitles in English
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise, Beah Richards, Lisa Gay Hamilton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1971-
  • 1964-
  • 1944-2017
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Glover, Danny
  • Newton, Thandie
  • Elise, Kimberly
  • Richards, Beah E
  • Hamilton, Lisa Gay
  • Demme, Jonathan
  • Busia, Akosua
  • LaGravenese, Richard
  • Brooks, Adam
  • Saxon, Edward
  • Fujimoto, Tak
  • Littleton, Carol
  • Portman, Rachel
  • Morrison, Toni
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Harpo Films
  • Clinica Estetico, Ltd
Runtime
171
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Freedmen
  • Memory
  • Mothers and daughters
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Beloved, Touchstone Pictures ; Harpo Films ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.] ; a Harpo Films, Clinica Estetico production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Toni Morrison
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998
  • Includes original theatrical trailer and production featurette
Bar code
  • 31223130165757
  • 31223130165690
  • 31223130165732
  • 31223083230822
  • 31223130165765
  • 31223130165724
  • 31223130165740
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Isbn
9780788815478
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Some copies in library nmhave cover art for a "2-movie collection" but contain only the movie Beloved on a single DVD.
Other control number
717951002365
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
17243
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital 5.1; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Beloved, Touchstone Pictures ; Harpo Films ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.] ; a Harpo Films, Clinica Estetico production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Toni Morrison
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998
  • Includes original theatrical trailer and production featurette
Bar code
  • 31223130165757
  • 31223130165690
  • 31223130165732
  • 31223083230822
  • 31223130165765
  • 31223130165724
  • 31223130165740
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Isbn
9780788815478
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Some copies in library nmhave cover art for a "2-movie collection" but contain only the movie Beloved on a single DVD.
Other control number
717951002365
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
17243
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital 5.1; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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