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The Resource The color purple, Warner Bros. presents ; produced by Steven Spielberg ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)

The color purple, Warner Bros. presents ; produced by Steven Spielberg ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)

Label
The color purple
Title
The color purple
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents ; produced by Steven Spielberg ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Celie, a poor black woman from the South whose friendship with two women helps her to overcome the brutality she has experienced at the hands of her father and husband
Awards note
National Board of Review, best picture award; Directors Guild of America, best director; Golden Globe Award, best actress
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Color purple (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Allen Daviau ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music, Quincy Jones
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG-13
  • 7-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
Audio described; closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C65 1997
PerformerNote
Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Oprah Winfrey, Akosua Busia, Willard Pugh, Whoopie Goldberg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-1986
  • 1950-
  • 1946-
  • 1933-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Glover, Danny
  • Caesar, Adolph
  • Avery, Margaret
  • Chong, Rae Dawn
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Busia, Akosua
  • Pugh, Willard
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Meyjes, Menno
  • Jones, Quincy
  • Walker, Alice
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • DVS Home Video (Firm)
  • Warner Bros
Runtime
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Abused women
  • Sisters
  • Friendship
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The color purple, Warner Bros. presents ; produced by Steven Spielberg ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-Winning story"--Container
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
Bar code
31223800610637
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Special widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videocassette (154 min.)
Isbn
9780790784458
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
085392868131
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
12766
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS; stereo., Dolby surround
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The color purple, Warner Bros. presents ; produced by Steven Spielberg ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-Winning story"--Container
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
Bar code
31223800610637
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
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
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Special widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videocassette (154 min.)
Isbn
9780790784458
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
085392868131
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
12766
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS; stereo., Dolby surround
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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