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The Resource A raisin in the sun, Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; screenplay by Lorraine Hansberry ; director, Daniel Petrie, (videorecording)

A raisin in the sun, Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; screenplay by Lorraine Hansberry ; director, Daniel Petrie, (videorecording)

Label
A raisin in the sun
Title
A raisin in the sun
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; screenplay by Lorraine Hansberry ; director, Daniel Petrie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • kor
  • por
  • spa
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Film of the award-winning play about a struggling black family living on Chicago's South Side and the impact of an unexpected insurance bequest. Each family member sees the bequest as the means of realizing dreams and of escape from grinding frustrations
Cataloging source
SGR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Laurence Rosenthal
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned. In English with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, Portugese, Chinese, Korean and Thai
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Claudia McNeil, Ruby Dee, Diana Sands, Ivan Dixon, John Fiedler, Louis Gossett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1920-1987
  • 1921-2011
  • 1931-2008
  • 1925-2005
  • 1936-
  • 1926-
  • 1930-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Susskind, David
  • Rose, Philip
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • McNeil, Claudia
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Petrie, Daniel
  • Sands, Diana
  • Dixon, Ivan
  • Fiedler, John
  • Gossett, Louis
  • Rosenthal, Laurence
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
128
Series statement
Columbia classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minorities
  • African American families
  • Racism
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A raisin in the sun, Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; screenplay by Lorraine Hansberry ; director, Daniel Petrie, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • Based on the stage play by Lorraine Hansberry
  • Includes both widescreen and standard versions
  • Aspect ratio 1.85:1. Re-formatted to fit your TV screen
  • Special features include production notes, interactive menus, talent files, theatrical trailers, bonus trailers, scene selections
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
43778792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 128 min.)
Isbn
9780767828062
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009196
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
00919
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)43778792
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A raisin in the sun, Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; screenplay by Lorraine Hansberry ; director, Daniel Petrie, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • Based on the stage play by Lorraine Hansberry
  • Includes both widescreen and standard versions
  • Aspect ratio 1.85:1. Re-formatted to fit your TV screen
  • Special features include production notes, interactive menus, talent files, theatrical trailers, bonus trailers, scene selections
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
43778792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 128 min.)
Isbn
9780767828062
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009196
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
00919
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)43778792
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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