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The Resource Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)

Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)

Label
Driving Miss Daisy
Title
Driving Miss Daisy
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in Atlanta in the 1950's, a textile factory owner insists on hiring an ever-patient chauffeur for his aging head-strong mother. The Jewish woman and her African American driver eventually build a relationship over many years
Related
Awards note
Academy Award (1989): Best Picture ; Best Screenplay (Alfred Uhry) ; Best Actress (Jessica Tandy) ; Best Makeup (Manilio Rocchetti, Lynn Barber, Kevin Haney)
Cataloging source
LKR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter James ; editor, Mark Warner ; music, Hans Zimmer
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned in English. Dialogue in English (surround stereo), French (surround stereo) or Spanish (mono) language with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd, Patti Lupone, Esther Rolle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Uhry, Alfred
  • Zanuck, Richard D
  • Zanuck, Lili Fini
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Aykroyd, Dan
  • LuPone, Patti
  • Rolle, Esther
  • Uhry, Alfred
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Zanuck Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish women
  • Older women
  • Chauffeurs
  • African American men
  • Mothers and sons
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Based on the play by Alfred Uhry
  • Special features: three featurettes, Miss Daisy's journey: from stage to screen, Jessica Tandy: theatre legend to screen star, plus an original 1989 featurette; feature-length commentary by director Bruce Beresford, writer Alfred Uhry, and producer Lili Fini Zanuck; theatrical trailer; cast/director/writer film highlights; awards notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
51649379
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.; Widescreen format
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9780790772370
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392334025
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23340
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51649379
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Based on the play by Alfred Uhry
  • Special features: three featurettes, Miss Daisy's journey: from stage to screen, Jessica Tandy: theatre legend to screen star, plus an original 1989 featurette; feature-length commentary by director Bruce Beresford, writer Alfred Uhry, and producer Lili Fini Zanuck; theatrical trailer; cast/director/writer film highlights; awards notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
51649379
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.; Widescreen format
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9780790772370
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392334025
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23340
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51649379
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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