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The Resource Like water for chocolate, produced and directed by Alfonso Arau ; screenplay by Laura Esquivel

Like water for chocolate, produced and directed by Alfonso Arau ; screenplay by Laura Esquivel

Label
Like water for chocolate
Title
Like water for chocolate
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Alfonso Arau ; screenplay by Laura Esquivel
Title variation
Como agua para chocolate
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Romantic fantasy set in early 20th century Mexico about a young couple, Tita and Pedro, blocked from marrying by a family tradition strictly enforced by Tita's cold and selfish mother. To be near his love the young man marries her sister, while Tita, as the family cook, expresses her passion for him through her cooking
Member of
Cataloging source
BPLCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Spanish or dubbed English dialogue, English subtitles; with subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.L554 2011
PerformerNote
Marco Leonardi, Lumi Cavazos, Regina Torné, Ada Carrasco, Mario Ivan Martinez, Claudette Maille
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1969-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arua, Alfonso
  • Leonardi, Marco
  • Cavazos, Lumi
  • Torné, Regina
  • Carrasco, Ada
  • Esquivel, Laura
Runtime
105
Series statement
Miramax Films award-winning collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Esquivel, Laura
  • Esquivel, Laura
  • Love
  • Cooking, Mexican
  • Mexico
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Families
  • Cooking, Mexican
  • Families
  • Love
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Mexico
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Like water for chocolate, produced and directed by Alfonso Arau ; screenplay by Laura Esquivel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • Based on the novel by Laura Esquivel
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
Control code
824701315
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 031398137733
  • 00031398137733
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
30479
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)824701315
System details
DVD;,NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital surround; widescreen, aspect ratio, 1.85:1, dual-layer format
Terms governing use
For private home use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Like water for chocolate, produced and directed by Alfonso Arau ; screenplay by Laura Esquivel
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • Based on the novel by Laura Esquivel
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
Control code
824701315
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 031398137733
  • 00031398137733
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
30479
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)824701315
System details
DVD;,NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital surround; widescreen, aspect ratio, 1.85:1, dual-layer format
Terms governing use
For private home use only
Video recording format
DVD

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