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The Resource The color purple, Warner Bros. presents a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Quincy Jones ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; Amblin Entertainment in association with Quincy Jones ; a Guber-Peters Company production

The color purple, Warner Bros. presents a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Quincy Jones ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; Amblin Entertainment in association with Quincy Jones ; a Guber-Peters Company production

Label
The color purple
Title
The color purple
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Quincy Jones ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; Amblin Entertainment in association with Quincy Jones ; a Guber-Peters Company production
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The heart-wrenching story of a young black girl in the early 20th century who is forced into a brutal marriage and separated from her sister
Cataloging source
BIB
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Allen Daviau ; production designer, J. Michael Riva ; editor, Michael Kahn ; music, Quincy Jones
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English and French with optional subtitles in English, French & Spanish (Feature film only); closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C656 2007
PerformerNote
Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Akosua Busia, Willard Pugh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1954-
  • 1933-
  • 1933-1986
  • 1955-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Kennedy, Kathleen
  • Marshall, Frank
  • Jones, Quincy
  • Meyjes, Menno
  • Glover, Danny
  • Caesar, Adolph
  • Avery, Margaret
  • Chong, Rae Dawn
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Busia, Akosua
  • Pugh, Willard
  • Walker, Alice
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
  • Guber-Peters Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Sisters
  • Adult child sexual abuse victims
  • Southern States
  • Abused wives
  • Abused wives
  • Adult child sexual abuse victims
  • African American women
  • Sisters
  • Southern States
Technique
live action
Label
The color purple, Warner Bros. presents a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Quincy Jones ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; Amblin Entertainment in association with Quincy Jones ; a Guber-Peters Company production
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features include cast biographies, production notes, awards, theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
132781481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (154 min.)
Isbn
9781419855092
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391163107
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 116310
  • 116310A
  • 116310B
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)132781481
System details
DVD, 2-sided; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, stereo.; widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The color purple, Warner Bros. presents a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Quincy Jones ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg ; Amblin Entertainment in association with Quincy Jones ; a Guber-Peters Company production
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features include cast biographies, production notes, awards, theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
132781481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (154 min.)
Isbn
9781419855092
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391163107
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 116310
  • 116310A
  • 116310B
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)132781481
System details
DVD, 2-sided; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, stereo.; widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD

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