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The Resource The color purple, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Steven Spielberg [and others] ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (Blu-Ray)

The color purple, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Steven Spielberg [and others] ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (Blu-Ray)

Label
The color purple
Title
The color purple
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Steven Spielberg [and others] ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Celie, a poor African-American woman from the South, relies on her friend to help her to overcome the brutality she has experienced at the hands of her father and husband
Cataloging source
VRC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Allen Daviau ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music, Quincy Jones; production designer, J. Michael Riva
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English, French, and Spanish; subtitles in French and Spanish
  • Subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Whoopi Goldberg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1933-1986
  • 1955-
  • 1933-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Glover, Danny
  • Caesar, Adolph
  • Avery, Margaret
  • Chong, Rae Dawn
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Meyjes, Menno
  • Jones, Quincy
  • Walker, Alice
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Warner Bros
Runtime
153
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Abused women
  • Sisters
  • Friendship
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The color purple, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Steven Spielberg [and others] ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (Blu-Ray)
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: Converations with ancestors: The color purple from book to screen; A collaboration of spirits: casting and acting The color purple; Cultivating a classic: the making of The color purple; The color purple: the musical; behind the scenes gallery; cast photo gallery; trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn700549095
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray version, Widescreen format.
Extent
1 Blu-ray (153 min.)
Isbn
9781419899928
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929161126
  • 883929137725
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
3000035739
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)700549095
System details
  • Blu-ray; 1080p High Definition; DTS-HD Master Audio in English; Dolby Digital 2.0 in French and Spanish (Castillian 2.0 and Latin 1.0)
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The color purple, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Steven Spielberg [and others] ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (Blu-Ray)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Alice Walker
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Special features: Converations with ancestors: The color purple from book to screen; A collaboration of spirits: casting and acting The color purple; Cultivating a classic: the making of The color purple; The color purple: the musical; behind the scenes gallery; cast photo gallery; trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn700549095
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray version, Widescreen format.
Extent
1 Blu-ray (153 min.)
Isbn
9781419899928
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929161126
  • 883929137725
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
3000035739
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)700549095
System details
  • Blu-ray; 1080p High Definition; DTS-HD Master Audio in English; Dolby Digital 2.0 in French and Spanish (Castillian 2.0 and Latin 1.0)
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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