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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, (DVD)

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, (DVD)

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
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Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Production designer
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
Awards note
Golden Globes, 1986: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama (Whoopi Goldberg).
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Includes French dubbed version and subtitles in English, French and Spanish
LC call number
  • PS3573.A425
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • C6 2007
  • .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-
  • 1933-
  • 1933-1986
  • 1955-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Marshall, Frank
  • Jones, Quincy
  • Meyjes, Menno
  • Glover, Danny
  • Caesar, Adolph
  • Avery, Margaret
  • Chong, Rae Dawn
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Riva, J. Michael
  • Kahn, Michael
  • Walker, Alice
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
  • Guber-Peters Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
Runtime
154
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  • African American women
  • Sisters
  • Adult child sexual abuse victims
  • Southern States
  • Abused wives
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, (DVD)
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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
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn132781481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 DVD (154 min.)
Isbn
9781419855092
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391163107
  • 085391153429
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 format; region 1; widescreen version; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English), surround stereo (French)
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, (DVD)
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
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn132781481
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 DVD (154 min.)
Isbn
9781419855092
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391163107
  • 085391153429
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 format; region 1; widescreen version; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English), surround stereo (French)
Video recording format
DVD

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