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Uniform Title Color purple (Motion picture)
Title The color purple [videorecording] / 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.

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Color    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (154 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
Widescreen version.
Language In English or dubbed French; optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; Closed-captioned.
Note Based on the novel by Alice Walker.
System Details DVD, double-sided disc; Dolby Digital surround 5.1 (English); Dolby surround stereo (French).
Cast Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Akosua Busia, Willard Pugh.
Credits Director of photography, Allen Daviau ; production designer, J. Michael Riva ; editor, Michael Kahn ; music, Quincy Jones.
Summary The heart-wrenching story of a young black girl in the early 20th century who's forced into a brutal marriage and separated from her sister.
Note Special features include cast bios, production notes, awards, two theatrical trailers.
Subject African American women -- Drama.
Sisters -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Spielberg, Steven, 1946- Director.
Kennedy, Kathleen, 1954-
Marshall, Frank.
Jones, Quincy, 1933-
Meyjes, Menno, 1954-
Glover, Danny.
Caesar, Adolph, 1933-1986. Actor.
Avery, Margaret.
Chong, Rae Dawn, 1961-
Goldberg, Whoopi, 1955- Actor.
Winfrey, Oprah, 1954-
Walker, Alice, 1944- Color purple.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419855093
Standard No. 085391163107
Music No. 116310 Warner Home Video

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