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Title Sparkle [videorecording] / Warner Bros. presents a Robert Stigwood Organisation production ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; produced by Howard Rosenman ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; directed by Sam O'Steen.

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka DVD Collection  DVD1227    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Sparkle    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1975.
Special feature: Theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Bruce Surtees ; editor, Gordon Scott ; choreography, Lester Wilson ; music, Curtis Mayfield ; sung by Aretha Franklin ; story by Joel Schumacher and Howard Rosenman.
Cast Philip M. Thomas, Irene Cara, Lonette McKee, Dwan Smith, Mary Alice, Dorian Harewood, Tony King.
Summary Set in Harlem in 1958, this musical tells the story of three sisters struggling to find stardom as a singing group. But they learn that wishing on a star is one thing, and that being the star can be a one-way ticket to self-destruction.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details DVD, region 1; widescreen (matted, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Source NAV 9/12 PPL
Language In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject African American sisters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
African American singers -- Drama.
Girl groups (Musical groups) -- Drama.
Fame -- Drama.
Vocal groups -- United States -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Musical films.
Musical -- Feature.
Family -- Feature.
Feature films.
Musical films.
Added Author O'Steen, Sam, 1923-2000.
Rosenman, Howard, 1945-
Schumacher, Joel, 1939-
Thomas, Philip Michael, 1949-
Cara, Irene, 1959-
McKee, Lonette, 1954-
Smith, Dwan, 1944-
Alice, Mary, 1941-
Harewood, Dorian, 1950-
King, Tony.
Mayfield, Curtis, 1942-1999.
Franklin, Aretha, 1942-2018.
Robert Stigwood Organisation Limited.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0790789965
9780790789965
Standard No. 085393197421
Music No. 31974 Warner Home Video

 
    
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