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The Resource Beloved, directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia ... [et al.] ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.] ; Touchstone Pictures ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production, (DVD)

Beloved, directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia ... [et al.] ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.] ; Touchstone Pictures ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production, (DVD)

Label
Beloved
Title
Beloved
Statement of responsibility
directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia ... [et al.] ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.] ; Touchstone Pictures ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After Paul D. finds his old slave friend Sethe in Ohio and moves in with her and her daughter Denver, a strange girl comes along by the name of "Beloved". Sethe & Denver take her in and then strange things start to happen
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; editors, Carol Littleton, Andy Keir ; music, Rachel Portman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R, for violent images, sexuality and nudity
Language note
  • In English with optional soundtrack in French
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B45 1999
PerformerNote
Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise, Beah Richards, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Albert Hall, Irma P. Hall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1972-
  • 1971-
  • 1964-
  • 1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Demme, Jonathan
  • Busia, Akosua
  • Saxon, Edward
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Glover, Danny
  • Newton, Thandie
  • Elise, Kimberly
  • Richards, Beah E
  • Hamilton, Lisa Gay
  • Hall, Albert
  • Hall, Irma P.
  • Fujimoto, Tak
  • Littleton, Carol
  • Kier, Andy
  • Portman, Rachel
  • Morrison, Toni
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Harpo Films
  • Clinica Estetico, Ltd
  • Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
171
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Slavery
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Beloved, directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia ... [et al.] ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.] ; Touchstone Pictures ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Based on the novel by Toni Morrison
  • Includes theatrical trailer and a documentary about the film which includes interviews with cast members and director (5 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm43439951
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Isbn
9780788815478
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951002365
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
17243
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)43439951
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Beloved, directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia ... [et al.] ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.] ; Touchstone Pictures ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Based on the novel by Toni Morrison
  • Includes theatrical trailer and a documentary about the film which includes interviews with cast members and director (5 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm43439951
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (171 min.)
Isbn
9780788815478
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951002365
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
17243
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)43439951
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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