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The Resource One true thing, Universal Pictures presents a Monarch Pictures/Ufland production ; produced by Harry J. Ufland, Jesse Beaton ; screenplay by Karen Croner ; directed by Carl Franklin, (DVD)

One true thing, Universal Pictures presents a Monarch Pictures/Ufland production ; produced by Harry J. Ufland, Jesse Beaton ; screenplay by Karen Croner ; directed by Carl Franklin, (DVD)

Label
One true thing
Title
One true thing
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents a Monarch Pictures/Ufland production ; produced by Harry J. Ufland, Jesse Beaton ; screenplay by Karen Croner ; directed by Carl Franklin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A daughter Ellen, gives up her job and boyfriend to take care of her dying mother. Her father, a gifted professor of an English department, is more occupied with having his life running as smoothly as possible than caring for his wife. Living at home, Ellen discovers many new aspects to her parents' personalities, a father who is human despite his imperfections and a mother who loves her family passionately. When her mother finally dies Ellen is suspected of hastening her death with morphine
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Cliff Eidelman ; editor, Carole Kravetz ; director of photography, Declan Quinn ; executive producers, Williams W. Wilson III, Leslie Morgan ; produced by Harry J. Ufland, Jesse Beaton ; screenplay by Karen Croner ; directed by Carl Franklin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Includes Spanish and French dubbed versions and subtitles in Spanish
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.O54 1999
PerformerNote
Meryl Streep, Renee Zellweger, William Hurt, Tom Everett Scott, Nicky Katt, Lauren Graham
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1969-
  • 1970-
  • 1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ufland, Harry J
  • Beaton, Jesse
  • Croner, Karen
  • Franklin, Carl
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Zellweger, Renée
  • Hurt, William
  • Scott, Tom Everett
  • Katt, Nicky
  • Graham, Lauren
  • Quindlen, Anna
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Monarch Pictures
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
128
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Euthanasia
  • Quindlen, Anna
  • Mother-daughter relationship
  • Melodrama
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
One true thing, Universal Pictures presents a Monarch Pictures/Ufland production ; produced by Harry J. Ufland, Jesse Beaton ; screenplay by Karen Croner ; directed by Carl Franklin, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998
  • Based on the novel by Anna Quindlen
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
ocm40984054
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Isbn
9780783230580
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192044021
  • 2519204402
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20440
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40984054
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
One true thing, Universal Pictures presents a Monarch Pictures/Ufland production ; produced by Harry J. Ufland, Jesse Beaton ; screenplay by Karen Croner ; directed by Carl Franklin, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1998
  • Based on the novel by Anna Quindlen
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
ocm40984054
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Isbn
9780783230580
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192044021
  • 2519204402
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20440
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40984054
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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