The Resource Pinky, Twentieth Century Fox ; producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; director, Elia Kazan, screenplay by Philip Dunne and Dudley Nichols, (videorecording)

Pinky, Twentieth Century Fox ; producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; director, Elia Kazan, screenplay by Philip Dunne and Dudley Nichols, (videorecording)

Label
Pinky
Title
Pinky
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; director, Elia Kazan, screenplay by Philip Dunne and Dudley Nichols
Title variation
Darryl F. Zanuck's Pinky
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A racially mixed woman working as a nurse in Boston finds she can pass as White, but leaves her fiance afraid that her true heritage will be discovered. Back at home in Mississippi, she is named heiress of an estate that her family has worked for, touching off a heated situation among the locals amidst a trial
Member of
Cataloging source
ZHS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Adaptation of a novel by Cid Ricketts Sumner
Dewey number
791.43
Language note
  • English dialogue, English and Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M56
LC item number
P565 2005
PerformerNote
Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, Ethel Waters, William Lundigan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1979
  • 1908-1992
  • 1895-1960
  • 1879-1959
  • 1896-1977
  • 1914-1975
  • 1890-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zanuck, Darryl Francis
  • Kazan, Elia
  • Dunne, Philip
  • Nichols, Dudley
  • Crain, Jeanne
  • Barrymore, Ethel
  • Waters, Ethel
  • Lundigan, William
  • Sumner, Cid Ricketts
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
101
Series statement
Cinema classics collection
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  • Sumner, Cid Ricketts
  • Film adaptations
  • Passing (Identity)
  • African Americans
  • Feature films
  • Racially mixed people
  • Mississippi
  • Sumner, Cid Ricketts
  • African Americans
  • Feature films
  • Film adaptations
  • Passing (Identity)
  • Race relations
  • Racially mixed people
  • Mississippi
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Pinky, Twentieth Century Fox ; producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; director, Elia Kazan, screenplay by Philip Dunne and Dudley Nichols, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1949; and was the subject of a landmark Supreme Court case in film censorship
  • Based on the novel "Quality" by Cid Ricketts Sumner
  • Dolby Digital stereo. and mono. (English track with Spanish subtitles)
  • Contains an audio commentary by film historian Kenneth Geist and an original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm63120932
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543106098
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)63120932
System details
DVD format; region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Pinky, Twentieth Century Fox ; producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; director, Elia Kazan, screenplay by Philip Dunne and Dudley Nichols, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1949; and was the subject of a landmark Supreme Court case in film censorship
  • Based on the novel "Quality" by Cid Ricketts Sumner
  • Dolby Digital stereo. and mono. (English track with Spanish subtitles)
  • Contains an audio commentary by film historian Kenneth Geist and an original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm63120932
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543106098
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)63120932
System details
DVD format; region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
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