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The Resource The virgin suicides, Paramount Classics ; American Zoetrope presents a Muse production ; in association with Eternity Pictures ; produced by Francis Ford Coppola, Julie Costanzo, Chris Hanley, Dan Halsted ; written and directed by Sofia Coppola, (DVD)

The virgin suicides, Paramount Classics ; American Zoetrope presents a Muse production ; in association with Eternity Pictures ; produced by Francis Ford Coppola, Julie Costanzo, Chris Hanley, Dan Halsted ; written and directed by Sofia Coppola, (DVD)

Label
The virgin suicides
Title
The virgin suicides
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Classics ; American Zoetrope presents a Muse production ; in association with Eternity Pictures ; produced by Francis Ford Coppola, Julie Costanzo, Chris Hanley, Dan Halsted ; written and directed by Sofia Coppola
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"In the mid-1970s, in a sleepy Michigan community, live the Lisbon sisters, five teenagers whose beauty has bewitched a group of neighborhood boys. Isolated by their over-protective parents, they move like fleeting visions against the suburban landscape, luminous and unattainable. But when school hunk Trip Fontaine convinces Lux Lisbon and her sisters to go to the prom, the boys' romantic fantasies threaten to come true - until they are engulfed in a stunning chain of events that will change their lives forever." -- Container
Member of
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Edward Lachman ; production designer, Jasna Stefanovic ; edited by James Lyons, Melissa Kent ; costume designer, Nancy Steiner ; original score by Air
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Rated R for strong thematic elements involving teens; Canadian Home Video rating: 14A
Language note
In English or dubbed French ; optional English subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
James Woods, Kathleen Turner, Kirsten Dunst, Josh Hartnett, A.J. Cook, Hanna Hall, Leslie Hayman, Chelse Swain, Anthony Desimone, Lee Kagan, Robert Schwartzman, Noah Shebib, Jonathan Tucker, Michael Pare, Scott Glenn, Danny DeVito; narrated by Giovanni Ribisi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1939-
  • 1947-
  • 1954-
  • 1982-
  • 1978-
  • 1978-
  • 1982-
  • 1942-
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coppola, Sofia
  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • Costanzo, Julie
  • Hanley, Chris
  • Halsted, Dan
  • Woods, James
  • Turner, Kathleen
  • Dunst, Kirsten
  • Hartnett, Josh
  • Cook, A. J.
  • Tucker, Jonathan
  • Paré, Michael
  • Glenn, Scott
  • DeVito, Danny
  • Ribisi, Giovanni
  • Eugenides, Jeffrey
  • Air (Musical group : France)
  • Paramount Classics (Firm)
  • American Zoetrope (Firm)
  • Muse Productions
  • Eternity Pictures, Inc
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
97
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eugenides, Jeffrey
  • Eugenides, Jeffrey
  • Parental overprotection
  • Sisters
  • Families
  • Memory
  • Teenage girls
  • Teenage boys
  • Teenagers
  • Teenage girls
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Suburban life
  • Teenagers
  • Suburban life
  • Sisters
  • Michigan
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The virgin suicides, Paramount Classics ; American Zoetrope presents a Muse production ; in association with Eternity Pictures ; produced by Francis Ford Coppola, Julie Costanzo, Chris Hanley, Dan Halsted ; written and directed by Sofia Coppola, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Behind the scenes, air music video "Playground love," theatrical trailer, photo gallery
  • Based upon the novel by Jeffrey Eugenides
  • Originally produced as an American motion picture in 1999
Contents
The Lisbon sisters -- Everyone had an opinion -- Dinner with the Lisbons -- Basement party -- Cecilia's death -- The diary -- Cecilia's ghost -- Trip Fontaine -- "You're a stone fox" -- The homecoming dance -- Lux wakes up alone -- Maximum security isolation -- Skipping away -- Meet us at midnight -- Empty house -- Credits/"Playground love."
Control code
ocm45625212
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780792166825
Other control number
  • 097363381747
  • 883929313013
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 33817
  • 1000375969
System details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; 5.1 Dolby surround, Dolby surround; widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 1.85:1, enhanced for 16:9 televisions
Label
The virgin suicides, Paramount Classics ; American Zoetrope presents a Muse production ; in association with Eternity Pictures ; produced by Francis Ford Coppola, Julie Costanzo, Chris Hanley, Dan Halsted ; written and directed by Sofia Coppola, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Behind the scenes, air music video "Playground love," theatrical trailer, photo gallery
  • Based upon the novel by Jeffrey Eugenides
  • Originally produced as an American motion picture in 1999
Contents
The Lisbon sisters -- Everyone had an opinion -- Dinner with the Lisbons -- Basement party -- Cecilia's death -- The diary -- Cecilia's ghost -- Trip Fontaine -- "You're a stone fox" -- The homecoming dance -- Lux wakes up alone -- Maximum security isolation -- Skipping away -- Meet us at midnight -- Empty house -- Credits/"Playground love."
Control code
ocm45625212
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780792166825
Other control number
  • 097363381747
  • 883929313013
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 33817
  • 1000375969
System details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; 5.1 Dolby surround, Dolby surround; widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 1.85:1, enhanced for 16:9 televisions

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