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The Color purple

Author: Steven SpielbergKathleen KennedyFrank MarshallQuincy JonesMenno MeyjesAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2000]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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A young uneducated woman living in the rural South is raped by her father who then forces her to marry a man who beats her. Her life is transformed by the friendship of two women who help her find self-respect and the courage to change her life.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Spielberg; Kathleen Kennedy; Frank Marshall; Quincy Jones; Menno Meyjes; Danny Glover; Adolph Caesar; Margaret Avery; Rae Dawn Chong; Oprah Winfrey; Whoopi Goldberg; Alice Walker; Warner Bros.; Amblin Entertainment (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790729717 9780790729718
OCLC Number: 148835568
Language Note: Closed captioned. In English Dolby surround 5.1, French Dolby surround stereo; with subtitles in English, French, Spanish.
Notes: Based on the novel by Alice Walker.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1985.
Interactive menu includes: scene selection, language & subtitle selection, cast biographies & filmographies, production notes, awards, two theatrical trailers.
Credits: Photographer, Allen Daviau ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music, Quincy Jones.
Cast: Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Oprah Winfrey, Whoopi Goldberg.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13.
Description: 1 videodisc (sides A & B) (154 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby digital.
Responsibility: Warner Bros. ; Amblin Entertainment ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy ; produced by Frank Marshall, Quincy Jones ; screenplay by Menno Meyjes ; directed by Steven Spielberg.

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A young uneducated woman living in the rural South is raped by her father who then forces her to marry a man who beats her. Her life is transformed by the friendship of two women who help her find self-respect and the courage to change her life.

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