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Dragon seed

Author: Katharine Hepburn; Walter Huston; Aline MacMahon; Akim Tamiroff; Pearl S Buck
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [©2007]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Standard versionView all editions and formats
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"When a peaceful Chinese village is invaded by the Japanese prior to WWII the men elect to adopt a peaceful, don't-rock-the-boat attitude towards their conquerors-and it is understood that the women will stoically acquiesce as well. But Jade, a headstrong young woman, intends to stand up to the Japanese whether her husband Lao Er approves or not. She even goes so far as to learn to read and to handle a weapon, so  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Pearl S Buck; Pearl S Buck
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Katharine Hepburn; Walter Huston; Aline MacMahon; Akim Tamiroff; Pearl S Buck
ISBN: 141984833X 9781419848339
OCLC Number: 436864589
Language Note: In English and French. Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from disc label.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1944.
Based on the novel by Pearl S. Buck.
Special features: short subjects, classic cartoons.
Cast: Katharine Hepburn, Walter Huston, Aline MacMahon, Akim Tamiroff.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (148 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Katharine Hepburn :
Responsibility: Turner Entertainment Co.

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"When a peaceful Chinese village is invaded by the Japanese prior to WWII the men elect to adopt a peaceful, don't-rock-the-boat attitude towards their conquerors-and it is understood that the women will stoically acquiesce as well. But Jade, a headstrong young woman, intends to stand up to the Japanese whether her husband Lao Er approves or not. She even goes so far as to learn to read and to handle a weapon, so that she may properly equipped for both psychological and physical combat"--All Movie Guide.

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