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Imitation of life two movie collection. 1959 film

Author: Ross HunterEleanore GriffinDouglas SirkLana TurnerJohn GavinAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, [2012]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Two movie special ed
Summary:
The story of two widows and their troubled daughters. In the search for success as an actress, Lora neglects her daughter. Lora's black housekeeper's daughter repudiates her mother by trying to pass for white. As the years pass, each of the four women realizes that she has been living an emotionally fruitless existence.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ross Hunter; Eleanore Griffin; Douglas Sirk; Lana Turner; John Gavin; Sandra Dee; Universal Pictures (Firm)
OCLC Number: 816405941
Language Note: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing. English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
Cast: Lana Turner, John Gavin, Sandra Dee, Dan O'herlihy, Susan Kohner.
Target Audience: Rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby 2.0, NTSC.
Other Titles: Imitation of life
Responsibility: produced by Ross Hunter ; screenplay by Eleanore Griffin and Allan Scott ; directed by Douglas Sirk.

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The story of two widows and their troubled daughters. In the search for success as an actress, Lora neglects her daughter. Lora's black housekeeper's daughter repudiates her mother by trying to pass for white. As the years pass, each of the four women realizes that she has been living an emotionally fruitless existence.

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