skip to content
John Steinbeck's the Pearl. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

John Steinbeck's the Pearl.

Author: Richard Harris; Lukas Haas; Alfred Zacharias
Publisher: Fort Mill, SC : Sterling Entertainment Group, 2005.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Based on John Steinbeck's classic novel, "The Pearl" is the story of an impoverished diver whose life is changed forever when he discovers "the pearl of the world." Confident that the gem will bring him wealth and respect, Kino seeks a better existence for himself and his community. However, despite his best intentions, the peasant is soon engulfed by greed, envy and betrayal as many suitors strive to get their  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Harris; Lukas Haas; Alfred Zacharias
ISBN: 076942872X 9780769428727
OCLC Number: 61161711
Credits: Credits: Director of photography Arturo de la Rosa ; music by Igor.
Performer(s): Lukas Haas, Tere Tarin, G. Paul Davis "Litefoot," Jorge Rivero, Richard Harris.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Other Titles: Pearl

Abstract:

Based on John Steinbeck's classic novel, "The Pearl" is the story of an impoverished diver whose life is changed forever when he discovers "the pearl of the world." Confident that the gem will bring him wealth and respect, Kino seeks a better existence for himself and his community. However, despite his best intentions, the peasant is soon engulfed by greed, envy and betrayal as many suitors strive to get their hands on the glistening jewel. Amidst the battle to secure a bright future for his family, Kino comes to the cold realization that in order to achieve his dreams, he may have to make life's ultimate sacrifice.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61161711> # John Steinbeck's the Pearl.
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:VHS, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "61161711" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/scu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/392474272#Place/fort_mill_sc> ; # Fort Mill, SC
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/392474272#Place/mexico> ; # Mexico
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/824296> ; # Avarice
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/392474272#Topic/avarice> ; # Avarice
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> ; # Mexico.
   schema:alternateName "Pearl" ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/115550449> ; # Richard Harris
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/50018841> ; # Alfred Zacharias
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/80489479> ; # Lukas Haas
   schema:datePublished "2005" ;
   schema:description "Based on John Steinbeck's classic novel, "The Pearl" is the story of an impoverished diver whose life is changed forever when he discovers "the pearl of the world." Confident that the gem will bring him wealth and respect, Kino seeks a better existence for himself and his community. However, despite his best intentions, the peasant is soon engulfed by greed, envy and betrayal as many suitors strive to get their hands on the glistening jewel. Amidst the battle to secure a bright future for his family, Kino comes to the cold realization that in order to achieve his dreams, he may have to make life's ultimate sacrifice."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/392474272> ;
   schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "John Steinbeck's the Pearl."@en ;
   schema:productID "61161711" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61161711#PublicationEvent/fort_mill_sc_sterling_entertainment_group_2005> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/392474272#Agent/sterling_entertainment_group> ; # Sterling Entertainment Group
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780769428727> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61161711> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/392474272#Agent/sterling_entertainment_group> # Sterling Entertainment Group
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Sterling Entertainment Group" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> # Mexico.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Mexico." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/824296> # Avarice
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Avarice"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/115550449> # Richard Harris
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1930" ;
   schema:deathDate "2002" ;
   schema:familyName "Harris" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "Richard Harris" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/50018841> # Alfred Zacharias
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Zacharias" ;
   schema:givenName "Alfred" ;
   schema:name "Alfred Zacharias" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/80489479> # Lukas Haas
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1976" ;
   schema:familyName "Haas" ;
   schema:givenName "Lukas" ;
   schema:name "Lukas Haas" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780769428727>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "076942872X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780769428727" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.