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The Joy Luck Club

Author: Oliver StoneRonald BassWayne WangTsai ChinRosalind ChaoAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Buena Vista Pictures Distribution ; [Place of publication not identified] : Hollywood Pictures Home Video, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Juxtaposes scenes from the lives of four Chinese women in pre-1949 China and the lives of their American-born daughters to show how the mothers' experiences in China and as immigrants in the United States shaped their dreams for their daughters' lives.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Stone; Ronald Bass; Wayne Wang; Tsai Chin; Rosalind Chao; Kiều Chinh; Lisa Lu; France Nuyen; Amy Tan; Buena Vista Distribution Co.; Hollywood Pictures.; Hollywood Pictures Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1558905189 9781558905184
OCLC Number: 49366699
Notes: In English and Chinese with English subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Dolby stereo, digitally mastered.
Rated R.
"2291"--Container.
Based on the novel by Amy Tan.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993.
Credits: Music by Rachel Portman ; director of photography, Amir Makuri ; edited by Maysie Hay.
Cast: Tsai Chin, Kieu Chinh, Lisa Lu, France Nuyen, Rosalind Chao.
Description: 1 videocassette (139 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Based on the novel by Amy Tan.
Responsibility: Hollywood Pictures ; an Oliver Stone Production ; directed by Wayne Wang ; produced by Wayne Wang [and others] ; screenplay by Amy Tan and Ronald Bass.

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Juxtaposes scenes from the lives of four Chinese women in pre-1949 China and the lives of their American-born daughters to show how the mothers' experiences in China and as immigrants in the United States shaped their dreams for their daughters' lives.

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