skip to content
Paradise road Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Paradise road

Author: Andrew YapGraham BurkeBruce BeresfordSue MillikenGreg CooteAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Fact-based recounting of a group of women who are imprisoned on the island of Sumatra by the Japanese during World War II and used music as a relief to their misery.
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: War films
Films for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Drama
French language materials
Spanish language materials
War
Feature
Women
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Yap; Graham Burke; Bruce Beresford; Sue Milliken; Greg Coote; Glenn Close; Frances McDormand; Pauline Collins; Cate Blanchett; Jennifer Ehle; Julianna Margulies; Martin Meader; David Giles; Leny Van Shaik; Betty Jeffrey; Vrouwenkoor Malle Babbe.; Fox Searchlight Pictures.; Village Roadshow Pictures.; YTC Motion Picture Investments (Firm); Planet Pictures (Firm); Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 46771347
Language Note: English (Dolby or Dolby 5.1 surround) or French (Dolby surround) soundtrack; optional subtitles available in Spanish or English; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
"Based in part on the diaries of Betty Jeffrey as published in White Coolies."
Includes theatrical trailer and trailers for other Fox films.
Credits: Director of photography, Peter James ; composer, Ross Edwards ; editor, Tim Wellburn.
Cast: Glenn Close, Frances McDormand, Pauline Collins, Cate Blanchett, Jennifer Ehle, Julianna Margulies ; featuring the voices of Vrouwenkoor Malle Babbe, Haarlem, The Netherlands, under the direction of Leny Van Shaik.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; NTSC ; Region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby surround.
Other Titles: Paradise road (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Village Roadshow Pictures production in association with YTC Motion Picture Investments and Planet Pictures ; executive producers, Andrew Yap and Graham Burke ; produced by Sue Milliken and Greg Coote ; based on a story by David Giles and Martin Meader ; written and directed by Bruce Beresford.

Abstract:

Fact-based recounting of a group of women who are imprisoned on the island of Sumatra by the Japanese during World War II and used music as a relief to their misery.

Reviews

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

Tags

Be the first.
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/46771347> # Paradise road
    a bgn:DVD, schema:Movie, schema:CreativeWork ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46771347#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
    library:oclcnum "46771347" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Place/beverly_hills_calif> ; # Beverly Hills, Calif.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#CreativeWork/white_coolies> ; # White coolies.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148534> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Women
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/music_therapy> ; # Music therapy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/prisioneros_de_guerra_indonesia_sumatra> ; # Prisioneros de guerra--Indonesia--Sumatra
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/guerra_mundial_ii_1939_1945_mujeres> ; # Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945--Mujeres
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/choirs_music_women> ; # Choirs (Music)--Women
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/prisoners_of_war> ; # Prisoners of war
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/music_in_prisons> ; # Music in prisons
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_music_and_the_war> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Music and the war
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/music_and_war> ; # Music and war
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/world_war_1939_1945> ; # World War, 1939-1945
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85088923> ; # Music in prisons
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Event/1939_1945> ; # 1939-1945
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/guerra_mundial_ii_1939_1945_prisioneros_y_prisiones_japonesa> ; # Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945--Prisioneros y prisiones japonesa
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/prisoners_of_war_indonesia_sumatra> ; # Prisoners of war--Indonesia--Sumatra
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_women> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Women
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148476> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons, Japanese
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/music_psychological_aspects> ; # Music--Psychological aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/women> ; # Women
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148449> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Music and the war
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/female_friendship> ; # Female friendship
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_prisoners_and_prisons_japanese> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons, Japanese
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85088812> ; # Music--Psychological aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/guerra_mundial_ii_1939_1945_prisioneros_prisiones_japonesa> ; # Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945--Prisioneros--prisiones japonesa
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Place/indonesia_sumatra> ; # Indonesia--Sumatra.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Meeting/world_war_1939_1945> ; # World War (1939-1945)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.4372/e22/> ;
    schema:contentRating "MPAA rating: R." ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/71058311> ; # Graham Burke
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Person/van_shaik_leny> ; # Leny Van Shaik
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/39585451> ; # Cate Blanchett
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/148063162> ; # Village Roadshow Pictures.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/84973294> ; # Glenn Close
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/96938791> ; # Julianna Margulies
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/79176986> ; # Pauline Collins
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/262444202> ; # Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85611971> ; # Frances McDormand
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/55680449> ; # Betty Jeffrey
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/170590079> ; # YTC Motion Picture Investments (Firm)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/60836870> ; # Martin Meader
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/91836800> ; # Sue Milliken
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/41144648320652965703> ; # Fox Searchlight Pictures.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/158218426> ; # Planet Pictures (Firm)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/29198516> ; # Greg Coote
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/81685346> ; # Bruce Beresford
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/171788948> ; # David Giles
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/143273355> ; # Vrouwenkoor Malle Babbe.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/191791939> ; # Andrew Yap
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85119681> ; # Jennifer Ehle
    schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
    schema:description "Fact-based recounting of a group of women who are imprisoned on the island of Sumatra by the Japanese during World War II and used music as a relief to their misery."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4918816887> ; # Paradise road (Motion picture).
    schema:genre "War films"@en ;
    schema:genre "French language materials"@en ;
    schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
    schema:genre "Spanish language materials"@en ;
    schema:genre "Women"@en ;
    schema:genre "War"@en ;
    schema:genre "Feature"@en ;
    schema:genre "Films for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    schema:genre "Feature films"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Paradise road"@en ;
    schema:productID "46771347" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46771347#PublicationEvent/beverly_hills_calif_twentieth_century_fox_home_entertainment_2000> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Agent/twentieth_century_fox_home_entertainment> ; # Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46771347> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Agent/twentieth_century_fox_home_entertainment> # Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Meeting/world_war_1939_1945> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Person/van_shaik_leny> # Leny Van Shaik
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Van Shaik" ;
    schema:givenName "Leny" ;
    schema:name "Leny Van Shaik" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Place/beverly_hills_calif> # Beverly Hills, Calif.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Beverly Hills, Calif." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Place/indonesia_sumatra> # Indonesia--Sumatra.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Indonesia--Sumatra." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/guerra_mundial_ii_1939_1945_mujeres> # Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945--Mujeres
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945--Mujeres"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/guerra_mundial_ii_1939_1945_prisioneros_prisiones_japonesa> # Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945--Prisioneros--prisiones japonesa
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945--Prisioneros--prisiones japonesa"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/guerra_mundial_ii_1939_1945_prisioneros_y_prisiones_japonesa> # Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945--Prisioneros y prisiones japonesa
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945--Prisioneros y prisiones japonesa"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/music_psychological_aspects> # Music--Psychological aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Music--Psychological aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/prisioneros_de_guerra_indonesia_sumatra> # Prisioneros de guerra--Indonesia--Sumatra
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Prisioneros de guerra--Indonesia--Sumatra"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_music_and_the_war> # World War, 1939-1945--Music and the war
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Music and the war"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_prisoners_and_prisons_japanese> # World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons, Japanese
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons, Japanese"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4918816887#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_women> # World War, 1939-1945--Women
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Women"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85088812> # Music--Psychological aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Music--Psychological aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85088923> # Music in prisons
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Music in prisons"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148449> # World War, 1939-1945--Music and the war
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Music and the war"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148476> # World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons, Japanese
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons, Japanese"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148534> # World War, 1939-1945--Women
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Women"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/143273355> # Vrouwenkoor Malle Babbe.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Vrouwenkoor Malle Babbe." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/148063162> # Village Roadshow Pictures.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Village Roadshow Pictures." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/158218426> # Planet Pictures (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Planet Pictures (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/170590079> # YTC Motion Picture Investments (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "YTC Motion Picture Investments (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/171788948> # David Giles
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Giles" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Giles" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/191791939> # Andrew Yap
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Yap" ;
    schema:givenName "Andrew" ;
    schema:name "Andrew Yap" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/262444202> # Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29198516> # Greg Coote
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1942" ;
    schema:familyName "Coote" ;
    schema:givenName "Greg" ;
    schema:name "Greg Coote" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/39585451> # Cate Blanchett
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1969" ;
    schema:familyName "Blanchett" ;
    schema:givenName "Cate" ;
    schema:name "Cate Blanchett" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/41144648320652965703> # Fox Searchlight Pictures.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Fox Searchlight Pictures." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/55680449> # Betty Jeffrey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1908" ;
    schema:deathDate "2000" ;
    schema:familyName "Jeffrey" ;
    schema:givenName "Betty" ;
    schema:name "Betty Jeffrey" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/60836870> # Martin Meader
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Meader" ;
    schema:givenName "Martin" ;
    schema:name "Martin Meader" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71058311> # Graham Burke
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Burke" ;
    schema:givenName "Graham" ;
    schema:name "Graham Burke" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/79176986> # Pauline Collins
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1940" ;
    schema:familyName "Collins" ;
    schema:givenName "Pauline" ;
    schema:name "Pauline Collins" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/81685346> # Bruce Beresford
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Beresford" ;
    schema:givenName "Bruce" ;
    schema:name "Bruce Beresford" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84973294> # Glenn Close
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1947" ;
    schema:familyName "Close" ;
    schema:givenName "Glenn" ;
    schema:name "Glenn Close" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85119681> # Jennifer Ehle
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1969" ;
    schema:familyName "Ehle" ;
    schema:givenName "Jennifer" ;
    schema:name "Jennifer Ehle" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85611971> # Frances McDormand
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "McDormand" ;
    schema:givenName "Frances" ;
    schema:name "Frances McDormand" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/91836800> # Sue Milliken
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1940" ;
    schema:familyName "Milliken" ;
    schema:givenName "Sue" ;
    schema:name "Sue Milliken" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/96938791> # Julianna Margulies
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1966" ;
    schema:familyName "Margulies" ;
    schema:givenName "Julianna" ;
    schema:name "Julianna Margulies" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4918816887> # Paradise road (Motion picture).
    schema:name "Paradise road (Motion picture)."@en ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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