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A raisin in the sun

Author: John M EckertDiddyParis QuallesKenny LeonMervyn WarrenAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An African-American family living on the South Side of Chicago comes into a sudden financial windfall, the potential uses of which divides them bitterly.
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Genre/Form: Melodrama
Film adaptations
Drama
Films for the hearing impaired
Television movies
Fiction films
Family
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John M Eckert; Diddy; Paris Qualles; Kenny Leon; Mervyn Warren; Melissa Kent; Karen Bromley; Ivan Strasburg; Sanaa Lathan; Audra McDonald; Phylicia Rashad; Justin Martin; Bill Nunn; David Oyelowo; Ron Cephas Jones; Sean Patrick Thomas; John Stamos; Lorraine Hansberry; Bad Boy Worldwide Entertainment Group.; Storyline Entertainment (Firm); Sony Pictures Television.; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1435905172 9781435905177
OCLC Number: 191805816
Language Note: In English, with optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the play: A raisin in the sun / by Lorraine Hansberry.
Originally produced for television in 2008.
Special features: Audio commentary with director Kenny Leon; Dreams worthwhile : the journey of A raisin in the sun (featurette (23 min.); Previews.
Credits: Music by Mervyn Warren ; editor, Melissa Kent ; production designer, Karen Bromley ; director of photography, Ivan Strasburg.
Cast: Sean Combs, Sanaa Lathan, Audra McDonald, Phylicia Rashad, Justin Martin, Bill Nunn, David Oyelowo, Ron Cephas Jones, Sean Patrick Thomas, John Stamos.
Target Audience: Not rated
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 131 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; 1.78:1 anamorphic widescreen; high definition.
Contents: Special features: audio commentary with director Kenny Leon --
"Dreams worthwhile: the journey of A raisin in the sun" featurette.
Responsibility: produced by John M. Eckert ; executive producers, Sean Combs [and others] ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television.

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An African-American family living on the South Side of Chicago comes into a sudden financial windfall, the potential uses of which divides them bitterly.

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