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A raisin in the sun

Author: Chiz SchultzBill DukeStarletta DuPoisDanny GloverKimble JoynerAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Monterey Media, Inc., [2004], ©1988.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A $10,000 insurance benefit creates conflicting dreams within a Chicago ghetto family. Son, Walter Lee wants to start his own business while his mom wishes to spend her days in a little house of her own. Their love a bond, their warmhearted humor a breath of fresh air, their tenative hold on dignity - their lifeline. A family caught between the reality of their surroundings and a chance at a piece of the American  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Melodrama
DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Chiz Schultz; Bill Duke; Starletta DuPois; Danny Glover; Kimble Joyner; Kim Yancey; Esther Rolle; Lou Ferguson; Joseph C Phillips; Helen Martin; John Fiedler; Stephen Henderson; Greg Cook; Gregory Harms; Kenneth A Patterson; Fredda Slavin; Ed Bland; Celia Bryant; Judy Dearing; Thomas Cariello; Harold Scott; Lorraine Hansberry; American Playhouse Theatrical Films.; Monterey Media Inc.
ISBN: 1569946345 9781569946343
OCLC Number: 54430032
Notes: Originally released as a television episode in 1988.
Based on the stage production directed by Harold Scott.
Special features: about the author; in her words; about the play; about the cast.
Credits: Camera, Greg Cook, Gregory Harms, Kenneth A. Patterson ; art director, Fredda Slavin ; music composer, Ed Bland ; costume designers, Celia Bryant, Judy Dearing ; production designer, Thomas Cariello.
Cast: Scarletta DuPois, Danny Glover, Kimble Joyner, Kim Yancey, Esther Rolle, Lou Ferguson, Joseph C. Phillips, Helen Martin, John Fiedler, Stephen Henderson.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (172 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Other Titles: Lorraine Hansberry's A raisin in the sun
Responsibility: American Playhouse presents a production of Robert Nemiroff / Jaki Brown / Toni Livingston / Josephine Abady Productions ; produced by Chiz Schultz ; written by Lorraine Hansberry ; directed by Bill Duke.

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A $10,000 insurance benefit creates conflicting dreams within a Chicago ghetto family. Son, Walter Lee wants to start his own business while his mom wishes to spend her days in a little house of her own. Their love a bond, their warmhearted humor a breath of fresh air, their tenative hold on dignity - their lifeline. A family caught between the reality of their surroundings and a chance at a piece of the American dream.

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