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|Named Person:||Sue Monk Kidd; Sue Monk Kidd|
|Material Type:||Secondary (senior high) school, Videorecording|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Lauren Shuler-Donner; Gina Prince-Bythewood; Queen Latifah; Dakota Fanning; Jennifer Hudson; Alicia Keys; Sophie Okonedo; Nate Parker; Paul Bettany; Sue Monk Kidd; Fox Searchlight Pictures.; Overbrook Entertainment (Firm); Donner's Company (Firm); Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.; et al
|Language Note:||English or dubbed Spanish dialogue with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
|Credits:||Director of photography, Rogier Stoffers ; production designer, Warren Alan Young ; edited by Terilyn A. Shropshire ; costume designer, Sandra Hernandez ; music by Mark Isham.|
|Cast:||Queen Latifah (August Boatwright); Dakota Fanning (Lily Owens); Jennifer Hudson (Rosaleen); Alicia Keys (June Boatwright); Sophie Okonedo (May Boatwright); Nate Parker; Paul Bettany (T. Ray Owens).|
|Target Audience:||MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material and some violence.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; dual layer disc.|
|Contents:||Special features: theatrical version; director's extended cut; 8 deleted scenes; "Adaptation: bringing The Secret Life of Bees to the big screen" featurette; "The women and men of The Secret Life of Bees" featurette; "Inside the pink house with Sue Monk Kidd" featurette; "Life on the set" featurette; "The world premiere" featurette; commentary with director/screenwriter Gina Prince-Bythewood, producer Lauren Shuler Donner & Joe Pichirallo, and actors Dakota Fanning and Queen Latifa; commentary with director/screenwriter Gina Prince-Bythewood and film editor Terilyn Shropshire.|
|Other Titles:||Secret life of bees (Motion picture).|
|Responsibility:||Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment/Donners' Company production, a Gina Prince-Bythewood film ; produced by Lauren Shuler Donner ... [et al.] ; written for the screen and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood.|
WorldCat User Reviews (1)
The Secret Life of Bees [Video recording]
A very emotional film that will bring tears to your eyes. The actors done a very great job on the film.
"ENCHANTING...HEARTWARMING." - Roger Ebert, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES
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