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The Whales of August

Author: Lindsay AndersonBette DavisLillian GishDavid BerryAlive Films.All authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Nelson Entertainment, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two elderly sisters who have spent sixty summers on a Maine island together must finally decide whether to give up their family home, independence and life together.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Lindsay Anderson; Bette Davis; Lillian Gish; David Berry; Alive Films.; Circle Associates.; Nelson Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1558470379 9781558470378
OCLC Number: 42480005
Notes: Based on the play: The whales of August / by David Berry.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1987.
Credits: Director of photography, Mike Fash ; editor, Nicolas Gaster ; music, Alan Price.
Cast: Bette Davis, Lillian Gish, Vincent Price, Ann Sothern.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (91 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Responsibility: an Alive Films production with Circle Associates Ltd. ; a film by Lindsay Anderson ; screenplay by David Berry ; produced by Carolyn Pfeiffer and Mike Kaplan ; directed by Lindsay Anderson.

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Two elderly sisters who have spent sixty summers on a Maine island together must finally decide whether to give up their family home, independence and life together.

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