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Passion fish

Author: John SaylesMaggie RenziSarah GreenMary McDonnellAlfre WoodardAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, California : Columbia Tristar Home Video, [1998]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
After an auto accident leaves her paralyzed, ex-soap opera star May-Alice Culhane returns to her now-empty family home in the bayous of Louisiana where she proceeds to drive away a succession of nurses-- until Chantelle. May-Alice and Chantelle form an unlikely friendship, and explore the bayou, as well as the murkier aspects of men, romance, and family.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Sayles; Maggie Renzi; Sarah Green; Mary McDonnell; Alfre Woodard; Vondie Curtis-Hall; David Strathairn; Leo Burmester; Nora Dunn; Mary Portser; Atchafalaya Films (Firm),; Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 0767821432 9780767821438
OCLC Number: 42422174
Language Note: Soundtrack in English, Spanish or French; English, Spanish and French subtitles available; Closed-captioned.
Notes: Videodisc release of the 1992 motion picture.
Side A is a widescreen version (1.85:1 theatrical aspect ratio); side B is a full screen version, re-formatted to fit a television screen.
Credits: Music, Mason Daring ; director of photography, Roger Deakins ; costume design, Cynthia Flynt ; production design, Dan Bishop, Dianna Freas.
Cast: Mary McDonnell, Alfre Woodard, Vondie Curtis-Hall, David Strathairn, Leo Burmester, Nora Dunn, Mary Portser.
Target Audience: Rating: Rated R.
Description: 1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1; English 2-channel Dolby surround
Contents: Side A. Widescreen version (1.85:1 theatrical aspect ratio) --
side B. Full screen version, re-formatted to fit a television screen.
Other Titles: Passion fish (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Columbia TriStar Home Video ; an Atchafalaya Films production ; a John Sayles film ; produced by Sarah Green and Maggie Renzi ; written, directed and edited by John Sayles.

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After an auto accident leaves her paralyzed, ex-soap opera star May-Alice Culhane returns to her now-empty family home in the bayous of Louisiana where she proceeds to drive away a succession of nurses-- until Chantelle. May-Alice and Chantelle form an unlikely friendship, and explore the bayou, as well as the murkier aspects of men, romance, and family.

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