The Color Purple
(DVD)

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Published
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2003.
Edition
2-disc widescreen Special ed.
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (154 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating
MPAA rating: PG-13.
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Frank Carlson Library - DVDAV DVD 1098On Shelf

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Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
0790749874 (DVD), 9780790749877 (DVD)
UPC
085391831921

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
General Note
Based on the novel by Alice Walker.
General Note
Special features: Disc one: Awards notes; theatrical trailers. Disc two: 4 all-new documentaries: Conversations with the ancestors: from book to screen; A collaboration of spirits: casting and acting; The color purple: the musical; and Cultivating a classic: the making of The color purple; storyboard and photo galleries.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Allen Daviau ; production designer, J. Michael Riva ; editor, Michael Kahn ; music, Quincy Jones.
Participants/Performers
Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey.
Description
The heart-wrenching story of a young black girl in the early 20th century who's forced into a brutal marriage and separated from her sister.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital surround 5.1 or 2.0.
Language
Dialogue in English or dubbed French with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Spielberg, S., Kennedy, K., Marshall, F., Jones, Q., Meyjes, M., Glover, D., Caesar, A., Avery, M., Chong, R. D., Goldberg, W., Winfrey, O., Daviau, A., Riva, J. M., Kahn, M., & Walker, A. (2003). The Color Purple (2-disc widescreen Special ed.). Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Steven Spielberg et al.. 2003. The Color Purple. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Steven Spielberg et al.. The Color Purple Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video, 2003.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Spielberg, Steven, et al. The Color Purple 2-disc widescreen Special ed., Warner Home Video, 2003.

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