White oleander

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0790772140, 9780790772141


General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002.
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Based on the novel by Janet Fitch.
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Special features: additional scenes; Bravo special "The making of White oleander"; HBO first look: "The journey of White oleander."
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Elliot Davis ; editor, Chris Ridsdale ; music, Thomas Newman ; costume designer, Susie DeSanto ; production designer, Donald Graham Burt.
Alison Lohman, Robin Wright Penn, Michelle Pfeiffer, Ren�ee Zellweger, Billy Connolly, Svetlana Efremova, Patrick Fugit, Cole Hauser, Noah Wyle.
Ingrid, a smart, free-spirited, and somewhat narcissistic artist kills her deceitful lover in a crime of passion. Even while serving a prison sentence, she exerts control over her adoring teenage daughter, Astrid, who's forced to spend her teenage years in a series of foster homes before becoming her own person. Explores the strange relationship of Ingrid and Astrid, and includes Astrid's relationship with her foster mothers. At first merely an appendage of her mother, Astrid develops as a result of her peripatetic adolescence.
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MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic elements concerning dysfunctional relationships, drug content, language, sexuality and violence.
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DVD, 2.0 Dolby digital, DTS, Region 1 encoding.
Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards, 2003; KCFCC Award - Best Supporting Actress (Michelle Pfeiffer)

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APA Citation (style guide)

Wells, J., Lowry, H., Donoghue, M. A., Kosminsky, P., Lohman, A., Wright, R., Pfeiffer, M., Zellweger, R., Connolly, B., Efremova, S., Fugit, P., Hauser, C., Wyle, N., Davis, E., Ridsdale, C., Newman, T., DeSanto, S., Burt, D. G., & Fitch, J. (20032002). White oleander (Full-screen ed.). Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

John Wells et al.. 20032002. White Oleander. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

John Wells et al.. White Oleander Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video, 20032002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Wells, John, et al. White Oleander Full-screen ed., Warner Home Video, 20032002.

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