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The Resource Beloved, Touchstone Pictures presents ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production. Their eyes were watching God / Oprah Winfrey presents ; a Harpo Films production, (DVD)

Beloved, Touchstone Pictures presents ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production. Their eyes were watching God / Oprah Winfrey presents ; a Harpo Films production, (DVD)

Label
Beloved
Title
Beloved
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures presents ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production. Their eyes were watching God / Oprah Winfrey presents ; a Harpo Films production
Title variation
Their eyes were watching God
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Beloved: On a journey to find freedom, Sethe is confronted by the secrets that have haunted her for years. Then, an old friend from out of her past reenters her life. With his help, Sethe may finally be able to rediscover who she is and regain her lost sense of hope
  • Their eyes were watching God: A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the mores of her small town
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Beloved: screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon, Jonathan Demme, Gary Goetzman, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; directed by Jonathan Demme
  • Their eyes were watching God: producer, Matthew Carlisle ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
  • Beloved MPAA rating: Rated R; for violent images, sexuality and nudity
  • Their eyes were watching God television rating: Rated TV14
  • Their eyes were watching God MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • Beloved: English and French language soundtracks; English subtitles; closed-captioned
  • Their eyes were watching God: English language soundtrack; English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B4437
PerformerNote
  • Beloved: Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise, Beah Richards, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Albert Hall
  • Their eyes were watching God: Halle Berry, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Michael Ealy, Terrence Howard, Lorraine Toussaint, Ruby Dee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1952-
  • 1944-2017
  • 1972-
  • 1971-
  • 1964-
  • 1968-
  • 1956-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Busia, Akosua
  • LaGravenese, Richard
  • Brooks, Adam
  • Saxon, Edward
  • Goetzman, Gary
  • Forte, Kate
  • Demme, Jonathan
  • Glover, Danny
  • Newton, Thandie
  • Elise, Kimberly
  • Richards, Beah E
  • Hamilton, Lisa Gay
  • Hall, Albert
  • Carlisle, Matthew
  • Parks, Suzan-Lori
  • Sagay, Misan
  • Smith, Bobby
  • Martin, Darnell
  • Berry, Halle
  • Santiago-Hudson, Ruben
  • Ealy, Michael
  • Howard, Terrence
  • Toussaint, Lorraine
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Morrison, Toni
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Harpo Films
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Clinica Estetico, Ltd
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
284
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morrison, Toni
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • African Americans
  • African American women
  • Women slaves
  • Infanticide
  • Ohio
  • African Americans
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Values
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Beloved, Touchstone Pictures presents ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production. Their eyes were watching God / Oprah Winfrey presents ; a Harpo Films production, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "2-movie collection"--Container
  • Beloved: originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Their eyes were watching God: originally broadcast on television in 2005
  • Beloved based on the novel by Toni Morrison
  • Their eyes were watching God based on the novel by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Beloved special features include: production featurette; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Beloved -- Their eyes were watching God
Control code
rcl00079203
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 284 min.)
Isbn
9780788886805
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936758351
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
56738
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1758156
System details
  • Beloved: DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby digital
  • Their eyes were watching God: DVD ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Beloved, Touchstone Pictures presents ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production. Their eyes were watching God / Oprah Winfrey presents ; a Harpo Films production, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "2-movie collection"--Container
  • Beloved: originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Their eyes were watching God: originally broadcast on television in 2005
  • Beloved based on the novel by Toni Morrison
  • Their eyes were watching God based on the novel by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Beloved special features include: production featurette; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Beloved -- Their eyes were watching God
Control code
rcl00079203
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 284 min.)
Isbn
9780788886805
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936758351
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
56738
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1758156
System details
  • Beloved: DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby digital
  • Their eyes were watching God: DVD ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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