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Beloved [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon ... [et al.].

Edition:
Widescreen ed.
Publication:
Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Video, [1999?].
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (171 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Morrison, Toni -- Film adaptations.
African American women -- Drama.
Women slaves -- Drama.
Infanticide -- Drama.
Ohio -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Language:
In English or French soundtrack.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
System details:
: DVD; Dolby digital.
Summary:
After Paul D. finds his old slave friend Sethe in Ohio and moves in with her and her daughter Denver, a strange girl comes along by the name of "Beloved". Sethe & Denver take her in and then strange things start to happen.
Participant:
Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise, Beah Richards, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Albert Hall, Irma P. Hall.
Credits:
Director of photography, Tak Fujimoto; edited by Carol Littleton, Andy Keir; music composed and orchestrated by Rachel Portman.
Notes:
Based on Beloved / by Toni Morrison.
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1998.
Special features: production featurette; original theatrical trailer.
Contributor:
Demme, Jonathan, 1944- , Director
Saxon, Edward. , Producer
Busia, Akosua. , Screenwriter
LaGravenese, Richard. , Screenwriter
Brooks, Adam, 1956- , Screenwriter
Winfrey, Oprah. , Actor
Glover, Danny. , Actor
Newton, Thandie, 1972- , Actor
Elise, Kimberly, 1971- , Actor
Richards, Beah E. , Actor
Hamilton, Lisa Gay, 1964- , Actor
Hall, Albert. , Actor
Hall, Irma P., 1937- , Actor
Portman, Rachel. , Composer
Morrison, Toni. , Author
Touchstone Pictures. , Producer
Harpo Films. , Producer
Clinica Estetico, Ltd. , Producer
Touchstone Home Video (Firm) , Distributor
Related Work:
Morrison, Toni., Author Beloved.
ISBN:
0788815474
Publisher no.:
717951002365
17243 Touchstone Home Video