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Beloved (1998)
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Call no.:
DVD 012 639
Title:
Beloved
Originally produced:
1998
Format:
DVD
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.
Credits:
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?].
Languages:
In English or French soundtrack.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (171 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Touchstone Pictures
Harpo Films
Clinica Estetico, Ltd
Director(s):
Demme, Jonathan
Screenwriter(s):
Busia, Akosua
LaGravenese, Richard
Brooks, Adam
Producer(s):
Saxon, Edward
Cast:
Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise, Beah Richards, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Albert Hall, Irma P. Hall.
Production:
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.
Subjects:
Morrison, Toni Film adaptations.
African American women Drama.
Women slaves Drama.
Infanticide Drama.
Ohio Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Year: 1990s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: French
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Beloved
Director: Demme, Jonathan
Actor: Elise, Kimberly
Actor: Glover, Danny
Actor: Hall, Albert
Actor: Hall, Irma P.
Musical score composer: Portman, Rachel
Production studio: Clinica Estetico, Ltd
Production studio: Harpo Films
Production studio: Touchstone Pictures
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action