The color purple

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[Blu-ray version, Widescreen format].
9781419899928, 1419899929
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1 videodisc (153 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. 


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[Blu-ray version, Widescreen format].
9781419899928, 1419899929
883929161126, 883929137725


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Title and credits from container.
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Based on the novel by Alice Walker.
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Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
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Booklet is bound into container.
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Canadian home video rating: 14A.
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Special features: Converations with ancestors: The color purple from book to screen; A collaboration of spirits: casting and acting The color purple; Cultivating a classic: the making of The color purple; The color purple: the musical; behind the scenes gallery; cast photo gallery; trailers.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Allen Daviau ; film editor, Michael Kahn ; music, Quincy Jones; production designer, J. Michael Riva.
Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Whoopi Goldberg.
Celie, a poor African-American woman from the South, relies on her friend to help her to overcome the brutality she has experienced at the hands of her father and husband.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details
Blu-ray; 1080p High Definition; DTS-HD Master Audio in English; Dolby Digital 2.0 in French and Spanish (Castillian 2.0 and Latin 1.0).
System Details
This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Soundtrack in English, French, and Spanish; subtitles in French and Spanish.
Subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Glover, D., Caesar, A., Avery, M., Chong, R. D., Goldberg, W., Spielberg, S., Meyjes, M., Jones, Q., & Walker, A. The color purple ([Blu-ray version, Widescreen format].).

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Danny, Glover et al.. The Color Purple. .

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Danny, Glover et al.. The Color Purple .

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Glover, Danny,, et al. The Color Purple [Blu-ray version, Widescreen format].,

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