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The Resource A raisin in the sun, Columbia Pictures, (videorecording)

A raisin in the sun, Columbia Pictures, (videorecording)

Label
A raisin in the sun
Title
A raisin in the sun
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • por
  • chi
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
Summary
Film of the award-winning play about a struggling black family living on Chicago's South Side and the impact of an unexpected insurance bequest. Each family member sees the bequest as the means of realizing dreams and of escape from grinding frustrations
Related
Cataloging source
SGR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; director, Daniel Petrie ; screenplay, Lorraine Hansberry ; music by Laurence Rosenthal
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Subtitled in English, Spanish, Portugese, Chinese, Korean and Thai
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Claudia McNeil, Ruby Dee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1920-1987
  • 1921-
  • 1926
  • 1930-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • McNeil, Claudia
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Susskind, David
  • Rose, Philip
  • Petrie, Daniel
  • Rosenthal, Laurence
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
128
Series statement
Columbia classics collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • Insurance, Life
  • Finance, Personal
  • Racism
  • Race relations
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Technique
live action
Label
A raisin in the sun, Columbia Pictures, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stage play by Lorraine Hansberry
  • Videorecording of the 1961 motion picture
  • Dual-sided DVD. Widescreen version on one side; normal version ("formatted to fit your TV") on the other
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 128 min.)
Isbn
9780767828062
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
00919
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm43778792
  • 1089195
  • 1089195
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A raisin in the sun, Columbia Pictures, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stage play by Lorraine Hansberry
  • Videorecording of the 1961 motion picture
  • Dual-sided DVD. Widescreen version on one side; normal version ("formatted to fit your TV") on the other
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 128 min.)
Isbn
9780767828062
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
00919
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm43778792
  • 1089195
  • 1089195
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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