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The Resource A Raisin in the Sun, Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; screenplay writer, Lorraine Hansberry ; director, Daniel Petrie, (DVD videorecording)

A Raisin in the Sun, Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; screenplay writer, Lorraine Hansberry ; director, Daniel Petrie, (DVD videorecording)

Label
A Raisin in the Sun
Title
A Raisin in the Sun
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; screenplay writer, Lorraine Hansberry ; director, Daniel Petrie
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • kor
  • por
  • spa
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Widescreen. 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
Member of
Cataloging source
SGR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Laurence Rosenthal ; director of photography, Charles Lawton, Jr. ; editors, William A. Lyon, Paul Weatherwax
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, with optional English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean and Thai subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PS3515.A515
LC item number
  • .R235 1999
  • R3 1999
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Claudia McNeil, Ruby Dee, Diana Sands, Ivan Dixon, John Fiedler, Louis Gossett, Stephen Perry, Joel Fluellen, Louis Terkel, Roy Glenn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1920-1987
  • 1921-2011
  • 1930-1965
  • 1931-2008
  • 1925-2005
  • 1936-
  • 1952-
  • 1907-1990
  • 1912-2008
  • 1915-1971
  • 1926-
  • 1904-1965
  • 1930-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Susskind, David
  • Rose, Philip
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • McNeil, Claudia
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Sands, Diana
  • Dixon, Ivan
  • Fiedler, John
  • Gossett, Louis
  • Perry, Stephen
  • Fluellen, Joel
  • Terkel, Studs
  • Glenn, Roy
  • Petrie, Daniel
  • Rosenthal, Laurence
  • Lawton, Charles
  • Lyon, William
  • Weatherwax, Paul
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
128
Series statement
Columbia classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Minorities
  • African American families
  • Racism
  • Spanish language materials
  • Portugese language materials
  • Chinese language materials
  • Korean language materials
  • Thai language materials
  • DVDs
  • Minorías
  • Afronorteamericanos
  • Familia
  • African American families
  • Minorities
  • Racism
  • Illinois
Technique
live action
Label
A Raisin in the Sun, Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; screenplay writer, Lorraine Hansberry ; director, Daniel Petrie, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • Based on the stage play by Lorraine Hansberry, produced on the stage by Philip Rose and David J. Cogan
  • Double-sided disc: Widescreen version on side A; fullscreen version on side B
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Production notes -- Interactive menus -- Talent files -- Theatrical trailer -- Bonus trailers
Control code
ocm43778792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 128 min.)
Isbn
9780767828062
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009196
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
00919
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi)a1913436
  • (OCoLC)43778792
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital; mono; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); fullscreen (1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A Raisin in the Sun, Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; screenplay writer, Lorraine Hansberry ; director, Daniel Petrie, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • Based on the stage play by Lorraine Hansberry, produced on the stage by Philip Rose and David J. Cogan
  • Double-sided disc: Widescreen version on side A; fullscreen version on side B
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Production notes -- Interactive menus -- Talent files -- Theatrical trailer -- Bonus trailers
Control code
ocm43778792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 128 min.)
Isbn
9780767828062
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009196
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
00919
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi)a1913436
  • (OCoLC)43778792
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital; mono; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); fullscreen (1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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