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The Resource A raisin in the sun [videorecording], produced by John M. Eckert ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television

A raisin in the sun [videorecording], produced by John M. Eckert ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television

Label
A raisin in the sun [videorecording]
Title
A raisin in the sun [videorecording]
Statement of responsibility
produced by John M. Eckert ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An African-American family living on the South Side of Chicago comes into a sudden financial windfall, the potential uses of which divides them bitterly
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ivan Strasburg ; editor, Melissa Kent ; music by Mervyn Warren
Intended audience
Not rated
Intended audience source
Sony Picture Home Entertainment
Language note
  • In English, with optional English or French subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Sean Combs, Sanaa Lathan, Audra McDonald, Phylicia Rashad, Justin Martin, Bill Nunn, David Oyelowo, Ron Cephas Jones, Sean Patrick Thomas, John Stamos
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1948-
  • 1994-
  • 1953-
  • 1963-
  • 1930-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eckert, John M
  • Qualles, Paris
  • Leon, Kenny
  • Diddy
  • Lathan, Sanaa
  • McDonald, Audra
  • Rashad, Phylicia
  • Martin, Justin
  • Nunn, Bill
  • Oyelowo, David
  • Jones, Ron Cephas
  • Thomas, Sean Patrick
  • Stamos, John
  • Strasburg, Ivan
  • Warren, Mervyn
  • Hansberry, Lorraine
  • Bad Boy Worldwide Entertainment Group
  • Storyline Entertainment (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Television
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
131
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American families
  • Life insurance
  • Racism
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Technique
live action
Label
A raisin in the sun [videorecording], produced by John M. Eckert ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play: A raisin in the sun / by Lorraine Hansberry
  • Originally produced for television in 2008
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by Leon; "Dreams worthwhile : the journey of 'A raisin in the sun'" featurette (23 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special features: audio commentary with director Kenny Leon -- "Dreams worthwhile: the journey of A raisin in the sun" featurette
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen format 1.78:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Isbn
9781435905177
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396249615
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
24961
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)191805816
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A raisin in the sun [videorecording], produced by John M. Eckert ; teleplay by Paris Qualles ; directed by Kenny Leon ; Bad Boy Films ; Storyline Entertainment ; Sony Pictures Television
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play: A raisin in the sun / by Lorraine Hansberry
  • Originally produced for television in 2008
  • Special features: optional audio commentary by Leon; "Dreams worthwhile : the journey of 'A raisin in the sun'" featurette (23 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special features: audio commentary with director Kenny Leon -- "Dreams worthwhile: the journey of A raisin in the sun" featurette
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen format 1.78:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (131 min.)
Isbn
9781435905177
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396249615
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
24961
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)191805816
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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