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The Resource Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet, (videorecording DVD)

Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Fried green tomatoes
Title
Fried green tomatoes
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A chance encounter in a nursing home leads to an unexpected friendship between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian who tells her the story of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago, inspiring the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results
Cataloging source
IAK
Characteristic
videorecording
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Fried green tomatoes (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, Thomas Newman ; costume designer, Elizabeth McBride ; co-producer, Ric Rondell ; editor, Debra Neil ; production designer, Barbara Ling ; director of photography, Geoffrey Simpson ; executive producers, Norman Lear and Andrew Meyer
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • Soundtrack in English ; subtitels in Spanish or French
LC call number
PS3556.L26
LC item number
F7 2006
PerformerNote
Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker, Cicely Tyson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1948-
  • 1966-
  • 1955-
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  • Flagg, Fannie
  • Sobieski, Carol
  • Avnet, Jon
  • Kerner, Jordan
  • Bates, Kathy
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Masterson, Mary Stuart
  • Parker, Mary-Louise
  • Tyson, Cicely
  • Simpson, Geoffrey
  • Newman, Thomas
  • Flagg, Fannie
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Act III Communications
  • Electric Shadow Productions
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Cooking, American
  • Female friendship
  • Nursing home patients
  • Southern States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the novel Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: Deleted scenes ; Outtakes ; Moments of discovery: the making of Fried green tomatoes ; Sipsey's recipes ; Jon Avnet's director notes ; Production photographs ; Poster campaign ; Feature commentary by director Jon Avnet
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anniversary ed., extended version.
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9781417006045
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192508127
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
25081
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn435767652
  • (OCoLC)435767652
System details
DVD; English Dolby Digital 5.1, Anamorphic Widescreen 1.85:1, Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the novel Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: Deleted scenes ; Outtakes ; Moments of discovery: the making of Fried green tomatoes ; Sipsey's recipes ; Jon Avnet's director notes ; Production photographs ; Poster campaign ; Feature commentary by director Jon Avnet
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anniversary ed., extended version.
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9781417006045
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192508127
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
25081
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn435767652
  • (OCoLC)435767652
System details
DVD; English Dolby Digital 5.1, Anamorphic Widescreen 1.85:1, Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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