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The Resource The mermaid chair, produced by Chad Oakes, Michael Frislev ; teleplay by Suzette Couture ; directed by Steven Schachter ; produced in association with Movie Central ; Nomadic Pictures ; Fox Television Studios, (videorecording DVD)

The mermaid chair, produced by Chad Oakes, Michael Frislev ; teleplay by Suzette Couture ; directed by Steven Schachter ; produced in association with Movie Central ; Nomadic Pictures ; Fox Television Studios, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The mermaid chair
Title
The mermaid chair
Statement of responsibility
produced by Chad Oakes, Michael Frislev ; teleplay by Suzette Couture ; directed by Steven Schachter ; produced in association with Movie Central ; Nomadic Pictures ; Fox Television Studios
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After sending her daughter off to school, Jessie finds herself feeling alone and restless in her 20-year marriage. When she receives a disturbing phone call, she embarks on a journey to her childhood home on a beautiful island to deal with the shocking behavior of her mentally unstable mother. Jessie meets and finds herself undeniably attracted to a Benedictine monk. Jessie undergo a spiritual, artistic, and erotic awakening
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mike Southon ; editor, Jean Beaudoin ; music, Rolf Lovland
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.M47 2010
PerformerNote
Kim Basinger, Alex Carter, Roberta Maxwell, Debra Mooney, Lorena Gale, Bruce Greenwood
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1968-
  • 1953-
  • 1964-
  • 1942-
  • 1947-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schachter, Steven
  • Oakes, Chad
  • Frislev, Michael
  • Couture, Suzette
  • Basinger, Kim
  • Carter, Alex
  • Maxwell, Roberta
  • Mooney, Debra
  • Greenwood, Bruce
  • Kidd, Sue Monk
  • Movie Central (Firm)
  • Nomadic Pictures (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Fox Television Studios
  • Lifetime Productions
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Benedictines
  • Married women
  • Catholic women
  • Spiritual life
  • Islands
  • Monks
Technique
live action
Label
The mermaid chair, produced by Chad Oakes, Michael Frislev ; teleplay by Suzette Couture ; directed by Steven Schachter ; produced in association with Movie Central ; Nomadic Pictures ; Fox Television Studios, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd
  • Videodisc release of the 2006 made-for-TV movie
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.)
Isbn
9781422988329
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 733934225136
  • 733961225136
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAAE225130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1501876
  • (OCoLC)ocn641709513
  • (OCoLC)641709513
  • 1498330
  • 1501876
System details
DVD; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The mermaid chair, produced by Chad Oakes, Michael Frislev ; teleplay by Suzette Couture ; directed by Steven Schachter ; produced in association with Movie Central ; Nomadic Pictures ; Fox Television Studios, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd
  • Videodisc release of the 2006 made-for-TV movie
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 88 min.)
Isbn
9781422988329
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 733934225136
  • 733961225136
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAAE225130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1501876
  • (OCoLC)ocn641709513
  • (OCoLC)641709513
  • 1498330
  • 1501876
System details
DVD; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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