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The Resource Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet

Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet

Label
Fried green tomatoes
Title
Fried green tomatoes
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
TLM
Characteristic
videorecording
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
Intended audience
Rated PG-13,
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker, Cicely Tyson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1966-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bates, Kathy
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Masterson, Mary Stuart
  • Parker, Mary-Louise
  • Tyson, Cicely
  • Avnet, Jon
  • Flagg, Fannie
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Act III Communications
Runtime
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Southern States
Technique
live action
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9780783229416
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42726967
  • (OCoLC)ocm40866151
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9780783229416
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42726967
  • (OCoLC)ocm40866151
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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