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The Resource Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)

Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)

Label
Driving Miss Daisy
Title
Driving Miss Daisy
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in Atlanta in the 1950's, a textile factory owner insists on hiring an ever-patient chauffeur for his aging head-strong mother. The Jewish woman and her African American driver eventually build a relationship over many years
Awards note
Winner of 4 Academy Awards, 1989: Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Makeup, and Best Adapted Screenplay
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter James ; editor, Mark Warner ; music, Hans Zimmer
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
  • English, French or Spanish dialogue; French, Spanish or English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd, Patti LuPone, Esther Rolle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947 March 7-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Uhry, Alfred
  • Zanuck, Richard D
  • Zanuck, Lili Fini
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Aykroyd, Dan
  • LuPone, Patti
  • Rolle, Esther
  • James, Peter
  • Warner, Mark
  • Zimmer, Hans
  • Uhry, Alfred
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Zanuck Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
99
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  • Jewish women
  • Older women
  • Chauffeurs
  • African American men
  • Mothers and sons
Technique
live action
Label
Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: commentary by director Bruce Beresford, writer Alfred Uhry, and producer Lili Fini Zanuck; 3 featurettes: Miss Daisy's journey: from stage to screen, Jessica Tandy: theatre legend to screen star, and 1989 making-of; theatrical trailer; cast/crew film highlights; awards notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn605974741
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9781419892561
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929105359
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 100117721
  • 3000027829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781419892561
  • (OCoLC)605974741
  • (Sirsi) b1327272x
System details
DVD; region 1; dual-layer format; widescreen; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround stereo. (English and French), Dolby mono. (Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: commentary by director Bruce Beresford, writer Alfred Uhry, and producer Lili Fini Zanuck; 3 featurettes: Miss Daisy's journey: from stage to screen, Jessica Tandy: theatre legend to screen star, and 1989 making-of; theatrical trailer; cast/crew film highlights; awards notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn605974741
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9781419892561
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929105359
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 100117721
  • 3000027829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781419892561
  • (OCoLC)605974741
  • (Sirsi) b1327272x
System details
DVD; region 1; dual-layer format; widescreen; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround stereo. (English and French), Dolby mono. (Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD

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