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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 by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet, (videorecording)

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

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 by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
In English with optional English SDH and subtitles in Spanish or French. Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker, Cicely Tyson, Chris O'Donnell, Stan Shaw
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1948-
  • 1966-
  • 1955-
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  • Avnet, Jon
  • Kerner, Jordan.
  • Sobieski, Carol.
  • Flagg, Fannie.
  • Bates, Kathy
  • Tandy, Jessica.
  • Masterson, Mary Stuart
  • Parker, Mary-Louise.
  • Tyson, Cicely.
  • Newman, Thomas
  • Flagg, Fannie
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Act III Communications
  • Electric Shadow Productions
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
137
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  • Flagg, Fannie
  • Women
  • Cooking, American
  • Female friendship
  • Nursing home patients
  • Reminiscing in old age
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 by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet, (videorecording)
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 (2 min.); outtakes (3 min.); Moments of discovery: the making of Fried green tomatoes (66 min.); Sipsey's recipes; Jon Avnet's director notes (5 min.); production photographs (9 min.); poster campaign (3 min.); feature commentary by director Jon Avnet
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
ocn435767652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anniversary edition; extended version
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9781417006045
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192508127
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
25081
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781417006045
  • (OCoLC)435767652
  • (Sirsi) b13112119
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1, English Dolby Digital 5.1, anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1
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 by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet, (videorecording)
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 (2 min.); outtakes (3 min.); Moments of discovery: the making of Fried green tomatoes (66 min.); Sipsey's recipes; Jon Avnet's director notes (5 min.); production photographs (9 min.); poster campaign (3 min.); feature commentary by director Jon Avnet
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
ocn435767652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anniversary edition; extended version
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9781417006045
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192508127
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
25081
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781417006045
  • (OCoLC)435767652
  • (Sirsi) b13112119
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1, English Dolby Digital 5.1, anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1
Video recording format
DVD

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