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The Resource Sparkle, Warner Bros. presents a Robert Stigwood Organisation production ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; produced by Howard Rosenman ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; directed by Sam O'Steen

Sparkle, Warner Bros. presents a Robert Stigwood Organisation production ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; produced by Howard Rosenman ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; directed by Sam O'Steen

Label
Sparkle
Title
Sparkle
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents a Robert Stigwood Organisation production ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; produced by Howard Rosenman ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; directed by Sam O'Steen
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Distributor
Producer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in Harlem in 1958, this musical tells the story of three sisters struggling to find stardom as a singing group. But they learn that wishing on a star is one thing, and that being the star can be a one-way ticket to self-destruction
Cataloging source
PAU
Characteristic
  • chart
  • videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Bruce Surtees ; editor, Gordon Scott ; choreography, Lester Wilson ; music, Curtis Mayfield ; sung by Aretha Franklin ; story by Joel Schumacher and Howard Rosenman
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • In English with optional English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
S637554 2007
PerformerNote
Philip M. Thomas, Irene Cara, Lonette McKee, Dwan Smith, Mary Alice, Dorian Harewood, Tony King
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1923-2000
  • 1939-2020
  • 1959-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Steen, Sam
  • Rosenman, Howard
  • Schumacher, Joel
  • Thomas, Philip Michael
  • Cara, Irene
  • McKee, Lonette
  • Smith, Dwan
  • Alice, Mary
  • Harewood, Dorian
  • King, Tony
  • Mayfield, Curtis
  • Franklin, Aretha
  • Robert Stigwood Organisation Limited
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American sisters
  • African American singers
  • Girl groups (Musical groups)
  • Fame
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • Vocal groups
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • African American singers
  • African American sisters
  • Fame
  • Girl groups (Musical groups)
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sparkle, Warner Bros. presents a Robert Stigwood Organisation production ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; produced by Howard Rosenman ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; directed by Sam O'Steen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
  • Special feature: Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
CD: Sparkle -- Hooked on your love -- Look into your heart -- Loving you baby -- Something he can feel
Control code
on1002864479
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen matted, enhanced presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9780790789965
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085393197421
  • 085391184317
  • 00085393197421
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
31974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1002864479
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sparkle, Warner Bros. presents a Robert Stigwood Organisation production ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; produced by Howard Rosenman ; screenplay by Joel Schumacher ; directed by Sam O'Steen
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
  • Special feature: Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
CD: Sparkle -- Hooked on your love -- Look into your heart -- Loving you baby -- Something he can feel
Control code
on1002864479
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen matted, enhanced presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9780790789965
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085393197421
  • 085391184317
  • 00085393197421
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
31974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1002864479
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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