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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, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet, (videorecording/)

Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, 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, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • 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
Related
Awards note
Academy Awards winners: Kathy Bates and Jessica Tandy
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
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • In English, Spanish, French; subtitles in Spanish and French
PerformerNote
Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker, Cicely Tyson
Runtime
137
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, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet, (videorecording/)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Not rated
  • Title from disk
  • Based upon the novel Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Widescreen edition
  • Features include: theatrical trailer ; feature commentary by director Jon Avnet ; Moments of discovery, and original documentary on the making of the movie ; Jon Avnet's scene specific notes ; production photographs ; poster campaign
  • Dolby surround stereo
  • "20224."
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
Contents
Feature commentary with director Jon Avnet -- Moments of discovery -- Jon Avnet scene specific notes -- Production photographs -- Poster campaign -- Theatrical trailers
Control code
42194462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9780783229416
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192024429
  • 1727
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)42194462
System details
  • DVD
  • DVD player required
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, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet, (videorecording/)
Publication
Note
  • Not rated
  • Title from disk
  • Based upon the novel Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Widescreen edition
  • Features include: theatrical trailer ; feature commentary by director Jon Avnet ; Moments of discovery, and original documentary on the making of the movie ; Jon Avnet's scene specific notes ; production photographs ; poster campaign
  • Dolby surround stereo
  • "20224."
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
Contents
Feature commentary with director Jon Avnet -- Moments of discovery -- Jon Avnet scene specific notes -- Production photographs -- Poster campaign -- Theatrical trailers
Control code
42194462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Isbn
9780783229416
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192024429
  • 1727
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)42194462
System details
  • DVD
  • DVD player required
Video recording format
DVD

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