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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, (DVD)

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, (DVD)

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
  • engspafre
  • eng
  • engspafre
  • 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
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, (DVD)
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."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a198828
  • ocm42194462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's 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 details
  • DVD
  • DVD player required
Video recording format
laserdisc
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, (DVD)
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."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a198828
  • ocm42194462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's 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 details
  • DVD
  • DVD player required
Video recording format
laserdisc

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