The Resource The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment/Donners' Company production ; a Gina Prince-Bythewood film ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; written for the screen and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD)

The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment/Donners' Company production ; a Gina Prince-Bythewood film ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; written for the screen and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD)

Label
The secret life of bees
Title
The secret life of bees
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment/Donners' Company production ; a Gina Prince-Bythewood film ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; written for the screen and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Lily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand in mother for Lilly
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Rogier Stoffers ; editor, Terilyn A. Shropshire ; music, Mark Isham
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.6
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material and some violence
Language note
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue; English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Queen Latifah, Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, Sophie Okonedo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1968-
  • 1994-
  • 1981-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lassiter, James
  • Leslie, Ewan
  • Pichirallo, Joe
  • Shuler-Donner, Lauren
  • Smith, Will
  • Prince-Bythewood, Gina
  • Latifah
  • Fanning, Dakota
  • Hudson, Jennifer
  • Keys, Alicia
  • Okonedo, Sophie
  • Kidd, Sue Monk
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Overbrook Entertainment (Firm)
  • Donner's Company (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
110
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  • Abused teenagers
  • Beekeepers
  • United States
  • African American sisters
  • Niños maltratados
  • Abejas
  • Abused teenagers
  • Beekeepers
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment/Donners' Company production ; a Gina Prince-Bythewood film ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; written for the screen and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Includes both theatrical version and director's extended cut
  • Special features: theatrical version; director's extended cut; 8 deleted scenes; "Adaptation: bringing The Secret Life of Bees to the big screen" featurette; "The women and men of The Secret Life of Bees" featurette; "Inside the pink house with Sue Monk Kidd" featurette; "Life on the set" featurette; "The world premiere" featurette; commentary with director/screenwriter Gina Prince-Bythewood, producer Lauren Shuler Donner & Joe Pichirallo, and actors Dakota Fanning and Queen Latifa; commentary with director/screenwriter Gina Prince-Bythewood and film editor Terilyn Shropshire
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a401965
  • ocn300105781
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543556329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)300105781
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround, dual layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment/Donners' Company production ; a Gina Prince-Bythewood film ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; written for the screen and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Includes both theatrical version and director's extended cut
  • Special features: theatrical version; director's extended cut; 8 deleted scenes; "Adaptation: bringing The Secret Life of Bees to the big screen" featurette; "The women and men of The Secret Life of Bees" featurette; "Inside the pink house with Sue Monk Kidd" featurette; "Life on the set" featurette; "The world premiere" featurette; commentary with director/screenwriter Gina Prince-Bythewood, producer Lauren Shuler Donner & Joe Pichirallo, and actors Dakota Fanning and Queen Latifa; commentary with director/screenwriter Gina Prince-Bythewood and film editor Terilyn Shropshire
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a401965
  • ocn300105781
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543556329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)300105781
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround, dual layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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