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The Resource Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet

Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet

Label
Fried green tomatoes
Title
Fried green tomatoes
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet
Contributor
Actor
Author
Director
Presenter
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Evelyn Couch is having trouble in her marriage, and no one seems to take her seriously. While in a nursing home visiting relatives, she meets Ninny Threadgoode, an outgoing old woman, who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode, a young woman in 1920's Alabama. Through Idgie's inspiring life, Evelyn learns to be more assertive and builds a lasting friendship of her own with Ninny
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Unrated version; originallly rated PG-13
Language note
Audio in English ; subtitles in English (SDH), French or Spanish
PerformerNote
Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary-Louise Parker, Mary Stuart Masterson, Cicely Tyson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1966-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bates, Kathy
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Parker, Mary-Louise
  • Masterson, Mary Stuart
  • Tyson, Cicely
  • Avnet, Jon
  • Flagg, Fannie
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Act III Communications
Runtime
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female friendship
  • Older people
  • Nursing home patients
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Fannie Flagg
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Includes commentary, deleted scenes, outtakes and more
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.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen extended version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 137 minutes)
Isbn
9781417006045
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192508127
  • 025192024429
  • 025192380839
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 25081
  • 20244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm67619066
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Fannie Flagg
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Includes commentary, deleted scenes, outtakes and more
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.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen extended version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 137 minutes)
Isbn
9781417006045
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192508127
  • 025192024429
  • 025192380839
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 25081
  • 20244
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm67619066
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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