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The Resource Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (DVD)

Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (DVD)

Label
Driving Miss Daisy
Title
Driving Miss Daisy
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Set in Atlanta in the 1950's, a textile factory owner insists on hiring an ever-patient chauffeur for his aging head-strong mother. The Jewish woman and her African American driver eventually build a relationship over many years
Cataloging source
LKR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter James ; editor, Mark Warner ; music, Hans Zimmer
Intended audience
MPAA rating: rated PG
Language note
English (surround stereo), French (surround stereo) and Spanish (mono) language soundtracks with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd, Patti Lupone, Esther Rolle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Zanuck, Richard D
  • Zanuck, Lili Fini
  • Uhry, Alfred
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Aykroyd, Dan
  • LuPone, Patti
  • Rolle, Esther
  • Uhry, Alfred
  • Warner Bros
  • Zanuck Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish women
  • Older women
  • Chauffeurs
  • African American men
  • Mothers and sons
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Based on the play by Alfred Uhry
  • Special features include: three featurettes, Miss Daisy's journey: from stage to screen, Jessica Tandy: theatre legend to screen star, plus an original 1989 featurette; feature-length commentary by director Bruce Beresford, writer Alfred Uhry, and producer Lili Fini Zanuck; theatrical trailer; cast/director/writer film highlights; awards notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9781419892561
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 23340
  • 1000117721
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780790772370
  • (Sirsi) 511124
  • (OCoLC)51649379
System details
DVD ; digitally processed
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lili Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Based on the play by Alfred Uhry
  • Special features include: three featurettes, Miss Daisy's journey: from stage to screen, Jessica Tandy: theatre legend to screen star, plus an original 1989 featurette; feature-length commentary by director Bruce Beresford, writer Alfred Uhry, and producer Lili Fini Zanuck; theatrical trailer; cast/director/writer film highlights; awards notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9781419892561
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 23340
  • 1000117721
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780790772370
  • (Sirsi) 511124
  • (OCoLC)51649379
System details
DVD ; digitally processed
Video recording format
laserdisc

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