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

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

Label
Fried green tomatoes
Title
Fried green tomatoes
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; Fried Green Tomatoes Productions ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet ; screenplay by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A housewife who is unhappy with her life befriends an old lady in a nursing home and is enthralled by the tales she tells of people she used to know
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Geoffrey Simpson ; production design, Barbara Ling ; editor, Debra Neil ; costume design, Elizabeth McBride ; music, Thomas Newman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated ; this extended version contains material different from the original PG-13 rated version
Language note
English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.F75 2016
PerformerNote
Jessica Tandy, Kathy Bates, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker, Cicely Tyson, Stan Shaw
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1948-
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Avnet, Jon
  • Bates, Kathy
  • Masterson, Mary Stuart
  • Parker, Mary-Louise
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Flagg, Fannie
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Southern States
  • Friendship
  • Aged
  • Flagg, Fannie
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; Fried Green Tomatoes Productions ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet ; screenplay by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: Deleted scenes; outtakes; Moments of Discovery: the making of; Sipsey's recipies; Jon Avenet's director's notes; production photos; poster campaign; commentary with director Jon Avnet
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.
Control code
ocn957529657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192380839
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61182082
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)957529657
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround, NTSC, Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fried green tomatoes, Universal Pictures ; Act III Communications ; Fried Green Tomatoes Productions ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet ; screenplay by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski
Publication
Note
  • Based on Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: Deleted scenes; outtakes; Moments of Discovery: the making of; Sipsey's recipies; Jon Avenet's director's notes; production photos; poster campaign; commentary with director Jon Avnet
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.
Control code
ocn957529657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (137 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192380839
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61182082
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)957529657
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround, NTSC, Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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