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Beloved

Title
Beloved / directed by Jonathan Demme. Their eyes were watching God / directed by Darnell Martin.
Publication
[Burbank, Calif.] : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2008]

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Additional Authors
  • Demme, Jonathan, 1944-2017
  • Busia, Akosua.
  • LaGravenese, Richard.
  • Brooks, Adam, 1956-
  • Saxon, Edward.
  • Goetzman, Gary, 1952-
  • Winfrey, Oprah.
  • Forte, Kate.
  • Bozman, Ron (Ronald M.)
  • Glover, Danny.
  • Newton, Thandiwe, 1972-
  • Elise, Kimberly, 1971-
  • Richards, Beah E.
  • Hamilton, Lisa Gay, 1964-
  • Hall, Albert.
  • Hall, Irma P., 1935-
  • Lewis, Carol Jean.
  • Kordelle, Kessia.
  • Ciccolella, Jude.
  • Chisholm, Anthony.
  • Coates, Dorothy Love.
  • White, Jane.
  • Fujimoto, Tak.
  • Zea, Kristi.
  • Littleton, Carol.
  • Keir, Andy.
  • Portman, Rachel.
  • Atwood, Colleen.
  • Carlisle, Matthew.
  • Parks, Suzan-Lori
  • Sagay, Misan.
  • Smith, Bobby, Jr., 1968-
  • Martin, Darnell.
  • Berry, Halle.
  • Santiago-Hudson, Ruben, 1956-
  • Ealy, Michael.
  • Howard, Terrence
  • Toussaint, Lorraine, 1960-
  • Micheaux, Nicki, 1971-
  • Casseus, Gabriel.
  • Nelson, Sean.
  • Winkler, Mel.
  • Daniels, Kevin, 1976-
  • Gale, Maura.
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Blanchard, Terence.
  • Frank, Peter C.
  • Ammon, Ruth.
  • Varese, Checco.
  • Castro, Eduardo.
  • Morrison, Toni.
  • Hurston, Zora Neale.
  • Touchstone Pictures. prn
  • Harpo Films. prn
  • Clinica Estetico, Ltd. prn
  • Touchstone Television. prn
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) fds
Description
2 videodiscs (approximately 284 min.) : sound, color; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
  • Beloved (ca. 171 min.): On a journey to find freedom, Sethe is confronted by the secrets that have haunted her for years. Then, an old friend from out of her past reenters her life. With his help, Sethe may finally be able to rediscover who she is and regain her lost sense of hope.
  • Their eyes were watching God (ca. 113 min.): A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the mores of her small town.
Uniform Title
Their eyes were watching God.
Alternative Title
Their eyes were watching
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Feature films.
  • Made-for-TV movies.
  • Television programs.
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Note
  • Beloved: originally released as a motion picture in 1998.
  • Their eyes were watching God: originally broadcast on television in 2005.
  • Beloved based on the novel by Toni Morrison.
  • Their eyes were watching God based on the novel by Zora Neale Hurston.
  • Beloved special features: Theatrical trailer; Production featurette.
  • Their eyes were watching God special features: Introduction to film by Oprah Winfrey.
Credits (note)
  • Beloved: produced by Edward Saxon, Jonathan Demme, Gary Goetzman, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; executive producer, Ron Bozman screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; Demme, Gary Goetzman, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; edited by Carol Littleton, Andy Keir ; music composed & orchestrated by Rachel Portman ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture.
  • Their eyes were watching God: producer, Matthew Carlisle ; executive producers, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; composer, Terence Blanchard ; edited by Peter C. Frank ; director of photography, Checco Varese ; Harpo Films ; Touchstone Television ; Oprah Winfrey presents.
Performer (note)
  • Beloved: Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise, Beah Richards, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Albert Hall, Irma P. Hall, Carol Jean Lewis, Kessia Kordelle, Jude Ciccolella, Anthony Chisholm, Dorothy Love Coates, Jane White.
  • Their eyes were watching God: Halle Berry, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Michael Ealy, Terrence Howard, Lorraine Toussaint, Nicki Micheaux, Gabriel Casseus, Sean Nelson, Mel Winkler, Kevin Daniels, Maura Gale, Ruby Dee.
System Details (note)
  • Their eyes were watching God: DVD ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby Digital.
  • Beloved: DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby Digital.
Language (note)
  • Beloved: English and French language soundtracks; English subtitles; closed-captioned.
  • Their eyes were watching God: English language soundtrack; English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Contents
Beloved -- Their eyes were watching God.
Call Number
Sc Visual DVD-2042
ISBN
  • 0788886800
  • 9780788886805
LCCN
786936758351
OCLC
  • 191886937
  • 191886937
Title
Beloved / directed by Jonathan Demme. Their eyes were watching God / directed by Darnell Martin.
Imprint
[Burbank, Calif.] : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2008]
Country of Producing Entity
United States
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
video
Type of Carrier
videodisc
Digital File Characteristics
video file DVD video
Cast
Beloved: Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise, Beah Richards, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Albert Hall, Irma P. Hall, Carol Jean Lewis, Kessia Kordelle, Jude Ciccolella, Anthony Chisholm, Dorothy Love Coates, Jane White.
Their eyes were watching God: Halle Berry, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Michael Ealy, Terrence Howard, Lorraine Toussaint, Nicki Micheaux, Gabriel Casseus, Sean Nelson, Mel Winkler, Kevin Daniels, Maura Gale, Ruby Dee.
Credits
Beloved: produced by Edward Saxon, Jonathan Demme, Gary Goetzman, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; executive producer, Ron Bozman screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; Demme, Gary Goetzman, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; edited by Carol Littleton, Andy Keir ; music composed & orchestrated by Rachel Portman ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture.
Their eyes were watching God: producer, Matthew Carlisle ; executive producers, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; composer, Terence Blanchard ; edited by Peter C. Frank ; director of photography, Checco Varese ; Harpo Films ; Touchstone Television ; Oprah Winfrey presents.
System Details
Their eyes were watching God: DVD ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby Digital.
System Details
Beloved: DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby Digital.
Language
Beloved: English and French language soundtracks; English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Their eyes were watching God: English language soundtrack; English subtitles; closed-captioned.
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Added Author
Demme, Jonathan, 1944-2017, film director.
Busia, Akosua. Screenwriter
LaGravenese, Richard. Screenwriter
Brooks, Adam, 1956- Screenwriter
Saxon, Edward. Producer
Goetzman, Gary, 1952- Producer
Winfrey, Oprah. Producer. Actor
Forte, Kate. Producer
Bozman, Ron (Ronald M.) Producer
Glover, Danny. Actor
Newton, Thandiwe, 1972- Actor
Elise, Kimberly, 1971- Actor
Richards, Beah E. Actor
Hamilton, Lisa Gay, 1964- actor.
Hall, Albert. Actor
Hall, Irma P., 1935- Actor
Lewis, Carol Jean. Actor
Kordelle, Kessia. Actor
Ciccolella, Jude. Actor
Chisholm, Anthony. Actor
Coates, Dorothy Love. Actor
White, Jane. Actor
Fujimoto, Tak. Cinematographer
Zea, Kristi. Artistic director
Littleton, Carol. Film editor
Keir, Andy. Film editor
Portman, Rachel. Composer
Atwood, Colleen. Costume designer
Carlisle, Matthew. Producer
Parks, Suzan-Lori, screenwriter.
Sagay, Misan. Screenwriter
Smith, Bobby, Jr., 1968- Screenwriter
Martin, Darnell. Director
Berry, Halle. Actor
Santiago-Hudson, Ruben, 1956- actor.
Ealy, Michael. Actor
Howard, Terrence, actor.
Toussaint, Lorraine, 1960- actor.
Micheaux, Nicki, 1971- Actor
Casseus, Gabriel. Actor
Nelson, Sean. Actor
Winkler, Mel. Actor
Daniels, Kevin, 1976- Actor
Gale, Maura. Actor
Dee, Ruby, actor.
Blanchard, Terence. Composer
Frank, Peter C. Film editor
Ammon, Ruth. Artistic director
Varese, Checco. Cinematographer
Castro, Eduardo. Costume designer
Morrison, Toni. Beloved.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Their eyes were watching God.
Touchstone Pictures. Production company
Harpo Films. Production company
Clinica Estetico, Ltd. Production company
Touchstone Television. Production company
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) Film distributor
Added Title
Their eyes were watching God.
Other Standard Identifier
786936758351
Publisher No.
56738 Buena Vista Home Entertainment
Research Call Number
Sc Visual DVD-2042
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