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The Resource Fried green tomatoes, screenplay by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet

Fried green tomatoes, screenplay by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet

Label
Fried green tomatoes
Title
Fried green tomatoes
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Film director
Film producer
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, Norman Lear, Andrew Meyer, Anne Marie Giffen, Tom Taylor ; director of photography, Geoffrey Simpson ; editor, Debra Neil ; music, Thomas Newman
Intended audience
Not rated; extended edition contains material different from the original PG-13 rated version
Language note
English dialogue; optional French or Spanish subtitles; optional English SDH subtitles
PerformerNote
Kathy Bates, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker, Jessica Tandy, Chris O'Donnell, Stan Shaw, Gailard Sartain, Cicely Tyson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1948-
  • 1966-
  • 1952-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Flagg, Fannie
  • Sobieski, Carol
  • Avnet, Jon
  • Kerner, Jordan
  • Lear, Norman
  • Bates, Kathy
  • Masterson, Mary Stuart
  • Parker, Mary-Louise
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • O'Donnell, Chris
  • Shaw, Stan
  • Sartain, Gailard
  • Tyson, Cicely
  • Newman, Thomas
  • Flagg, Fannie
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Act III Communications
  • Electric Shadow Productions
  • Avnet/Kerner Company
Runtime
137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Southern States
Technique
live action
Label
Fried green tomatoes, screenplay by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Presented by Universal Pictures and Act III Communications, in association with Electric Shadow Productions. An Avnet/Kerner production
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991. Date on DVD label, c2009. Date on container, c2016
  • Based upon the novel, Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Care, by Fannie Flagg
  • Special features: Deleted scenes (1:18); outtakes (2:45); Moments of discovery: the making of Fried green tomatoes (65:40); Sipsey's recipies (text); Jon Avenet's director's notes (text); production photos; poster campaign; optional feature commentary with director Jon Avnet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
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
  • (OCoLC)ocn957529657
  • 976090
System details
DVD format. Widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fried green tomatoes, screenplay by Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; produced by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; directed by Jon Avnet
Publication
Note
  • Presented by Universal Pictures and Act III Communications, in association with Electric Shadow Productions. An Avnet/Kerner production
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991. Date on DVD label, c2009. Date on container, c2016
  • Based upon the novel, Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Care, by Fannie Flagg
  • Special features: Deleted scenes (1:18); outtakes (2:45); Moments of discovery: the making of Fried green tomatoes (65:40); Sipsey's recipies (text); Jon Avenet's director's notes (text); production photos; poster campaign; optional feature commentary with director Jon Avnet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
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
  • (OCoLC)ocn957529657
  • 976090
System details
DVD format. Widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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