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The Resource Lady sings the blues, Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie, (DVD videorecording)

Lady sings the blues, Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Lady sings the blues
Title
Lady sings the blues
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Diana Ross stars in this musical drama charting the life of Billie Holiday, a life tormented by racism and drug abuse
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
PerformerNote
Diana Ross, Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Furie, Sidney J
  • Ross, Diana
  • Williams, Billy Dee
  • Pryor, Richard
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
143
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Singers
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Lady sings the blues, Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Special features: commentary by executive producer Berry Gordy, director Sidney Furie and artist manager Shelly Berger; behind the blues
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version ; Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Isbn
9780792180227
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360837445
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
08374
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61728625
System details
DVD, region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lady sings the blues, Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Special features: commentary by executive producer Berry Gordy, director Sidney Furie and artist manager Shelly Berger; behind the blues
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version ; Special collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Isbn
9780792180227
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360837445
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
08374
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61728625
System details
DVD, region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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