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The Resource Mommie dearest, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Frank Yablans ... [et al.] ; produced by Frank Yablans ; directed by Frank Perry, (videorecording)

Mommie dearest, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Frank Yablans ... [et al.] ; produced by Frank Yablans ; directed by Frank Perry, (videorecording)

Label
Mommie dearest
Title
Mommie dearest
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Frank Yablans ... [et al.] ; produced by Frank Yablans ; directed by Frank Perry
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of legendary movie star Joan Crawford as she struggles for her career and battles the inner demons of her private life. This torment manifests itself into her relationships with her adopted children, Christina and Christopher
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Paul Lohmann ; music, Henry Mancini ; editor, Peter E. Berger
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • English and French ; Subtitles English
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.F35
LC item number
M66654 2006
PerformerNote
Faye Dunaway, Diana Scarwid, Steve Forrest, Mara Hobel, Howard Da Silva, Rutanya Alda, Harry Goz, Michael Edwards, Jocelyn Brando, Priscilla Pointer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-1995.
  • 1955-
  • 1925-2013.
  • 1946-
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yablans, Frank.
  • Perry, Frank
  • Dunaway, Faye.
  • Scarwid, Diana
  • Hobel, Mara
  • Forrest, Steve
  • Mancini, Henry.
  • Waters, John
  • Lohmann, Paul
  • Mancini, Henry.
  • Berger, Peter E.
  • Crawford, Christina
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
128
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crawford, Joan
  • Crawford, Christina
  • Abused children
  • Children of celebrities
  • Mothers and daughters
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mommie dearest, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Frank Yablans ... [et al.] ; produced by Frank Yablans ; directed by Frank Perry, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Christina Crawford
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special features: Commentary by filmmaker John Waters; the revival of Joan, Life with Joan, Joan lives on featurettes; photo gallery; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Languages English and French ; Subtitles English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Hollywood Royalty ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 128 min.)
Isbn
9781415718353
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360420869
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
04208
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm66914118
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mommie dearest, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Frank Yablans ... [et al.] ; produced by Frank Yablans ; directed by Frank Perry, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Christina Crawford
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special features: Commentary by filmmaker John Waters; the revival of Joan, Life with Joan, Joan lives on featurettes; photo gallery; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Languages English and French ; Subtitles English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Hollywood Royalty ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 128 min.)
Isbn
9781415718353
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360420869
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
04208
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm66914118
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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