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The Color Purple (1997, original release: 1985)
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MoviesDVD/DRAMA/COLORDue 10-29-14
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c1997
Description:  1 videodisc (154 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0790729717,
Language:  English


Based on the novel by Alice Walker

Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture by Warner Brothers

Dolby digital sound; widescreen version

Special features: interactive menus; scene access; production notes; 2 theatrical trailers

Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Oprah Winfrey

An uneducated woman living in the rural American south who was raped by her father, deprived of the children she bore him and forced to marry a brutal man she calls "Mister" is transformed by the friendship of two remarkable women, acquiring self-worth and the strength to forgive

Rated PG-13

DVD format

Closed captioned

Dialogue in English, with optional French soundtrack, and optional English, French and Spanish subtitles

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