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White Oleander (2003, original release: 2002)


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LocationCall NumberItem Status
MoviesDVD/DRAMA/WHITEJust Returned
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2003], c2002
Edition:  Full-screen ed
Description:  1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0790772140,
Language:  English

Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002

Based on the novel by Janet Fitch

Special features: additional scenes; Bravo special "The making of White oleander"; HBO first look: "The journey of White oleander"

Alison Lohman, Robin Wright Penn, Michelle Pfeiffer, Renée Zellweger, Billy Connolly, Svetlana Efremova, Patrick Fugit, Cole Hauser, Noah Wyle

Ingrid, a smart, free-spirited, and somewhat narcissistic artist kills her deceitful lover in a crime of passion. Even while serving a prison sentence, she exerts control over her adoring teenage daughter, Astrid, who's forced to spend her teenage years in a series of foster homes before becoming her own person. Explores the strange relationship of Ingrid and Astrid, and includes Astrid's relationship with her foster mothers. At first merely an appendage of her mother, Astrid develops as a result of her peripatetic adolescence

MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic elements concerning dysfunctional relationships, drug content, language, sexuality and violence

DVD, 2.0 Dolby digital, DTS, Region 1 encoding


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Additional Credits:
Wells, John, 1956-
Lowry, Hunt
Donoghue, Mary Agnes
Kosminsky, Peter
Lohman, Alison, 1979-
Wright, Robin, 1966-
Pfeiffer, Michelle, 1957-
Zellweger, Renée, 1969-
Connolly, Billy
Efremova, Svetlana
Fugit, Patrick, 1982-
Hauser, Cole, 1975-
Wyle, Noah, 1971-
Newman, Thomas
Fitch, Janet, 1955-
Warner Bros. Pictures (2001- )
Pandora Film (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)

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