The women of Brewster Place / Xenon Entertainment Group ; produced by Patricia K. Meyer and Reuben Cannon ; teleplay by Karen Hall ; directed by Donna Deitch ; Phoenix Entertainment Group, Inc. ; Harpo Productions, Inc. ; King Phoenix Entertainment

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Course/Professor: BWS / ENG 336 (IMC), BWS / ENG 337 (IMC), BWS / ENG 338 (IMC), BLACK WORLD STUDIES 336 / 337 / 338 (IMC), ENGLISH 336 /337 /338 (IMC), ABATAN, ADETUTU
Subjects: African American women--Drama
Feature films
Naylor, Gloria--Film adaptations
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: General, Not rated by the MPAA
Published: [United States] : Hearst Entertainment Inc. ; Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by Xenon Pictures, c2011
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (182 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Added Titles: Naylor, Gloria Women of Brewster Place
Additional Authors: Meyer, Patricia K
Cannon, Reuben, 1946-
Hall, Karen Lynne
Deitch, Donna, 1945-
Winfrey, Oprah
Givens, Robin
Tyson, Cicely
Jackée, 1956-
Tate, Larenz
Whitfield, Lynn
Alice, Mary, 1941-
Cole, Olivia, 1942-
Gunn, Moses, 1929-1993
Kelly, Paula
Leon
McKee, Lonette
Montgomery, Barbara
Stickney, Phyllis Yvonne
Winfield, Paul
Young, William Allen, 1953-
Gruszynski, Alexander
Ludwig, Jerrold L
Composer : Shire, David
Xenon Entertainment Group
Phoenix Entertainment Group
Harpo Productions
King Phoenix Entertainment (Firm)
Hearst Entertainment (Firm)
Xenon Pictures
Notes: UPC: 000799813720
Videorecording number: XE 8137DVD Hearst Entertainment Inc
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; stereo
Cast: Oprah Winfrey, Robin Givens, Cicely Tyson, Jackée, Larenz Tate, Lynn Whitfield, Mary Alice, Olivia Cole, Moses Gunn, Paula Kelly, Leon, Lonette McKee, Barbara Montgomery, Phyllis Yvonne Stickney, Paul Winfield, William Allen Young
Credits: Director of photography, Alexander Gruszynski ; editor, Jerrold L. Ludwig ; music, David Shire
Complete unedited version
Originally produced as motion picture in 1988
Based on the novel by Gloria Naylor
Not rated by the MPAA
Summary: Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life
OCLC Number: 704940615
ISBN/ISSN: 0007998137
XE 8137DVD Hearst Entertainment Inc