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The Resource Norma Rae, screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, (videorecording DVD)

Norma Rae, screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Norma Rae
Title
Norma Rae
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Norma Rae, a textile worker in a small Southern town, discovers that she has a social conscience when a labor organizer arrives at her mill to establish a union
Awards note
Academy Award, 1979: Best Actress in a Leading Role (Sally Field).
Cataloging source
LVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John A. Alonzo ; edited by Sidney Levin ; music, David Shire
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English; with optional English or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Sally Field, Ron Leibman, Beau Bridges, Pat Hingle, Barbara Baxley, Gail Strickland
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  • 1946-
  • 1914-1990
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  • Ravetch, Irving
  • Frank, Harriet
  • Asseyev, Tamara
  • Rose, Alexandra
  • Ritt, Martin
  • Field, Sally
  • Leibman, Ron
  • Bridges, Beau
  • Hingle, Pat
  • Baxley, Barbara
  • Strickland, Gail
Runtime
114
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  • Women textile workers
  • Labor unions
  • Textile workers
Technique
live action
Label
Norma Rae, screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features (27 min.): "Backstory : 'Norma Rae'" featurette (24 min.); original theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543013747
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2001374
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm46804158
  • (OCoLC)46804158
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital stereo. surround in English, Dolby digital mono. in English or French
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Norma Rae, screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features (27 min.): "Backstory : 'Norma Rae'" featurette (24 min.); original theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543013747
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2001374
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm46804158
  • (OCoLC)46804158
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital stereo. surround in English, Dolby digital mono. in English or French
Video recording format
DVD

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