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The Resource The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (videorecording DVD)

The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The secret life of bees
Title
The secret life of bees
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Lily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand in mother for Lilly. When Rosaleen insults some of the biggest racists in their town, Lily and Rosaleen run away to a town Lily believes that her mother once lived. They go to live with the three Boatwright sisters on their honey farm, and finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Rogier Stoffers ; editor, Terilyn A. Shropshire ; music, Mark Isham
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material and some violence
Language note
English or dubbed Spanish (Dolby surround) dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Queen Latifah, Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, Sophie Okonedo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1968-
  • 1970-
  • 1994-
  • 1981-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lassiter, James
  • Leslie, Ewan
  • Pichirallo, Joe
  • Shuler-Donner, Lauren
  • Smith, Will
  • Prince-Bythewood, Gina
  • Queen Latifah
  • Fanning, Dakota
  • Hudson, Jennifer
  • Keys, Alicia
  • Okonedo, Sophie
  • Kidd, Sue Monk
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abused teenagers
  • Teenage girls
  • Beekeepers
  • African American sisters
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • See interactive menus for special features
  • This disc is copy protected
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543556329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2255632
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn277158368
  • (OCoLC)277158368
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • See interactive menus for special features
  • This disc is copy protected
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543556329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2255632
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn277158368
  • (OCoLC)277158368
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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