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The Resource Lady sings the blues, Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie, (DVD videorecording)

Lady sings the blues, Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Lady sings the blues
Title
Lady sings the blues
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie
Contributor
Composer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Diana Ross stars in this musical drama charting the life of Billie Holiday, a life tormented by racism and drug abuse
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original music by Michel Legrand
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Diana Ross, Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1947-
  • 1932-
  • 1944-
  • 1937-
  • 1940-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Furie, Sidney J
  • McCloy, Terence
  • Clark, Chris
  • De Passe, Suzanne
  • Legrand, Michel
  • Ross, Diana
  • Williams, Billy Dee
  • Pryor, Richard
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
143
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Singers
  • Musicals
  • DVDs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Lady sings the blues, Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Special features: commentary by executive producer Berry Gordy, director Sidney Furie and artist manager Shelly Berger; behind the blues
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Isbn
9780792180227
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360837445
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
08374
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61728625
System details
DVD, region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lady sings the blues, Paramount Pictures and Berry Gordy present ; produced by Jay Weston and James S. White ; screenplay by Terence McCloy and Chris Clark and Suzanne de Passe ; directed by Sidney J. Furie, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Special features: commentary by executive producer Berry Gordy, director Sidney Furie and artist manager Shelly Berger; behind the blues
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Isbn
9780792180227
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360837445
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
08374
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61728625
System details
DVD, region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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