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Uniform Title For colored girls (Motion picture)
Title For colored girls [videorecording] / Lionsgate and TPS present ; a 34th Street Films/Lionsgate production ; produced by Roger M. Bobb, Paul Hall ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Tyler Perry.

Imprint Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, [2011]

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Description 1 videodisc (ca. 134 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
Based on the play "For colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf" by Ntozake Shange.
Credits Director of photography, Alexander Gruszynski ; editor, Maysie Hoy ; music, Aaron Zigman.
Cast Janet Jackson, Loretta Devine, Michael Ealy, Kimberly Elise, Omari Hardwick, Hill Harper, Thandie Newton, Phylicia Rashad, Anka Noni Rose, Tessa Thompson, Kerry Washington, Whoopi Goldberg.
Summary "A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some disturbing violence including a rape, sexual content and language.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX.
Language English dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject African American women -- Drama.
Afronorteamericanos -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Jackson, Janet, 1966- Actor.
Devine, Loretta. Actor.
Ealy, Michael.
Elise, Kimberly, 1971- Actor.
Hardwick, Omari, 1974-
Harper, Hill, 1966-
Newton, Thandie, 1972- Actor.
Rose, Anika Noni, 1972- Actor.
Thompson, Tessa, 1983- Actor.
Washington, Kerry, 1977- Actor.
Goldberg, Whoopi, 1955- Actor.
Gruszynski, Alexander.
Hoy, Maysie.
Zigman, Aaron.
Bobb, Roger M., 1967- Producer.
Hall, Paul. Producer.
Perry, Tyler. Screenwriter. Producer. Director.
Shange, Ntozake. For colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf.
Lions Gate Films.
Tyler Perry Studios (Firm)
34th Street Films.
Standard No. 031398131212 80
Music No. 29591 Lionsgate

 
    
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