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The Resource American violet, Samuel Goldwyn Films ; Uncommon Productions ; produced by Bill Haney ; written by Bill Haney ; directed by Tim Disney, (videorecording DVD)

American violet, Samuel Goldwyn Films ; Uncommon Productions ; produced by Bill Haney ; written by Bill Haney ; directed by Tim Disney, (videorecording DVD)

Label
American violet
Title
American violet
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Goldwyn Films ; Uncommon Productions ; produced by Bill Haney ; written by Bill Haney ; directed by Tim Disney
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Falsely accused of distributing narcotics in a school zone, Dee Roberts is offered a deal the struggling single mother can't refuse: plead guilty and accept a 10-year suspended sentence. The alternative: risk serving 16-t-25 in jail. Realizing the conviction would ruin her life, she decides to fight back
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Costume designer, Caroline Eselin-Schaefer ; music by Teddy Castellucci ; edited by Nancy Richardson, Curtiss Clayton and Terilyn A. Shropshire ; production designer, Monroe Kelly ; director of photography, Steve Yedlin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material, violence, drug references and language
Language note
In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.A4475 2009
PerformerNote
Nicole Beharie, Alfre Woodard, Tim Blake Nelson, Will Patton, Michael O'Keefe, Charles Dutton, Xzibit
Runtime
102
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
American violet, Samuel Goldwyn Films ; Uncommon Productions ; produced by Bill Haney ; written by Bill Haney ; directed by Tim Disney, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Features: commentary, Telluride Film Festival interview, trailer
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
BEDDIMGEAIL2938
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Lccn
be2009026658
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381293821 (widescreen)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AIL2938DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
American violet, Samuel Goldwyn Films ; Uncommon Productions ; produced by Bill Haney ; written by Bill Haney ; directed by Tim Disney, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Features: commentary, Telluride Film Festival interview, trailer
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
BEDDIMGEAIL2938
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Lccn
be2009026658
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381293821 (widescreen)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AIL2938DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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