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The Resource Dreamgirls, written for the screen and directed by Bill Condon ; produced by Laurence Mark ; a DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures presentation ; a Laurence Mark production ; a Bill Condon film, (videorecording)

Dreamgirls, written for the screen and directed by Bill Condon ; produced by Laurence Mark ; a DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures presentation ; a Laurence Mark production ; a Bill Condon film, (videorecording)

Label
Dreamgirls
Title
Dreamgirls
Statement of responsibility
written for the screen and directed by Bill Condon ; produced by Laurence Mark ; a DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures presentation ; a Laurence Mark production ; a Bill Condon film
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Lyricist
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Three young women, Deena Jones, Effie White, and Lorrell Robinson, desire to become pop stars. They get their wish when they are picked to be backup singers for the legendary James "Thunder" Early. When they are set free for leads, Curtis Taylor and Effie's brother C.C. decide that Deena should be the lead singer, which upsets Effie. The girls discover exactly what it takes to be in the music business and what they must give up to realize their dream
Awards note
  • Academy Awards (USA), 2007: Oscar - Best Achievement in Sound Mixing (Michael Minkler, Bob Beemer, Willie D. Burton) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Jennifer Hudson).
  • Golden Globes, USA, 2007: Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy ; Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Eddie Murphy) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Jennifer Hudson).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Dreamgirls (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Tobias Schliessler ; editor, Virginia Katz ; music, Henry Krieger ; lyrics, Tom Eyen ; costume designer, Sharen Davis ; production designer, John Myhre
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for langauges, some sexuality and drug content
Language note
English (Dolby 5.1, Dolby 2.0) or French (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
D743645757 2007
PerformerNote
Jamie Foxx, Beyoncé Knowles, Eddie Murphy, Danny Glover, Jennifer Hudson, Anika Noni Rose, Keith Robinson, Danny Glover, Sharon Leal, Hinton Battle, Loretta Devine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1981-
  • 1961-
  • 1981-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mark, Laurence
  • Condon, Bill
  • Foxx, Jamie
  • Beyoncé
  • Murphy, Eddie
  • Glover, Danny
  • Hudson, Jennifer
  • Rose, Anika Noni
  • Robinson, Keith
  • Krieger, Henry
  • Eyen, Tom
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girl groups (Musical groups)
  • Popular music
  • African American singers
  • Music trade
  • Conjuntos musicales
  • Cantantes
  • Girl groups (Musical groups)
  • Popular music
  • African American singers
  • Music trade
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Dreamgirls, written for the screen and directed by Bill Condon ; produced by Laurence Mark ; a DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures presentation ; a Laurence Mark production ; a Bill Condon film, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/lookup?Dreamgirls
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the original Broadway production; book and lyrics by Tom Eyen, music by Henry Krieger
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Full screen
  • Special features: 12 extended and alternate scenes; music video "Listen" by Beyonce Knowles; never-before-seen Jenifer Hudson performance
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm85777776
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781415731550
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361235448
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
123544
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)85777776
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dreamgirls, written for the screen and directed by Bill Condon ; produced by Laurence Mark ; a DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures presentation ; a Laurence Mark production ; a Bill Condon film, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/lookup?Dreamgirls
Publication
Note
  • Based on the original Broadway production; book and lyrics by Tom Eyen, music by Henry Krieger
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Full screen
  • Special features: 12 extended and alternate scenes; music video "Listen" by Beyonce Knowles; never-before-seen Jenifer Hudson performance
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm85777776
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781415731550
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361235448
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
123544
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)85777776
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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