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The Resource The purple rose of Cairo, an Orion Pictures release ; a Jack Rollins and Charles H. Joffee production ; produced by Robert Greenhut ; written and directed by Woody Allen

The purple rose of Cairo, an Orion Pictures release ; a Jack Rollins and Charles H. Joffee production ; produced by Robert Greenhut ; written and directed by Woody Allen

Label
The purple rose of Cairo
Title
The purple rose of Cairo
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; a Jack Rollins and Charles H. Joffee production ; produced by Robert Greenhut ; written and directed by Woody Allen
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Cecilia is a poor waitress in a dumpy New Jersey diner who goes to movies to escape the realities of the Depression Era life. Her favorite is "The purple rose of Cairo." When the leading man Tom Baxter decides to be with Cecilia, confusion abounds
Member of
Awards note
  • Golden Globes, 1986: Best Screenplay - Motion Picture (Woody Allen).
  • Cannes Film Festival, 1985: FIPRESCI Prize (Woody Allen).
Cataloging source
GZF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gordon Willis ; editor, Susan E. Morse ; music, Dick Hyman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
  • English, French or Spanish soundtracks with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.S6
LC item number
P87 2001
PerformerNote
Jeff Daniels, Mia Farrow, Danny Aiello
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2015
  • 1935-
  • 1955-
  • 1945-
  • 1933-2019
  • 1927-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rollins, Jack
  • Joffe, Charles H
  • Greenhut, Robert
  • Allen, Woody
  • Daniels, Jeff
  • Farrow, Mia
  • Aiello, Danny
  • Hyman, Dick
  • Orion Pictures
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
82
Series statement
MGM DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Waitresses
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Motion pictures
  • Waitresses
  • New Jersey
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The purple rose of Cairo, an Orion Pictures release ; a Jack Rollins and Charles H. Joffee production ; produced by Robert Greenhut ; written and directed by Woody Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Also issued as part of the box set: The Woody Allen collection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Collectible booklet -- Original theatrical trailer
Control code
ocm48527895
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Governing access note
Note:Non-BBFC - for class use only]
Isbn
9780792851318
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616860477
  • 5050070007749
  • 883904261278
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white segments
Publisher number
1001747
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48527895
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The purple rose of Cairo, an Orion Pictures release ; a Jack Rollins and Charles H. Joffee production ; produced by Robert Greenhut ; written and directed by Woody Allen
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Also issued as part of the box set: The Woody Allen collection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Collectible booklet -- Original theatrical trailer
Control code
ocm48527895
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Governing access note
Note:Non-BBFC - for class use only]
Isbn
9780792851318
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616860477
  • 5050070007749
  • 883904261278
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white segments
Publisher number
1001747
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48527895
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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