Claudine, a struggling mother working to raise enough for her six children by working as a maid in a wealthy home, meets Roop, a charming man who holds back his affections because of his own struggles.
DVD Special edition.
1 videodisc (92 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches.
Dolby Digital monophonic
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
MPAA rating: PG.
Title from container.
Essay by critic Danielle A. Jackson in container.
Features: audio commentary from 2003 featuring actors Diahann Carroll, James Earl Jones, and Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, filmmaker George Tillman Jr., and Dan Pine, son of screenwriters Lester Pine and Tina Pine; new conversation on the film between filmmaker Robert Townsend and programmer Ashley Clark; illustrated audio excerpts from a 1974 AFI Harold Lloyd Master Seminar featuring Carroll.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
Diahann Carroll, James Earl Jones, Lawrence Hilton-Jacques, Tamu, David Kruger.
DVD ; wide screen presentation ; Dolby Digital monophonic.
For private home use only.
Audio track in English, captions in English.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Criterion collection ; 1052
Criterion collection ; 1052 DVD.
Subjects:African American single mothers -- Fiction.
African American women -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Berry, John, 1917-1999, film director.
Carroll, Diahann, actor.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Hilton-Jacobs, Lawrence, 1953- actor.
Jones, James Earl, actor.