The story of Celie, a poor black woman from the South, whose friendship with two women helps her overcome the brutality of her father and husband.
0790729717 (97, 114 min.)
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2007.
1 videodisc (ca. 154 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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Based on the novel by Alice Walker.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Special features: production notes.
Edited by Michael Kahn ; director of photography, Allen Daviau ; music by Quincy Jones.
Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, Adolph Caesar, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong.
DVD, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 sound.
For private home use only.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
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Subjects:Abused wives -- Drama.
Abused women -- Drama.
Adult child sexual abuse victims -- Drama.
African American women -- Drama.
Domestic relations -- Drama.
Dysfunctional families -- Drama.
Female friendship -- Drama.
Sisters -- Drama.
Southern States -- Drama.
Walker, Alice, 1944- Color purple -- Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Avery, Margaret.
Caesar, Adolph, 1933-1986.
Chong, Rae Dawn.
Goldberg, Whoopi, 1955-
Jones, Quincy, 1933-
Kennedy, Kathleen, 1954-
Spielberg, Steven, 1946-
Walker, Alice, 1944- Color purple. DVD.
Warner Home Video (Firm)