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The ballad of the sad café [videorecording] / a Merchant Ivory Productions in association with Film Four International ; directed by Simon Callow ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Michael Hirst.

Callow, Simon, 1949- (Added Author). Merchant, Ismail. (Added Author). Hirst, Michael, 1952- (Added Author). Redgrave, Vanessa, 1937- (Added Author). Carradine, Keith, 1949- (Added Author). Steiger, Rod, 1925-2002 (Added Author). Hubbert, Cork, 1952-2003 (Added Author). Pendleton, Austin. (Added Author). Robbins, Richard, 1940-2012 (Added Author). McCullers, Carson, 1917-1967 Ballad of the sad café. (Added Author). Albee, Edward, 1928- Ballad of the sad café. (Added Author). Merchant Ivory Productions (Added Author). Film Four International (Added Author). Alliance Atlantis (Firm) (Added Author). Director of photography, Walter Lassally ; editor, Andrew Marcus ; music, Richard Robbins. (Cast).

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Item details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Montreal, Que. : Alliance Atlantis, [2001]

Contents / Notes

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Based on the story by Carson McCullers and the play by Edward Albee.
Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, Walter Lassally ; editor, Andrew Marcus ; music, Richard Robbins.
Participant or Performer: Vanessa Redgrave, Keith Carradine, Rod Steiger, Cork Hubbert, Austin Pendleton, Beth Dixon, Lanny Flaherty, Mert Hatfield, Earl Hindman, Anne Pitoniak.
Summary, etc.: Miss Amelia runs the town's only cafe and controls the locals through the careful distribution of her secretly brewed hooch. Her eccentric existence is threatened with the arrival of a dwarf who claims kinship and the reappearance of her rejected husband.
Target Audience: Canadian Home Video rating: 14A.
System Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, full frame, Dolby stereo 2.0.
Language: English and French versions.
Subject: Restaurateurs > Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Drama.
Southern States > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Film adaptations.

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