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The Resource Purple rain, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Cavallo, Ruffalo & Fargnoli production ; screenplay, Albert Magnoli, William Blinn ; producers, Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli ; director, Albert Magnoli, (videorecording)

Purple rain, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Cavallo, Ruffalo & Fargnoli production ; screenplay, Albert Magnoli, William Blinn ; producers, Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli ; director, Albert Magnoli, (videorecording)

Label
Purple rain
Title
Purple rain
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Cavallo, Ruffalo & Fargnoli production ; screenplay, Albert Magnoli, William Blinn ; producers, Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli ; director, Albert Magnoli
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Prince stars as "The Kid," a Minneapolis club musician, who struggles with both a tumultuous homelife and his own smoldering anger while taking refuge in his music and his steamy love for sultry Apollonia Kotero. Semi-autobiographical
Awards note
Academy Award winner, 1984: Best Music, Original Song Score (Prince)
Cataloging source
JJG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Purple rain (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Donald E. Thorin ; film editor, Albert Magnoli ; original songs composed and produced by Prince ; music score by Michel Colombier
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
P87 1997
PerformerNote
Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day, Olga Karlatos, Clarence Williams III
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-2001
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cavallo, Robert
  • Ruffalo, Joseph
  • Fargnoli, Steven
  • Magnoli, Albert
  • Blinn, William
  • Prince
  • Apollonia
  • Day, Morris
  • Karlatos, Olga
  • Williams, Clarence
  • Thorin, Donald E
  • Colombier, Michel
  • Warner Bros
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musicians
  • Rock music
  • Bands (Music)
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Músicos
  • Bands (Music)
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Musicians
  • Rock music
  • Minnesota
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Purple rain, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Cavallo, Ruffalo & Fargnoli production ; screenplay, Albert Magnoli, William Blinn ; producers, Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli ; director, Albert Magnoli, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Bonus features: limited credits; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm37704162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9780790731537
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391139829
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
11398
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)37704162
System details
DVD; region 1; full screen presentation; 5.1 Dolby Surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Purple rain, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Cavallo, Ruffalo & Fargnoli production ; screenplay, Albert Magnoli, William Blinn ; producers, Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli ; director, Albert Magnoli, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Bonus features: limited credits; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm37704162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9780790731537
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391139829
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
11398
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)37704162
System details
DVD; region 1; full screen presentation; 5.1 Dolby Surround
Video recording format
DVD

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