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The Resource The Joy Luck Club, Hollywood Pictures ; screenplay by Ronald Bass & Amy Tan ; produced by Wayne Wang [and others] ; directed by Wayne Wang

The Joy Luck Club, Hollywood Pictures ; screenplay by Ronald Bass & Amy Tan ; produced by Wayne Wang [and others] ; directed by Wayne Wang

Label
The Joy Luck Club
Title
The Joy Luck Club
Statement of responsibility
Hollywood Pictures ; screenplay by Ronald Bass & Amy Tan ; produced by Wayne Wang [and others] ; directed by Wayne Wang
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Follows the story of four lifelong friends, whose lives are filled with joy and heartbreak, and shows how their experiences have affected the hopes and dreams they hold for each of their children
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Rachel Portman ; director of photography, Amir Mokri ; executive producers, Oliver Stone, Janet Yang ; screenplay, Amy Tan, Ronald Bass ; producers, Wayne Wang, Amy Tan, Ronald Bass, Patrick Markey ; director, Wayne Wang
Language note
  • In English and Chinese with English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Tsai Chin, Kieu Chinh, Lisa Lu, France Nuyen, Rosalind Chao, Lauren Tom, Tamlyn Tomita, Ming-Na Wen, Michael Paul Chan, Andrew McCarthy, Christopher Rich, Russell Wong, Vivian Wu
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-
  • 1939-
  • 1939-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tsai Chin
  • Kiều Chinh
  • Lu, Lisa
  • Nuyen, France
  • Chao, Rosalind
  • Tom, Lauren
  • Tomita, Tamlyn
  • Ming-Na
  • Tan, Amy
Runtime
139
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Chinese American women
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Mothers and daughters
Technique
live action
Label
The Joy Luck Club, Hollywood Pictures ; screenplay by Ronald Bass & Amy Tan ; produced by Wayne Wang [and others] ; directed by Wayne Wang
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the novel by Amy Tan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 139 min.)
Isbn
9780788836039
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936182583
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
26279
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm49939977
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; widescreen
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Joy Luck Club, Hollywood Pictures ; screenplay by Ronald Bass & Amy Tan ; produced by Wayne Wang [and others] ; directed by Wayne Wang
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the novel by Amy Tan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 139 min.)
Isbn
9780788836039
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936182583
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
26279
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm49939977
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; widescreen
Video recording format
laserdisc

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