The Resource The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD videorecording)

The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The secret life of bees
Title
The secret life of bees
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Lily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand-in mother for Lilly. Rosaleen insults some of the biggest racists in their town. Lily and Rosaleen run away to a town Lily believes that her mother once lived in. They go to live with the three Boatwright sisters on their honey farm. She finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Rogier Stoffers ; editor, Terilyn A. Shropshire ; music, Mark Isham
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material and some violence
Language note
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S43 2009
PerformerNote
Queen Latifah, Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, Sophie Okonedo
Runtime
110
Technique
live action
The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD videorecording)
Label
The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: Theatrical version; Director's extended cut; 8 deleted scenes; adaptation: Bringing The secret life of bees to the big screen; The women and men of The secret life of bees featurette; Inside the pink house with Sue Monk Kidd; Life on the set featurette; The world premiere featurette; Commentaries
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543556329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2255632
  • 2255634
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o277158368
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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