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The Resource Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford

Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford

Label
Driving Miss Daisy
Title
Driving Miss Daisy
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in Atlanta in the 1950's, a textile factory owner insists on hiring an ever-patient chauffeur for his aging head-strong mother. The Jewish woman and her African American driver eventually build a relationship over many years
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1989: Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Makeup, and Best Adapted Screenplay
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Driving Miss Daisy (Motion picture)
  • Driving Miss Daisy (Motion picture)
  • Driving Miss Daisy (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Peter James ; editor, Mark Warner ; music, Hans Zimmer
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D75 2010
PerformerNote
Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd, Patti LuPone, Esther Rolle
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1947 March 7-
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  • Uhry, Alfred
  • Zanuck, Richard D.
  • Zanuck, Lili Fini
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • Aykroyd, Dan
  • LuPone, Patti
  • Rolle, Esther
  • James, Peter
  • Warner, Mark
  • Zimmer, Hans
  • Uhry, Alfred
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Zanuck Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
99
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  • Jewish women
  • Older women
  • Chauffeurs
  • Working class
  • African American men
  • Mothers and sons
  • African American men
  • Chauffeurs
  • Jewish women
  • Mothers and sons
  • Older women
  • Working class
  • Georgia
Technique
live action
Label
Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Wide screen
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: commentary by director Bruce Beresford, writer Alfred Uhry, and producer Lili Fini Zanuck; 3 featurettes: Miss Daisy's journey: from stage to screen, Jessica Tandy: theatre legend to screen star, and 1989 making-of; theatrical trailer; cast/crew film highlights; awards notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Accident -- Without a car -- Hoke to the rescue -- Chauffeur in the house -- Uneasy relations -- Drive to the store -- Putting on airs -- Missing salmon -- Cemetery reading lesson -- Werthan Christmas -- Car changes hands -- Bound for Mobile -- Troopers -- Alone in the dark -- Negotiations -- Idella's death -- Ice storm -- Temple bombing -- King dinner -- My best friend -- Old acquaintances -- Thanksgiving visit -- End credits
Control code
ocn605974741
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9781419892561
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929105359
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 100117721
  • 3000027829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; dual-layer format; widescreen; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround stereo. (English and French), Dolby mono. (Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Driving Miss Daisy, Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Publication
Note
  • Wide screen
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: commentary by director Bruce Beresford, writer Alfred Uhry, and producer Lili Fini Zanuck; 3 featurettes: Miss Daisy's journey: from stage to screen, Jessica Tandy: theatre legend to screen star, and 1989 making-of; theatrical trailer; cast/crew film highlights; awards notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Accident -- Without a car -- Hoke to the rescue -- Chauffeur in the house -- Uneasy relations -- Drive to the store -- Putting on airs -- Missing salmon -- Cemetery reading lesson -- Werthan Christmas -- Car changes hands -- Bound for Mobile -- Troopers -- Alone in the dark -- Negotiations -- Idella's death -- Ice storm -- Temple bombing -- King dinner -- My best friend -- Old acquaintances -- Thanksgiving visit -- End credits
Control code
ocn605974741
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9781419892561
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929105359
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 100117721
  • 3000027829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; dual-layer format; widescreen; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround stereo. (English and French), Dolby mono. (Spanish)
Video recording format
DVD

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