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Little women [videorecording] / producer, Denise DiNovi ; screenplay, Robin Swicord ; director, Gillian Armstrong.

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  • 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Media Center Reserve DVD 3088 37684001036233 Media Center Desk Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767851013
  • ISBN: 9780767851015
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, c2000.

Content descriptions

General Note: Faculty reserve.
Material for FS-P343 (Mirowitz) and the Film Scoring Department.
Videodisc release of the 1994 motion picture by Columbia Pictures.
Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott.
Special features: audio commentary by Gillian Armstrong; delected scenes with director's commentary; 'Making-of' featurette; two trivia games; historical timeline; isolated music score; costume and set design gallery; theatrical trailers; talent files and production notes.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music, Thomas Newman.
Participant or Performer Note: Winona Ryder, Susan Sarandon, Gabriel Byrne, Trini Alvarado, Samantha Mathis, Kirsten Dunst, Claire Danes.
Summary, etc.: Story about the March family of four daughters and a strong mother (Sarandon) who, because her husband is away serving in the Army during the Civil War, must raise her "little women" on her own. The daughters include: spirited Jo (Ryder) who longs for a career as a writer; beautiful and conservative older sister Meg (Alvarado); fragile Beth (Danes); and the romantic Amy (Dunst/Mathis). Through the years, as they become women, the sisters share their most cherished and painful moments of self-discovery as their mother's pride and strength guide them through questions of independence, romance and virtue.
Target Audience Note: Rated PG.
System Details Note: DVD.
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subtitled in Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean and Thai.
Subject: Young women > Massachusetts > Drama.
Mothers and daughters > Massachusetts > Drama.
Families > Massachusetts > Drama.
Maturation (Psychology) > Drama.
Feature films
Massachusetts > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Drama.
Massachusetts > Social life and customs > 19th century > Drama.

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