For colored girls

For colored girls

Publication Information
Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, [2011]

Physical Description
1 videodisc (ca. 134 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

System Details
DVD; widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX and 2.0.

Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for some disturbing violence including a rape, sexual content and language.


Language Note
English dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned.

General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
Based on the play "For colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf" by Ntozake Shange.

"A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container.

Subject Term
African American women -- Drama.

Fiction films
Feature films
Film adaptations
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Added Author
Jackson, Janet, 1966-
Devine, Loretta
Ealy, Michael.
Elise, Kimberly, 1971-
Hardwick, Omari, 1974-
Harper, Hill, 1966-
Newton, Thandie, 1972-
Rose, Anika Noni, 1972-
Thompson, Tessa, 1983-
Washington, Kerry, 1977-
Goldberg, Whoopi, 1955-
Gruszynski, Alexander.
Hoy, Maysie.
Zigman, Aaron.
Bobb, Roger M.
Hall, Paul.
Perry, Tyler
Shange, Ntozake For colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf.

Added Corporate Author
Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Tyler Perry Studios (Firm)
34th Street Films.

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