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The Resource Purple rain, Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by Albert Magnoli ; written by Albert Magnoli, William Blinn ; producered by Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli, (videorecording)

Purple rain, Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by Albert Magnoli ; written by Albert Magnoli, William Blinn ; producered by Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli, (videorecording)

Label
Purple rain
Title
Purple rain
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by Albert Magnoli ; written by Albert Magnoli, William Blinn ; producered by Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Editor of moving image work
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Prince stars as "The Kid," a Minneapolis club musician, who struggles with both a tumultuous homelife and his own smoldering anger while taking refuge in his music and his steamy love for sultry Apollonia Kotero. Semi-autobiographical
Awards note
Academy Award winner (1984) Best Music, Original Song Score (Prince)
Cataloging source
JJG
Characteristic
videorecording
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Purple rain (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Donald E. Thorin ; production designer, Ward Preston ; film editor, Albert Magnoli ; original songs composed and produced by Prince
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English with English, French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day, Olga Karlatos, Clarence Williams III, Jerome Benton, Billy Sparks
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  • 1939-2021
  • 1962-
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  • Magnoli, Albert.
  • Blinn, William
  • Prince
  • Apollonia
  • Day, Morris
  • Karlatos, Olga
  • Williams, Clarence
  • Benton, Jerome
  • Sparks, Bill
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
111
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  • Musicians
  • Rock music
  • Bands (Music)
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Purple rain, Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by Albert Magnoli ; written by Albert Magnoli, William Blinn ; producered by Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Features: Production notes; Fillimited credits; production 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
Control code
ocm37704162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9780790731537
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391139829
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
11398
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Purple rain, Warner Bros. Pictures ; directed by Albert Magnoli ; written by Albert Magnoli, William Blinn ; producered by Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo, Steven Fargnoli, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Features: Production notes; Fillimited credits; production 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
Control code
ocm37704162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9780790731537
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391139829
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
11398
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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