The Resource The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club

Label
The Joy Luck Club
Title
The Joy Luck Club
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The epic story of four families whose extraordinary lives are filled with joy and heartbreak, richness and magic. From the war-torn fields of early-century China to the streets of modern-day San Francisco, the hopes, dreams and triumphs of two generations are revealed through the startling events that shaped their lives
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Wayne Wang
Date time place
Originally released: 1993
Intended audience
Rating: M
Language note
Languages: English, Spanish. Subtitles: English, Spanish, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian Finnish, English captions for the deaf or hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Kieu Chinh, Tsai Chin, Tamlyn Tomita, Rosalind Chao
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wang, Wayne
  • Tan, Amy
  • Tomita, Tamlyn
Runtime
133
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Asian Americans
  • Families
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • China
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Joy Luck Club
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Hollywood Pictures Home Video: E22910
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel of the same title by Amy Tan
Carrier category
  • volume
  • videodisc
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier.
  • 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
p2252034609
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (approximately 133 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9398522291039
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
E22910
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD video, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound, PAL, Region 4, wide screen 16:9
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Joy Luck Club
Distribution
Note
  • Hollywood Pictures Home Video: E22910
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel of the same title by Amy Tan
Carrier category
  • volume
  • videodisc
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier.
  • 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
p2252034609
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (approximately 133 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9398522291039
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
E22910
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD video, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound, PAL, Region 4, wide screen 16:9
Video recording format
DVD

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