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Pinky [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox ; screenplay by Philip Dunne and Dudley Nichols ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; directed by Elia Kazan.

Publication:
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., c2005.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 pamphlet ([6] p. ; 19 cm.)
Edition:
Full frame.
Series:
Cinema classics collection
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Subjects:
Sumner, Cid Ricketts, 1890-1970 -- Film adaptations.
African Americans -- Race identity -- Drama.
Passing (Identity) -- United States -- Drama.
Racism -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Mississippi -- Race relations -- Drama.
United States -- Race relations -- Drama.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Language:
Closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD - NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 stereo, mono; Region 1.
Summary:
Patricia 'Pinky' Johnson returns to her home in the South after studying nursing in New England. When her grandmother's boss, Miss Em, becomes ill, Pinky cares for her. Miss Em leaves her estate to her, but Pinky faces a long court battle to keep it.
Participant:
Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, Ethel Waters, William Lundigan.
Credits:
Director of photography, Joe MacDonald ; editor, Harmon Jons ; music, Alfred Newman.
Notes:
Based on the novel by Cid Ricketts Sumner.
Aspect ratio 1.33:1.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1949.
Special features: audio commentary by film historian Kenneth Geist; original theatrical trailer.
Contributor:
Kazan, Elia. , Director
Zanuck, Darryl Francis, 1902-1979 ,
Dunne, Philip, 1908-1992 , Screenwriter
Nichols, Dudley, 1895-1960 ,
Crain, Jeanne. , Actor
Barrymore, Ethel, 1879-1959. , Actor
Waters, Ethel, 1896-1977. , Actor
Lundigan, William, 1914-1975 , Actor
Newman, Alfred, 1901-1970 , Composer
Geist, Kenneth L. , Commentator
Sumner, Cid Ricketts, 1890-1970. , Author
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. , Producer
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. , Distributor
OCLC:
62746283
Publisher Number:
024543106098
2220609 20th Century Fox