The Resource The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD)

The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD)

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The secret life of bees
Title
The secret life of bees
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand in mother for Lilly. Rosaleen insults some of the biggest racists in their town. Lily and Rosaleen run away to a town Lily believes that her mother once lived in. They go to live with the three Boatwright sisters on their honey farm. She finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
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videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Rogier Stoffers ; editor, Terilyn A. Shropshire ; music, Mark Isham
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.6
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material and some violence
Language note
  • English or Spanish dialogue; English, French, or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Queen Latifah, Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, Sophie Okonedo
Runtime
110
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD)
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The secret life of bees, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Overbrook Entertainment and Donners' Company production ; produced by James Lassiter, Ewan Leslie, Joe Pichirallo, Lauren Shuler Donner, Will Smith ; screenplay by Gina Prince-Bythewood ; directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Includes theatrical version, director's extended cut, deleted scenes, featurettes, and commentaries
  • Title from container
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Color
multicolored
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quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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4 3/4 in.
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Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD)(110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543556329
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sd., col.
Publisher number
TWT2255632D
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sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English; Dolby digital surround in Spanish; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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