Dreamgirls
(DVD)

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Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen [ed.]
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
097363478249

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Based on the original Broadway production book and lyrics by Tom Eyen.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
General Note
Special features: 12 never-before-seen extended musical numbers; Beyoncé music video "Listen."
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Tobias Schliessler ; edited by, Virginia Katz ; music by, Henry Krieger ; costume designer, Sharen Davis ; production designer, John Myhre.
Participants/Performers
Jamie Foxx, Beyoncé Knowles, Eddie Murphy, Danny Glover, Jennifer Hudson, Anika Noni Rose, Keith Robinson.
Description
Three young women, Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson desire to become pop stars. They get their wish when they are picked to be backup singers for the legendary James "Thunder" Early. When they are set free for leads, Curtis Taylor and Effie's brother C.C. decide that Deena should be the lead singer, which upsets Effie. The girls discover exactly what it takes to be in the music business and what they must give up to realize their dreams.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for langauge, some sexuality and drug content.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Language
English (Dolby 5.1, Dolby 2.0) or French (Dolby 5.1) dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards
Academy Awards (USA), 2007: Oscar - Best Achievement in Sound Mixing (Michael Minkler, Bob Beemer, Willie D. Burton) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Jennifer Hudson)
Awards
Golden Globes, USA, 2007: Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy ; Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Eddie Murphy) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Jennifer Hudson)

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Mark, L., Condon, B., Foxx, J., Beyoncé., Murphy, E., Glover, D., Hudson, J., Rose, A. N., Robinson, K., Krieger, H., & Eyen, T. (2007). Dreamgirls (Widescreen [ed.]). DreamWorks Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Laurence. Mark et al.. 2007. Dreamgirls. Universal City, Calif.: DreamWorks Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Laurence. Mark et al.. Dreamgirls Universal City, Calif.: DreamWorks Home Entertainment, 2007.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Mark, Laurence., et al. Dreamgirls Widescreen [ed.], DreamWorks Home Entertainment, 2007.

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