Splendor in the grass

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Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, ©2009.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
883929062454, 883929009862, 888574407520


General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.
General Note
Also issued as part of the box set: Natalie Wood collection.
General Note
Special features: "Beep prepared" Oscar nominated cartoon; Theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Boris Kaufman ; music composed and conducted by David Amram ; associate producers, William Inge, Charles H. Maguire ; film editor, Gene Milford ; production designer, Richard Sylbert ; costume designer, Anna Hill Johnstone ; sound, Edward Johnstone, Richard Vorisek ; assistant director, Don Kranze ; set decorator, Gene Callahan ; choreographer, George Tapps.
Natalie Wood, Pat Hingle, Audrey Christie, Barbara Loden, Zohra Lampert, Warren Beatty, Fred Stewart, Joanna Roos, John McGovern, Jan Norris, Martine Bartlett, Gary Lockwood, Sandy Dennis, Crystal Field, Marla Adams, Lynn Loring, Phyllis Diller, Sean Garrison.
Deanie is a beautiful and sensitive teenager who would do whatever her mother and her 1928 Kansas hometown find proper. Her boyfriend, Bud, has intense desires for Deanie and the two are very much in love. But, sexual pressures in society creates a rift in their relationship. She restrains herself while Bud acts on them, but with another girl. Bud's actions drive Deanie to madness. She is committed into an institution while Bud reluctantly obeys his father and enrolls in Yale. The stock market crash of '29 hits and changes the lives of both their families. Together they learn the harsh lesson of love and life.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital mono. ; dual-layer.
In English with optional English SDH or French subtitles.
Academy Award for best story and screenplay written directly for the screen, 1961.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Kazan, E., Inge, W., Wood, N., Hingle, P., Christie, A., Loden, B., Lampert, Z., Beatty, W., Stewart, F., Roos, J., McGovern, J., Norris, J., Bartlett, M., Lockwood, G., Dennis, S., Field, C., Adams, M., Loring, L., Diller, P., Garrison, S., Kaufman, B., Amram, D., Maguire, C. H., Milford, G., Sylbert, R., Johnstone, A. H., Johnstone, E., Vorisek, D., Callahan, G., & Tapps, G. (2009). Splendor in the grass (Widescreen version.). Distributed by Warner Home Video.

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

Elia. Kazan et al.. 2009. Splendor in the Grass. Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video.

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

Elia. Kazan et al.. Splendor in the Grass Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Kazan, Elia., et al. Splendor in the Grass Widescreen version., Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2009.

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