White oleander

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: DVD 2003
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A young teenager, Astrid, journeys through a series of foster homes after her mother goes to prison for committing a crime of passion. Ingrid, the mother, tries to give her the power to survive, but all Astrid wants is to teach her mother to love.
Astrid, the daughter, is left to move from foster home to foster home after her mother, Ingrid, murders the man who broke her heart with the poison from her favorite flower, the white oleander. While Ingrid is in prison, she tries to give Astrid the power to survive but the Astrid wants to teach her mother to love."
Additional Information
Subjects Mothers and daughters -- Drama.
Children of prisoners -- Drama.
Foster mothers -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Burbank, CA :Warner Home Video,2003
Edition Widescreen version.
Other Titles White oleander.
Contributors Fitch, Janet, 1955- White oleander.
Lohman, Alison, 1979-
Wright, Robin, 1966-
Pfeiffer, Michelle, 1957-
Zellweger, Renée, 1969-
Connolly, Billy.
Fugit, Patrick, 1982-
Kosminsky, Peter.
Davis, Elliot, 1948-
Newman, Thomas, 1955-
Warner Bros. Pictures (2001-)
Pandora Film (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Participants/Performers Alison Lohman, Robin Wright Penn, Michelle Pfeiffer, Renée Zellweger, Billy Connolly, Patrick Fugit, Cole Hauser, Noah Wyle.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Elliot Davis ; editor, Chris Ridsdale ; music, Thomas Newman.
Audience Rated PG-13.
Language English
Includes English and French language tracks, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Notes DVD release of the 2002 motion picture.
Based on the novel by Janet Fitch.
Special features: feature-length commentary by director Peter Kosminsky, producer John Wells and original novel author Janet Fitch; additional scenes; 2 behind the scenes visits with cast and creators, "The journey of White oleander" and "The making of White oleander"; interactive menus; theatrical trailer; cast/director/writer highlights.
System Details DVD ; Dolby digital.
Awards Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards, 2003; KCFCC Award - Best Supporting Actress (Michelle Pfeiffer)
Description 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0790772639
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