The burning plain
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 8 Libraries 8 of 9 copies|
SummarySylvia is a beautiful restaurant manager whose cool, professional demeanor masks the sexually charged storm within. When a stranger from Mexico confronts her with her mysterious past, Sylvia is launched into a journey through space and time that inextricably connects her to these disparate characters, all of whom are grappling with their own romantic destinies. Gina is a housewife trapped in a loveless marriage who finds solace and passion in an illicit affair. Mariana is a young woman coping with the death of her mother, who falls in love with a young man her father despises. Though separated by time and distance, these women find their lives linked by the forces of love and fate.
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|Publisher|| Los Angeles, CA :Magnolia Home Entertainment,2009
Parkes, Walter F.
Arriaga Jordán, Guillermo, 1958-
Basinger, Kim, 1953-
Corbett, John, 1961-
Almeida, Joaquim de, 1957-
Pino, Danny, 1974-
Rodriguez-Lopez, Omar A. (Omar Alfredo), 1975-
Magnolia Pictures (Firm)
2929 Productions (Firm)
Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Charlize Theron, Kim Basinger, John Corbett, Joaquim de Almeida, Danny Pino.
Director of photography, Robert Elswit ; editor, Craig Wood ; music, Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Hans Zimmer ; music supervisor, Dana Sano, Annette Fradera ; costume designer, Cindy Evans ; casting, Debra Zane ; production design, Dan Leigh.
MPAA rating: R; for sexuality, nudity and language.
English dialogue, with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.