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The secret life of bees

Format: DVD ©2008.
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Location  Upper St. Clair Township Library
Collection  Blu-Ray Films
Fourteen year old Lily Owens flees her cruel, angry father with her caregiver and friend, Rosaleen to a South Carolina town where she is taken in by the bee-keeping Boatwright sisters.
Additional Information
Subjects Abused teenagers -- Southern States -- Drama.
Beekeepers -- Southern States -- Drama.
African American sisters -- Southern States -- Drama.
United States -- Race relations -- Drama.
Action and adventure films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Beverly Hills, Calif. :Twenthieth Century Fox Home Entertainment,©2008.
Edition [Blu-ray] Theatrical/Extended version.
Other Titles Secret life of bees.
Contributors Lassiter, James, producer.
Pichirallo, Joe, producer.
Shuler-Donner, Lauren, producer.
Smith, Will, 1968- producer.
Prince-Bythewood, Gina, screenwriter.
Queen Latifah, 1970- actor.
Fanning, Dakota, 1994- actor.
Hudson, Jennifer, 1981- actor.
Keys, Alicia, actor.
Okonedo, Sophie., actor.
Bettany, Paul., ctor.
Kidd, Sue Monk. Secret life of bees.
Fox Searchlight Pictures.
Overbrook Entertainment (Firm)
Donners' Company (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Participants/Performers Queen Latifah, Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, Sophie Okonedo and Paul Bettany.
Other Contributors Music by Mark Isham ; edited by Terilyn Shropshire ; director of photography, Rogier Stoffers.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13 (Thematic material and some violence).
Language English
Audio in English (5.1 DTS-HD master audio) and Spanish (5.1 Dolby Digital), optional subtitles in French and Spanish; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes Title from disc.
Based on the novel by Sue Monk Kidd.
Special features: Commentary with director/screenwriter Gina Prince-Bythewood, producers Lauren Shuler Donner and Joe Pichirallo, actors Dokata Fanning and Queen Latifah; Commentary with director/screenwriter Gina Prince-Bythewood and film editor, Terilyn Shropshire; 8 deleted scenes; Adaptation: bringing The Secret Life of Bees to the screen featurette; the women and men of The Sectret Life of Bees featurette; Inside the Pink House with Sue Monk Kidd featurette; Beekeeping 101 featurette; life on the set featurette; the World Premiere featurette.
System Details This Blu-ray disc requires a Blu-ray player and will not play in standard DVD players.
Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation, AVC @ 21 MBPS; Region A; 5.1 DTS-HD master audio, 5.1 Dolby Digital; 50 GB dual layer.
Description 1 Blu-ray disc (110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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