The Resource Norma Rae, 20th Century Fox ; a Martin Ritt/Rose and Asseyev production ; screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt, (videorecording)

Norma Rae, 20th Century Fox ; a Martin Ritt/Rose and Asseyev production ; screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt, (videorecording)

Label
Norma Rae
Title
Norma Rae
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; a Martin Ritt/Rose and Asseyev production ; screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Distributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Norma Rae, a poor Southern textile worker with a disreputable past, supports a Northern union organizer in a final attempt to unionize the last major non-union textile factory in the South
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1979: Actress in a leading role (Sally Field).
Cataloging source
EMU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edited by Sidney Levin ; music by David Shire ; director of photography, John A. Alonzo
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned. Language tracks in English (stereo surround and original mono) and French (mono) with optional English and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.N675 2002
PerformerNote
Sally Field, Ron Leibman, Beau Bridges, Pat Hingle, Barbara Baxley, Gail Strickland
Runtime
118
Technique
live action
Label
Norma Rae, 20th Century Fox ; a Martin Ritt/Rose and Asseyev production ; screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
Special features include: documentary "Backstory: Norma Rae" ; theatrical trailers ; scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
"In an Oscar winning performance, Sally Field is unforgettable as Norma Rae, the Southern millworker who revolutionizes a small town and discovers a power in herself she never knew she had. Under the guidance of a New York unionizer (Ron Leibman) and with increasing courage and determination, Norma Rae organizes her fellow factory workers to fight for better conditions and wages. Based on a true story, Norma Rae is the mesmerizing tale of a modern day heroine. Beau Bridges co-stars." (1979, Color, Approx. 118 min.) -- Cover Video for American Cinema class
Control code
zmeld3 b3568216
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543013747
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2001374
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Norma Rae, 20th Century Fox ; a Martin Ritt/Rose and Asseyev production ; screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
Special features include: documentary "Backstory: Norma Rae" ; theatrical trailers ; scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
"In an Oscar winning performance, Sally Field is unforgettable as Norma Rae, the Southern millworker who revolutionizes a small town and discovers a power in herself she never knew she had. Under the guidance of a New York unionizer (Ron Leibman) and with increasing courage and determination, Norma Rae organizes her fellow factory workers to fight for better conditions and wages. Based on a true story, Norma Rae is the mesmerizing tale of a modern day heroine. Beau Bridges co-stars." (1979, Color, Approx. 118 min.) -- Cover Video for American Cinema class
Control code
zmeld3 b3568216
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543013747
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2001374
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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