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The Resource Like water for chocolate, The National Council for the Arts and Culture ... [et al.] ; Arau Films International presents; screenplay Laura Esquivel ; produced and directed by Alfonso Arau, (videorecording)

Like water for chocolate, The National Council for the Arts and Culture ... [et al.] ; Arau Films International presents; screenplay Laura Esquivel ; produced and directed by Alfonso Arau, (videorecording)

Label
Like water for chocolate
Title
Like water for chocolate
Statement of responsibility
The National Council for the Arts and Culture ... [et al.] ; Arau Films International presents; screenplay Laura Esquivel ; produced and directed by Alfonso Arau
Title variation
Como agua para chocolate
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
Summary
Romantic fantasy set in early 20th century Mexico about a young couple, Tita and Pedro, blocked from marrying by a family tradition strictly enforced by Tita's cold and selfish mother. To be near his love the young man marries her sister, while Tita, as the family cook, expresses her passion for him through her cooking
Member of
Cataloging source
MTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki, Steve Bernstein ; editors, Carlos Bolado, Francisco Chiu ; choreography, Farnesio de Bernal ; music, Leo Brower
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for sexuality
Language note
In Spanish or dubbed English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.L55 2011
PerformerNote
Marco Leonardi, Lumi Cavazos, Regina Torne, Ada Carrasco, Mario Ivan Martinez, Claudette Maille, Yareli Arizmendi, Arcelia Ramirez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1971-
  • 1969-
  • 1964-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arau, Alfonso
  • Esquivel, Laura
  • Leonardi, Marco
  • Cavazos, Lumi
  • Torné, Regina
  • Carrasco, Ada
  • Martínez, Mario Iván
  • Maille, Claudette
  • Arizmendi, Yareli
  • Ramírez, Arcelia
  • Esquivel, Laura
  • Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (Mexico)
  • Arau Films Internacional (Firm)
  • Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
105
Series statement
Miramax Films award-winning collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Love
  • Families
  • Cooking, Mexican
  • Mexico
Technique
live action
Label
Like water for chocolate, The National Council for the Arts and Culture ... [et al.] ; Arau Films International presents; screenplay Laura Esquivel ; produced and directed by Alfonso Arau, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Laura Esquivel
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780788816826
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 031398137733
  • 717951002730
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 017369
  • 30479
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn761722190
  • (OCoLC)761722190
System details
DVD; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Like water for chocolate, The National Council for the Arts and Culture ... [et al.] ; Arau Films International presents; screenplay Laura Esquivel ; produced and directed by Alfonso Arau, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Laura Esquivel
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780788816826
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 031398137733
  • 717951002730
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 017369
  • 30479
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn761722190
  • (OCoLC)761722190
System details
DVD; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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