The Resource Norma Rae, screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, (videorecording)

Norma Rae, screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, (videorecording)

Label
Norma Rae
Title
Norma Rae
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engspa
  • eng
Summary
Norma Rae, a textile worker in a small Southern town, discovers that she has a social conscience when a labor organizer arrives at her mill to establish a union
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role (Field), 1979
Cataloging source
LVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John A. Alonzo ; edited by Sidney Levin ; music, David Shire
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
In English; with optional English or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Sally Field, Ron Leibman, Beau Bridges, Pat Hingle, Barbara Baxley, Gail Strickland
Series statement
Award series
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Norma Rae, screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features (27 min.): "Backstory : 'Norma Rae'" featurette (24 min.); original theatrical trailer (3 min.)
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
46804158
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen format 2.35:1.
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 control number
(OCoLC)46804158
System details
DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital stereo. surround in English, Dolby digital mono. in English or French
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Norma Rae, screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features (27 min.): "Backstory : 'Norma Rae'" featurette (24 min.); original theatrical trailer (3 min.)
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
46804158
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen format 2.35:1.
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 control number
(OCoLC)46804158
System details
DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital stereo. surround in English, Dolby digital mono. in English or French
Video recording format
DVD

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