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Title The help [videorecording] / Dreamworks Pictures and Reliance Entertainment present in association with Participant Media and Imagenation ; a 1492 Pictures/Harbinger Pictures production ; produced by Brunson Green, Chris Columbus, Michael Barnathan ; written for the screen and directed by Tate Taylor.

Imprint [Burbank, Calif.] : Touchstone Home Entertainment, [2011]

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Video  PN1997.2 .H457 2011    Available  ---
Description 1 DVD (146 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary Mississippi during the 1960s: Skeeter, a southern society girl, returns from college determined to become a writer, but turns her friends' lives, and a small Mississippi town, upside down when she decides to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent southern families. Aibileen, Skeeter's best friend's housekeeper, is the first to open up, to the dismay of her friends in the tight-knit black community.
System Details DVD ; widescreen presentation (1.85:1) ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English, French, and Spanish soundtracks), Dolby digital 2.0 (described video track) ; region 1.
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); video descriptions for people with visual disabilities.
Cast Bryce Dallas Howard, Cicely Tyson, Emma Stone, Jessica Chastain, Mike Vogel, Octavia Spencer, Viola Davis, Sissy Spacek, Allison Janney.
Credits Director of photography, Stephen Goldblatt ; editor, Hughes Winborne ; music, Thomas Newman.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Based on the novel by Kathryn Stockett.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material. CHV rating: PG; for mature theme, language may offend.
Note Special features: Deleted scenes ; music video by Mary J. Blige.
Subject Civil rights movements -- Drama.
African American women household employees -- Drama.
African American women -- Drama.
Housekeepers -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Nineteen sixties -- Drama.
Jackson (Miss.) -- Drama.
Stockett, Kathryn -- Film adaptations.
Genre/Form Social problem films.
Historical films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
DVD-Video discs.
DVDs for the hearing impaired.
DVDs for people with visual disabilities.
Added Author Green, Brunson.
Columbus, Chris.
Barnathan, Michael.
Taylor, Tate.
Howard, Bryce Dallas, 1981-
Tyson, Cicely.
Stone, Emma, 1988-
Chastain, Jessica.
Vogel, Mike.
Spencer, Octavia.
Davis, Viola.
Spacek, Sissy.
Janney, Allison.
Goldblatt, Stephen, 1945-
Winborne, Hughes.
Newman, Thomas, 1955-
Stockett, Kathryn. Help.
Dreamworks Pictures.
Reliance Big Entertainment.
Participant Media.
Image Nation (Firm)
1492 Pictures.
Harbinger Pictures (Firm)
Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Help (Motion picture : 2011)
Standard No. 786936814309
Music No. 106897 Touchstone Home Entertainment