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The burning bed / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Carol Schreder ; teleplay by Rose Leiman Goldemberg ; directed by Robert Greenwald. Director of photography, Isidore Mankofsky ; editor, Michael A. Stevenson, Richard W. Fetterman ; music, Charles Gross.

Fawcett, Farrah, 1947-2009 (Added Author). Le Mat, Paul. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria DVD 5838 (Text) 37521530592809 AMPL Adult DVD Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD DRAMA BUR (Text) 34304000186797 Adult - DVD Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC BUR (Text) 37500003409303 Movies Available -
Oxford PL - Oxford DVD BUR (Text) 34045000375118 DVD Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792861787
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM DVD : MGM Home Entertainment, ;, 2004, 1984.

Content descriptions

General Note: English; English or Spanish dialogue with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired. DVD format, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital Mono. Based on the book by Faith McNulty./ Videodisc release of a 1984 made-for-television motion picture./ Participants: Farrah Fawcett, Paul Le Mat, Richard Masur, Grace Zabriskie, Penelope Milford, Crista Denton, James Callahan, Gary Grubbs./ Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary, etc.: This film is based on the true story of Francine Hughes, a battered housewife who was prosecuted in 1977 for dousing her abusive husband with gasoline and setting him on fire as he slept.
Subject: Wife abuse > Michigan > Drama.
Marital violence > Michigan > Drama.
Abused wives > Michigan > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Hughes, Francine, 1947- > Drama.
Genre: Biographical films.
Made-for-TV movies.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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