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Driving Miss Daisy / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Zanuck Company production ; screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck and Lily Fini Zanuck ; directed by Bruce Beresford.

Uhry, Alfred. (Added Author). Zanuck, Richard D. (Added Author). Zanuck, Lili Fini. (Added Author). Beresford, Bruce. (Added Author). Freeman, Morgan. (Added Author). Tandy, Jessica. (Added Author). Aykroyd, Dan. (Added Author). LuPone, Patti. (Added Author). Rolle, Esther. (Added Author). James, Peter, 1947- (Added Author). Warner, Mark (Mark Roy) (Added Author). Zimmer, Hans. (Added Author). Uhry, Alfred. Driving Miss Daisy. (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ) (Added Author). Zanuck Company. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd, Patti LuPone, Esther Rolle. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 25 of 27 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 27 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron DVD 1495 (Text) 75253000044340 DVD/Drama Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville DVD ADULT-F DRIVING 3513 (Text) 34706001335878 DVD Fiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola DVD (Text) 33118000162063 Adult: DVD Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville DVD 1459 DRI (Text) 76895000060679 1st Floor Audio Visual Available -
Colfax-Perry Twp PL DVD DRI (Text) 74121000083744 DVD Fiction 1st Floor Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington DVD-PG DRI (Text) 32572000528307 CVBPLC DVD Section Available -
Eckhart PL - Main DVD Driving Miss Daisy (Text) 840191002062061 Movies - Main Floor Temporarily Unavailable -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora DVD DRI (Text) 50825010717147 DVD Collection Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD FAMILY DRI (Text) 33187003905250 Digital Video Disc Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown DVD DRIVING (Text) 75342000074930 DVD Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 1419892568
  • ISBN: 9781419892561
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Based on the play of the same title by Alfred Uhry.
Special features: commentary by director Bruce Beresford, writer Alfred Uhry, and producer Lili Fini Zanuck; 3 featurettes: Miss Daisy's journey: from stage to screen, Jessica Tandy: theatre legend to screen star, and 1989 making-of; theatrical trailer; cast/crew film highlights; awards notes.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Peter James; editor, Mark Warner; music, Hans Zimmer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd, Patti LuPone, Esther Rolle.
Summary, etc.:
Set in Atlanta in the 1950's, a textile factory owner insists on hiring an ever-patient chauffeur for his aging head-strong mother. The Jewish woman and her African American driver eventually build a relationship over many years.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; dual-layer format; widescreen; Dolby Digital, Dolby surround stereo (English and French), Dolby mono (Spanish).
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue; French, Spanish or English subtitles.
Awards Note:
Academy Award, 1989 : Best picture and 3 others
Oscar winner, 1989
Subject: Jewish women > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
Older women > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
Chauffeurs > Drama.
African American men > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
Mothers and sons > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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