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Title Dreamgirls [videorecording] / [DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Laurence Mark production, a Bill Condon film ; produced by Laurence Mark ; written for the screen and directed by Bill Condon].

Publication Info. Universal City, Calif. : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, [2007]


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-3 1 Request this Volume
Edition Widescreen.
Description 3 videodiscs (approximately 376 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., surround, NTSC.
Cast Jamie Foxx, Beyoncé Knowles, Eddie Murphy, Danny Glover, Anika Noni Rose, Keith Robinson, Jennifer Hudson.
Credits Director of photography, Tobias Schliessler ; editor, Virginia Katz ; music, Henry Krieger ; costume designer, Sharen Davis ; production designer, John Myhre.
Note Based on the original Broadway production book and lyrics by Tom Eyen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
"3-disc exclusive engagement"--Container.
Terms Of Use This DVD is copy-protected.
Language English (Dolby 5.1, Dolby 2.0) or dubbed French (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for language, some sexuality and drug content. Special features not rated.
Summary Three young women, Deena Jones, Effie White, and Lorrell Robinson, desire to become pop stars. They get their wish when they are picked to be backup singers for the legendary James "Thunder" Early. When they are set free for leads, Curtis Taylor and Effie's brother C.C. decide that Deena should be the lead singer, which upsets Effie. The girls discover exactly what it takes to be in the music business and what they must give up to realize their dreams.
Note Special features: Disc One (Feature Film): 12 never-before-seen extended musical numbers; music video "Listen" by Beyoncé Knowles. Disc Two (Special features): Go behind the scenes with the full-length documentary "Building the Dream"; original auditions and screen tests; previsualization sequences; image gallery; additional featurettes including "Dream Logic" and "Dressing the Dreams" and more. Disc Three (Exclusive Target special features): Jennifer Hudson premiere interview; MTV, Making the video "Listen"; "One Night Only" dance mix video; 8 mini featurettes.
Awards Academy Awards (USA), 2007: Oscar - Best Achievement in Sound Mixing (Michael Minkler, Bob Beemer, Willie D. Burton) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Jennifer Hudson)
Golden Globes, USA, 2007: Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy ; Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Eddie Murphy) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Jennifer Hudson)
Subject Girl groups (Musical groups) -- United States -- Drama.
Popular music -- United States -- Drama.
African American singers -- Drama.
Music trade -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Mark, Laurence.
Condon, Bill, 1955-
Foxx, Jamie.
Beyoncé, 1981-
Murphy, Eddie, 1961-
Glover, Danny.
Rose, Anika Noni, 1972-
Robinson, Keith, singer.
Hudson, Jennifer, 1981-
Krieger, Henry.
Eyen, Tom. Dreamgirls.
Dreamworks Pictures.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1415733155
Music No. 790197 DreamWorks Home Entertainment

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