Coverart for item
The Resource Sparkle, director: Salim Akil ; producer: Debra Martin Chase, Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil, (blu-ray)

Sparkle, director: Salim Akil ; producer: Debra Martin Chase, Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil, (blu-ray)

Label
Sparkle
Title
Sparkle
Statement of responsibility
director: Salim Akil ; producer: Debra Martin Chase, Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • tha
  • fre
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
Set in the 1960s, Sparkle and her two sisters form a singing group and dream of becoming stars beyond the affluent Detroit suburb where they come from, and where they are already well-known. But as the sisters become more famous, the close-knit nature of their family begins to fall apart. Features the late Whitney Houston's final screen performance
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Salaam Remi ; director of photography, Anastas Michos ; editor, Terilyn A. Shropshire
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: PG-13, for mature thematic content involving domestic abuse and drug material and for some violence, language and smoking
Language note
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing ; described video for the blind
  • English, French or Thai dialogue; English, French, Korean, Chinese or Thai subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S63 2012
PerformerNote
Whitney Houston, Mike Epps, Derek Luke, Jordin Sparks, Carmen Ejogo, Tika Sumpter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1974-
  • 1964-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Houston, Whitney
  • Epps, Mike
  • Luke, Derek
  • Sparks, Jordin
  • Ejogo, Carmen
  • Sumpter, Tika
  • Akil, Salim
  • Chase, Debra Martin
  • Akil, Mara Brock
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • African American singers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sparkle, director: Salim Akil ; producer: Debra Martin Chase, Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil, (blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: commentary; tribute to Whitney Houston; featurettes; music video; extended scenes
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
  • zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
  • zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn813846868
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MUSICAL 791.437 SPARKLE ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; DVS ; [B14MB049, #65, 5@19.99, LAP/CSS]
Other control number
043396408074
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
40807
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 813846868
  • (OCoLC)813846868
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 5.1; requires Blu-ray player
  • Blu-ray disc for use only with Blu-ray disc players, Blu-ray disc computer drives and Playstation 3 game consoles
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Sparkle, director: Salim Akil ; producer: Debra Martin Chase, Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil, (blu-ray)
Publication
Note
Special features: commentary; tribute to Whitney Houston; featurettes; music video; extended scenes
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
  • zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
  • zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn813846868
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MUSICAL 791.437 SPARKLE ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; DVS ; [B14MB049, #65, 5@19.99, LAP/CSS]
Other control number
043396408074
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
40807
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 813846868
  • (OCoLC)813846868
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 5.1; requires Blu-ray player
  • Blu-ray disc for use only with Blu-ray disc players, Blu-ray disc computer drives and Playstation 3 game consoles
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

Library Locations

    • Buckner BranchBorrow it
      19 E. Jefferson St., Buckner, MO, 64016 , US
      39.13505 -94.19764
    • Excelsior Springs BranchBorrow it
      1460 Kearney Road, Excelsior Springs, MO, 64024 , US
      39.340407 -94.244355
    • Lee's Summit BranchBorrow it
      150 NW Oldham Pkwy., Lee's Summit, MO, 64081 , US
      38.915628 -94.400799
    • North Oak BranchBorrow it
      8700 N. Oak Street Tfwy., Kansas City, MO, 64155 , US
      39.251581 -94.576666
    • Riverside BranchBorrow it
      2700 N.W. Vivion Road, Riverside, MO, 64150, US
      39.178749 -94.612022
Processing Feedback ...