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My beautiful laundrette [videorecording] / Channel 4 Films ; SAF Productions ; Working Title Films
DVDs DVDs | MGM Home Entertainment | c2003 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD M COMEDY)
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Imprint
Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, c2003.
Edition
Widescreen version.
Descript
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital mono.
Note
In English, with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish.
Closed-captioned.
Cast
Saeed Jaffrey, Roshan Seth, Daniel Day Lewis, Gordon Warnecke, Derrick Branche, Shirley Anne Field.
Credits
Writer, Hanif Kureishi ; producers, Sarah Radclyffe and Tim Bevan ; director, Stephen Frears ; photography, Oliver Stapleton ; film editing, Mick Andsley ; music, Ludus Tonalis.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Based on the story by Hanif Kureishi.
Audience
MPAA rating: R.
Summary
Set in the Pakistani community in south London, the film focuses on two youths-- Johnny, a working-class white, and Omar, a Pakistani. Together they operate a laundrette, which Omar inherits from his uncle. While Johnny looks upon the laundrette as a life line on which to salvage his self-respect, Omar sees it as just the beginning step on the road to riches.
Note
Special features: original theatrical trailer.
Local Note
MW, 2-06
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ISBN
0792855795
ISBN/ISSN
027616869326
Music #
1002734 MGM Home Entertainment
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