Santa Monica, Calif. : Lions Gate Entertainment, 
1 videodisc (134 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2.0.
In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Janet Jackson, Loretta Devine, Kimberly Elise, Thandie Newton, Anka Noni Rose, Tessa Thompson, Kerry Washington, Whoopi Goldberg.
Producers, Roger M. Bobb and Paul Hall ; writer/producer/director, Tyler Perry.
MPAA rating: R; for some disturbing violence including a rape, sexual content and language.
A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world.
Special features: Span of the rainbow documentary ; prism of poems ; transformation: movie magic ; living portraits ;music for Colored girls.
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