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  • Published: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, c2001.
  • Year Published: 2001
  • Description: 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sd., col. with b&w segments ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Language: English
  • Format: DVD
  • Rated: PG

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  • 0792851285 :
  • 027616860477

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The purple rose of Cairo

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Call number: DVD Fantasy Purple

Available Copies: Downtown 1st Floor

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Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.

Jeff Daniels, Mia Farrow, Danny Aiello.

Cecilia is a poor waitress in a dumpy New Jersey diner who goes to movies to escape the realities of the Depression Era life. Her favorite is "The purple rose of Cairo." When the leading man Tom Baxter decides to be with Cecilia, confusion abounds.

DVD, Dolby mono; widescreen.

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Good movie

I really enjoyed this film. The concept of a movie character walking off the screen was new, fun and thought provoking.



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