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EAN-130000799109229   EAN-13 barcode 0000799109229
UPC-A000799109229   UPC-A barcode 000799109229
Product NameThe Women of Brewster Place
LanguageEnglish
CategoryElectronics / Photography: A/V Media: Movie / TV
Short DescriptionDVD
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ B0000560W1
Price New8.25 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used2.01 US Dollars    (curriencies)
IMDbIMDb Link
Run Time200 minutes
CastOprah Winfrey, Mary Alice, Olivia Cole, Robin Givens
DirectorN/A
GenreDRAMA
Run Time180 minutes
Width5.25 inches    (convert)
Height0.5 inches    (convert)
Length7.25 inches    (convert)
Weight35 hundredths pounds    (convert)
BindingDvd
Release Year1989
FormatColor, HiFi Sound, NTSC
Run Time180 minutes
Long DescriptionBased on the novel by Gloria Naylor, which deals with several strong-willed women who live in a rundown housing project on Brewster Place in an unidentified eastern city; across three decades, they struggle against poverty, bigotry, and weak, troublesome men.
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