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Like Water for Chocolate [DVD]

Romantic fantasy set in early 20th century Mexico about a young couple, Tita and Pedro, blocked from marrying by a family tradition strictly enforced by Tita's cold and selfish mother. To be near his love the young man marries her sister, while Tita, as the family cook, expresses her passion for him through her cooking.

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2011


Format: DVD
Summary: Romantic fantasy set in early 20th century Mexico about a young couple, Tita and Pedro, blocked from marrying by a family tradition strictly enforced by Tita's cold and selfish mother. To be near his love the young man marries her sister, while Tita, as the family cook, expresses her passion for him through her cooking.
Title: Like water for chocolate [DVD] / The National Council for the Arts and Culture ... [et al.] ; Arau Films International presents; screenplay Laura Esquivel ; produced and directed by Alfonso Arau.
Publisher Date: [United States] : Touchstone Home Entertainment ; Burbank, Calif. : [distributed by] Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2011?]
Subject: Love -- Drama Families -- Mexico -- Drama. Cooking, Mexican -- Drama. Mexico -- Drama.
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 791.43 Lik
Oclc: 761722190
Upc: 031398137733
Bib Id: 430949

Format: DVD
Summary: Romantic fantasy set in early 20th century Mexico about a young couple, Tita and Pedro, blocked from marrying by a family tradition strictly enforced by Tita's cold and selfish mother. To be near his love the young man marries her sister, while Tita, as the family cook, expresses her passion for him through her cooking.
Title: Like water for chocolate [DVD] / The National Council for the Arts and Culture ... [et al.] ; Arau Films International presents; screenplay Laura Esquivel ; produced and directed by Alfonso Arau.
Edition: Widescreen ed.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : Touchstone Home Entertainment ; Burbank, Calif. : [distributed by] Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2011?]
Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: Rating: R; for sexuality.
Series: Miramax Films award-winning collection
Series: Miramax award-winning collection
Subjects: Love -- Drama
Subjects: Families -- Mexico -- Drama.
Subjects: Cooking, Mexican -- Drama.
Subjects: Mexico -- Drama.
Genre: Romance films
Genre: Fantasy films
Genre: Film adaptations
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Fiction films
Genre: Spanish language films.
Other Author: Arau, Alfonso
Other Author: Esquivel, Laura, 1950-
Other Author: Leonardi, Marco, 1971-
Other Author: Cavazos, Lumi, 1969-
Other Author: Torné, Regina
Other Author: Carrasco, Ada.
Other Author: Martínez, Mario Iván.
Other Author: Maille, Claudette, 1964-
Other Author: Arizmendi, Yareli
Other Author: Ramírez, Arcelia.
Other Author: Esquivel, Laura, 1950- Como agua para chocolate.
Other Author: Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (Mexico)
Other Author: Arau Films Internacional (Firm)
Other Author: Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
Other Author: Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Other Title: Original title: Como agua para chocolate [DVD]
Notes: Based on the novel by Laura Esquivel.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1992.
Notes: Directors of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki, Steve Bernstein ; editors, Carlos Bolado, Francisco Chiu ; choreography, Farnesio de Bernal ; music, Leo Brower.
Notes: Marco Leonardi, Lumi Cavazos, Regina Torne, Ada Carrasco, Mario Ivan Martinez, Claudette Maille, Yareli Arizmendi, Arcelia Ramirez.
Notes: DVD; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Notes: In Spanish or dubbed English with optional English subtitles.
Publisher Number: 017369
Publisher Number: 30479
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Medium: [DVD]
Call Number: 791.43 Lik