Sparkle [videorecording] / Tristar Pictures presents in association with Stage 6 Films ; directed by Salim Akil ; screenplay by Mara Brock Akil ; story by Joel Schumacher and Howard Rosenman ; produced by Debra Martin Chase, T.D. Jakes and Curtis Wallace, Salim Akil and Mara Brock Akil.
- Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 
- 6 of 7 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
- 2 of 2 copies available at Salem.
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|General Note:|| Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012.
Special features: director's commentary; a tribute to Whitney Houston; A dream come true : bringing the story to the big screen.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Music, Salaam Remi ; director of photography, Anastas Michos ; editor, Terilyn A. Shropshire.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Jordin Sparks, Whitney Houston, Derek Luke, Mike Epps, Carmen Ejogo, Tika Sumpter, Omari Hardwick, Ceelo Green.
|Summary:|| Set in the 1960s, Sparkle and her two sisters form a singing group and dream of becoming stars beyond the affluent Detroit suburb where they come from, and where they are already well-known. But as the sisters become more famous, the close-knit nature of their family begins to fall apart. Features the late Whitney Houston's final screen performance.
|Target Audience Note:|| Rating: R; for language, sexual content, some drug use and brief nudity CHV rating; PG.
|System Details Note:|| DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40); Dolby Digital.
|Language Note:|| English, French or Thai dialogue; Chinese, English, French, Korean or Thai subtitles; closed-captioned; audio described.
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