Contributor(s): Mark, Laurence | Condon, Bill | Foxx, Jamie | Beyoncé | Murphy, Eddie | Glover, Danny | Hudson, Jennifer | Rose, Anika Noni | Robinson, Keith, singer | Krieger, Henry | Eyen, Tom. Dreamgirls | DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm) | Paramount Pictures Corporation | Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm).Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Universal City, Calif. : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, 2007Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscISBN: 1415731535; 9781415731536.Other title: Dream girls.Subject(s): Girl groups (Musical groups) -- United States -- Drama | Popular music -- United States -- Drama | African American singers -- Drama | Music trade -- United States -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films. | Musical films. | Films for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.43/72
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English track: Dolby digital 5.1; Dolby digital 2.0.
French track: Dolby digital 5.1.
Based on the original Broadway production book and lyrics by Tom Eyen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: 12 never-before-seen extended musical numbers; Beyoncé music video 'Listen'.
DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures present a Laurence Mark production ; produced by Laurence Mark ; written for the screen and directed by Bill Condon.
Director of photography, Tobias Schliessler ; edited by, Virginia Katz ; music by, Henry Krieger ; costume designer, Sharen Davis ; production designer, John Myhre.
Jamie Foxx, Beyoncé Knowles, Eddie Murphy, Danny Glover, Jennifer Hudson, Anika Noni Rose, Keith Robinson.
Three young women, Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson desire to become pop stars. They get their wish when they are picked to be backup singers for the legendary James "Thunder" Early. When they are set free for leads, Curtis Taylor and Effie's brother C.C. decide that Deena should be the lead singer, which upsets Effie. The girls discover exactly what it takes to be in the music business and what they must give up to realize their dreams.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for language, some sexuality and drug content.
With separate English and French tracks and English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Academy Awards (USA), 2007: Oscar - Best Achievement in Sound Mixing (Michael Minkler, Bob Beemer, Willie D. Burton) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Jennifer Hudson).
Golden Globes, USA, 2007: Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy ; Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Eddie Murphy) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Jennifer Hudson).