The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club

DVD - 200-?
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Follows the story of four lifelong friends, whose lives are filled with joy and heartbreak, and shows how their experiences have affected the hopes and dreams they hold for each of their children.
Publisher: [Hollywood, Calif.?] : Hollywood Pictures Home Video ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Video, [200-?]
ISBN: 9780788836039
078883603X
Branch Call Number: DVD DRAMA JOY
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 139 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

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libtechlady
Mar 14, 2017

Beautifully shot and acted movie. The book by Amy Tan is excellent and the movie reflects that well. I cry at the end every time.

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alicat1
Mar 14, 2017

While the movie cannot possibly mirror the vivid detail
of print literature, it still wonderfully weaves the many stories and
generations.

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clarap
Dec 06, 2016

Loved this movie, but towards the end the movie disc was perhaps was scratched, so it would not continue to the end. Good movie.

amarofromjuanadiaz Apr 17, 2013

Loved this movie. :)

From beginning to end, it was beautiful.

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SCL_WorldLanguages
Jan 02, 2013

The life histories of four Asian women and their daughters reflect and guide each other.

Overrall, the movie is great. But some of the parts in the book are cut off, I prefer to read the book more.

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a_g_obaidi
Feb 22, 2011

The Joy Luck Club is a movie that I very unexpectedly came across and that I had no expectations for, and one that very powerfully moved me, and impacted my life in a profound way. It is very open about the pervasivness of tragedy throughout life, and yet shows that people can survive life and overcome the most painful of pasts.

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bg2
Dec 14, 2010

A tear-jerker but one of my all-time favorite movies!

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ssmerlin
Sep 13, 2010

Excellent story. Loved the movie. 2 thumbs up.

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