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Title Like water for chocolate [(DVD) videorecording] = Como agua para chocolate / Consejo Nacional para La Cultura y Las Artes Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografia ; Secretaria de Turismo Fondo Nacional de Fomento Al Tursmo ; Arau Films Internacional S.A. presentan ; un film de Alfonso Arau ; guion cinematografico, Laura Esquivel ; produccion y direccion, Alfonso Arau.

Publication Info. [United States] : Miramax Films, 2012.
[Burbank, Calif.] : Touchstone Home Entertainment, [2011?]
[Burbank, Calif.] : Buena Vista Home Entertainment.
[Burbank, Calif.] : Miramax Home Entertainment.
[Santa Monica, Calif.] : Lions Gate Home Entertainment.
©1992
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 95th Street Adult DVD Foreign Films  SPANISH LIK    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Foreign Films  SPANISH LIK    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  SPANISH LIKE WAT    DUE 12-02-20
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Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Physical Medium DVD DVD video 4 3/4 in.
Description DVD digital optical surround Dolby Digital 2.0 rda
DVD laser optical NTSC rda
DVD video file DVD video region 1 rda
Series Miramax award-winning collection.
System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language In Spanish or dubbed English with optional English subtitles.
Cast Marco Leonardi, Lumi Cavazos, Regina Torne, Ada Carrasco, Mario Ivan Martinez, Claudette Maille, Yareli Arizmendi, Joaquin Garrido, Pilar Aranda, Rodolfo Arias, Margarita Isabel, Farnesio de Bernal, Sandra Arau, Andres Garcia Jr., Arcelia Ramirez.
Credits Directors of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki, Steve Bernstein ; editors, Carlos Bolado, Francisco Chiu ; music, Leo Brower ; costume designer, Carlos Brown ; set designers, Emilio Mendoza, Ricardo Mendoza, Gonzalo Ceja ; production designers, Marco Antonio Arteaga, Maricio de Aguinaco, Denise Pizzini ; choreographer, Farnesio de Bernal.
Note Based on the novel by Laura Esquivel.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1992.
Audience Rating: R: for sexuality.
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.
Subject Love -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Families -- Mexico -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Cooking, Mexican -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Mexico -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
DVD-Video discs.
Spanish language materials.
Genre Romance films.
Fantasy films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Foreign language films, Spanish.
Spanish language materials.
Added Author Arau, Alfonso, film director, film producer.
Esquivel, Laura, 1950- screenwriter.
Lubezki, Emmanuel, director of photography.
Bernstein, Steven R., director of photography.
Bolado, Carlos, editor of moving image work.
Chiu, Francisco, editor of moving image work.
Brouwer, Leo, 1939- composer (expression)
Brown, Carlos, costume designer.
Bernal, Farnesio de, choreographer (expression), actor.
Leonardi, Marco, 1971- actor.
Cavazos, Lumi, 1969- actor.
Torné, Regina, actor.
Carrasco, Ada, actor.
Martínez, Mario Iván, actor.
Maille, Claudette, 1964- actor.
Arizmendi, Yareli, actor.
Garrido, Joaquín, 1952- actor.
Aranda, Pilar, actor.
Arias, Rodolfo, 1956- actor.
Isabel, Margarita, actor.
Arau, Sandra, actor.
García, Andrés, 1968- actor.
Ramírez, Arcelia, actor.
Esquivel, Laura, 1950- Como agua para chocolate.
Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (Mexico), production company.
FONATUR (Organization : Mexico), production company.
Arau Films Internacional (Firm), production company.
Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Lions Gate Home Entertainment, film distributor.
Added Title Like water for chocolate
Como agua para chocolate
Standard No. 031398137733
Music No. 017369 Touchstone Home Entertainment
30479 Touchstone Home Entertainment (disc)
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