Little Women [videorecording] / by Alcott, Louisa May,1832-1888.Little women.; Alvarado, Trini.; Armstrong, Gillian,1950-; Byrne, Gabriel,1950-; COLUMBIA PICTURES.; COLUMBIA TRISTAR HOME VIDEO (FIRM); DINOVI, DENISE.; Dunst, Kirsten,1982-; MATHIS, SAMANTHA.; Newman, Thomas,1955-; Ryder, Winona,1971-; Sarandon, Susan,1946-; SWICORD, ROBIN.;
Cast: Winona Ryder, Susan Sarandon, Gabriel Byrne, Trini Alvarado, Samantha Mathis, Kirsten Dunst, Claire Danes.Story about the March family of four daughters and a strong mother (Sarandon) who, because her husband is away serving in the Army during the Civil War, must raise her "little women" on her own. The daughters include: spirited Jo (Ryder) who longs for a career as a writer; beautiful and conservative older sister Meg (Alvarado); fragile Beth (Danes); and the romantic Amy (Dunst/Mathis). Through the years, as they become women, the sisters share their most cherished and painful moments of self-discovery as their mother's pride and strength guide them through questions of independence, romance and virtue.Director of photography, Geoffrey Simpson ; production design, Jan Roelfs ; editor, Nicholas Beauman ; music, Thomas Newman.
Subjects: Sisters; Feature films.; Video recordings for the hearing impaired.; Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888.; Family; Massachusetts.; Maturation (Psychology); Mothers and daughters; Young women;
© c2000., Columbia TriStar Home Video,
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