Frankie & Alice /

by Sax, Geoffrey [film director.]; Edwards, Cheryl [screenplay.]; King, Marko [screenplay.]; Watters, Jonathan [screenplay.]; Sharpnel, Joe [screenplay.]; Waterhouse, Anna [screenplay.]; Janiger, Oscar [screenplay.]; Goldberg, Philip [screenplay.]; DeKaric, Simon [film producer.]; Cirrincione, Vincent [film producer.]; Berry, Halle [film producer,]; Zaidi, Hassain [film producer.]; Skarsgård, Stellan [actor.]; Rashad, Phylicia [actor.]; Wilson, Chandra [actor.]; Coleman, Rosalyn [actor.]; Baron, Joanne [actor.]; Markinson, Brian [actor.]; Lions Gate Films [presenter,]; CodeBlack Entertainment [presenter.]; 37 Star Media (Firm) [production company.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialDistributor: Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2014]Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 101 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 9780109579614; 0109579615.Language note: In English; English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.Title notes: $19.99 8/29/2014 (cw)BRA $19.99 8/29/2014 (cw)Other title: Frankie and Alice.Subject(s): Multiple personality -- Patients -- Drama | Dancers -- Drama | Multiple personality -- Drama | Identity (Psychology) -- Drama | DVD-Video discs | Fiction films | Feature films | Video recordings for the hearing impairedCast: Halle Berry, Stellan Skarsgard, Phylicia Rashad, Chandra Wilson, Rosalyn Coleman, Joanne Baron, Brian Markinson.Summary: Frankie is an African-American go-go dancer with dissociative identity disorder (DID). She struggles to retain her true self while fighting against two very different personalities: a seven-year-old girl named Genius, and a Southern white racist named Alice. Inspired by a remarkable true story.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

As directed by Geoffrey Sax and co-scripted by a team of writers that includes Cheryl Edwards, Marko King, Mary King, and Anna Waterhouse, this earnest psychological drama relays the real-life story of Frankie Murdoch (here portrayed by Halle Berry), a troubled young woman suffering from multiple personality disorder in early '70s Los Angeles. Phylicia Rashad and Chandra Wilson co-star. ~ Nathan Southern, Rovi

DVD, region 1, widescreen (16x9 ; 2.40:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital.

In English; English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.

Title from disc surface.

Halle Berry, Stellan Skarsgard, Phylicia Rashad, Chandra Wilson, Rosalyn Coleman, Joanne Baron, Brian Markinson.

Director of photography, Newton Thomas Sigel ; editor, David Richardson.

Originally produced as a motion picture and released at film festivals in 2010. Released on DVD and for digital download in 2014.

MPAA rating: R, some sexual content, language, and drug use.

Frankie is an African-American go-go dancer with dissociative identity disorder (DID). She struggles to retain her true self while fighting against two very different personalities: a seven-year-old girl named Genius, and a Southern white racist named Alice. Inspired by a remarkable true story.

Special features: Making Frankie & Alice, with Halle Berry.

$19.99 8/29/2014 (cw)

BRA $19.99 8/29/2014 (cw)

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