|aThe Joy Luck Club|h[videorecording] /|cHollywood Pictures ; an Oliver Stone Production; directed by Wayne Wang ; produced by Wayne Wang ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Amy Tan and Ronald Bass.
|a[California] :|bHollywood Pictures Home Video,|c[2000?]
|a1 videodiscs (139 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aIn English with Chinese subtitles.
|aBased on the novel by Amy Tan.
|aOriginally produced as a motion picture in 1993.
|aMusic by Rachel Portman ; director of photography, Amir Makuri ; edited by Maysie Hay.
|aTsai Chin, Kieu Chinh, Lisa Lu, France Nuyen, Rosalind Chao, Ming-Na.
|aJuxtaposes scenes from the lives of four Chinese women in pre-1949 China and the lives of their American-born daughters to show how the mothers' experiences in China and as immigrants in the United States shaped their dreams for their daughters' lives.