Sparkle [videorecording] / Tristar Pictures presens in association with Stage 6 Films ; producers, Debra Martin Chase, Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil ; screenplay, Mara Brock Akil ; director, Salim Akil.
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 
Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject: Mothers and daughters Drama.
African American singers Drama.
Feature films. lcgft
Musical films. lcgft
Fiction films. lcgft
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. lcgft
Credits: Score, Salaam Remi ; cinematography, Anastas N. Michos ; editor, Terilyn A. Shropsphire.
Performers: Whitney Houston, Jordin Sparks, Derek Luke, Mike Epps, Carmen Ejogo, Tika Sumpter.
Target Audience: Rating: R; for language, sexual content, some drug use and brief nudity CHV rating; PG.
Notes: English, French or Thai dialogue; Chinese, English, French, Korean or Thai subtitles; closed-captioned.
Title from web page.
Release date: Nov. 13, 2012.
Summary: Set in the 1960s, Sparkle and her two sisters form a singing group and dream of becoming stars beyond the affluent Detroit suburb where they come from, and where they are already well-known. But as the sisters become more famous, the close-knit nature of their family begins to fall apart. Features the late Whitney Houston's final screen performance.