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The Resource The Philadelphia story, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents

The Philadelphia story, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents

Label
The Philadelphia story
Title
The Philadelphia story
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage
Awards note
  • Academy Award, 1941: Best actor (Stewart); Best writing, screenplay
  • National Film Registry selection, 1995.
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; directed by George Cukor ; screenplay by Donald Ogden Stewart ; director of photography, Joseph Ruttenberg ; editor, Frank Sullivan ; music, Franz Waxman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English ; subtitled in English, French, and Spanish; closed captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
P45 2000
PerformerNote
Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart, Ruth Hussey, John Howard, Roland Young, John Halliday, Mary Nash, Virginia Weidler
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1983
  • 1906-1967
  • 1904-1986
  • 1907-2003
  • 1908-1997
  • 1911-2005
  • 1913-1995
  • 1887-1953
  • 1880-1947
  • 1885-1976
  • 1926-1968
  • 1896-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cukor, George
  • Waxman, Franz
  • Grant, Cary
  • Hepburn, Katharine
  • Stewart, James
  • Hussey, Ruth
  • Howard, John
  • Young, Roland
  • Halliday, John
  • Nash, Mary
  • Weidler, Virginia
  • Mankiewicz, Joseph L
  • Barry, Philip
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barry, Philip
  • Barry, Philip
  • Self-acceptance
  • Brides
  • Marriage
  • Feature films
  • Comedy films
  • Drama films
  • Film adaptations
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Philadelphia story, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/028/000000000010028210.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Philip Barry entitled: Philadelphia story
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: commentary by historian Jeanine Basinger ; George Cukor movie trailer gallery, scene access
Color
black and white
Control code
ocm44934670
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version
Extent
1 DVD (112 min.)
Isbn
9780780664180
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515205818
  • 883929152544
Other physical details
black and white.
Publisher number
  • 3000033403
  • 65017
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44934670
System details
DVD ; region 1, standard version, dual layer, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Philadelphia story, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/028/000000000010028210.gif
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Philip Barry entitled: Philadelphia story
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1940
  • Special features: commentary by historian Jeanine Basinger ; George Cukor movie trailer gallery, scene access
Color
black and white
Control code
ocm44934670
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version
Extent
1 DVD (112 min.)
Isbn
9780780664180
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515205818
  • 883929152544
Other physical details
black and white.
Publisher number
  • 3000033403
  • 65017
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44934670
System details
DVD ; region 1, standard version, dual layer, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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