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The Resource High society, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters, (DVD)

High society, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters, (DVD)

Label
High society
Title
High society
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
In this musical comedy, a society wedding is being arranged in Newport, Rhode Island. The beautiful Tracy Samantha Lord is to marry George Kittredge. However, Tracy's ex-husband, the songwriter C.K. Dexter-Haven, has never stopped loving her and has hopes of winning her back. A New York scandal sheet reporter and photographer arrive to cover the wedding and complicate the tangled romances
Related
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Paul C. Vogel ; editor, Ralph E. Winters ; music and lyrics by Cole Porter ; music supervised and adapted by Johnny Green and Saul Chaplin
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • Dialogue in English (5.1 surround) with optional French (mono.) soundtrack; optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish
PerformerNote
Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Celeste Holm, John Lund, Louis Calhern, Sidney Blackmer, Louis Armstrong and his Band
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1903-1982
  • 1905-1995
  • 1911-1982
  • 1903-1977
  • 1929-1982
  • 1915-1998
  • 1917-
  • 1913-1992
  • 1895-1956
  • 1895-1973
  • 1901-1971
  • 1899-1975
  • 1891-1964
  • 1908-1989
  • 1912-1997
  • 1896-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Siegel, Sol C.
  • Patrick, John
  • Walters, Charles
  • Crosby, Bing
  • Grace
  • Sinatra, Frank
  • Holm, Celeste
  • Lund, John
  • Calhern, Louis
  • Blackmer, Sidney
  • Armstrong, Louis
  • Vogel, Paul C.
  • Winters, Ralph E
  • Porter, Cole
  • Green, Johnny
  • Chaplin, Saul
  • Barry, Philip
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Divorced women
  • Remarriage
  • Courtship
Technique
live action
Label
High society, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based on the play, The Philadelphia story by Philip Barry
  • Special features include: featurette Cole Porter in Hollywood: true love, hosted by Celeste Holm; premiere newsreel; CinemaScope cartoon Millionaire Droopy; audio-only bonus: radio ads; trailers for this and The Philadelphia Story; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn245049811
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9781419867781
Isbn Type
(Widescreen)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929005963
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)245049811
System details
DVD; dual-layer format; Dolby Digital; widescreen presentation (matted, enhanced)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
High society, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based on the play, The Philadelphia story by Philip Barry
  • Special features include: featurette Cole Porter in Hollywood: true love, hosted by Celeste Holm; premiere newsreel; CinemaScope cartoon Millionaire Droopy; audio-only bonus: radio ads; trailers for this and The Philadelphia Story; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn245049811
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9781419867781
Isbn Type
(Widescreen)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929005963
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)245049811
System details
DVD; dual-layer format; Dolby Digital; widescreen presentation (matted, enhanced)
Video recording format
DVD

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