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Silver screen icons, Cary Grant, Warner Bros. Pictures

Label
Silver screen icons, Cary Grant
Title
Silver screen icons
Title part
Cary Grant
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures
Title variation
Cary Grant
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Mr. Blandings builds his dream house: A Manhattan couple decides to leave their high-rise apartment and build a house in rural Connecticut
  • My favorite wife: After being stranded on an island with a handsome man for seven years, a lady explorer returns home only to find herself pronounced legally dead and her husband about to remarry
  • Night and day: An exploration of the life and times of Cole Porter
  • The bachelor and the bobby-soxer: Through no fault of his own, artist and lady's man Richard Nugent finds a love-besotted teenage girl curled on his sofa. Through no fault of his own, the teen's sister is a judge who "sentences" thunderstruck Richard to date the girl until her schoolgirl crush wanes
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1948: Best Writing, Original Screenplay (The bachelor and the bobby-soxer).
Cataloging source
UOK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Mr. Blandings builds his dream house: Director of photography, James Wong Howe ; art directors, Albert S. D'Agostino, Carroll Clark ; music by Leigh Harline ; film editor, Harry Marker
  • My favorite wife: Musical score by Roy Webb ; director of photography, Rudolph Maté ; edited by Robert Wise ; art director, Van Nest Polglase ; gowns by Howard Greer
  • Night and day: Production numbers orchestrated by Ray Heindorf ; additional music composed and adapted by Max Steiner ; dance numbers created and directed by LeRoy Prinz ; directors of photography, Peverell Marley, William V. Skall ; film editor, David Weisbart ; art director, John Hughes ; dance costumes designed by Travilla
  • The bachelor and the bobby-soxer: Music by Leigh Harline ; directors of photography, Robert deGrasse, Nicholas Musuraca ; film editor, Frederic Knudtson ; art directors, Albert S. D'Agostino, Carroll Clark ; gowns by Edward Stevenson
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned. (Container erroneously lists French subtitles as well, but they are not present on the discs.)
PerformerNote
  • Mr. Blandings builds his dream house: Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Melvyn Douglas, Reginald Denny, Sharyn Moffett, Connie Marshall, Louise Beavers, Ian Wolfe, Jason Robards, Lex Barker
  • My favorite wife: Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, Randolph Scott, Gail Patrick
  • Night and day: Cary Grant, Alexis Smith, Monty Woolley, Ginny Simms, Jane Wyman, Eve Arden, Alan Hale, Dorothy Malone, Selena Royle, Henry Stephenson, Sig Ruman, Mary Martin
  • The bachelor and the bobby-soxer: Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Shirley Temple, Rudy Vallee, Ray Collins, Harry Davenport, Johnny Sands, Don Beddoe, Veda Ann Borg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1987
  • 1888-1962
  • 1898-1990
  • 1913-1988
  • 1904-1986
  • 1899-1971
  • 1911-1972
  • 1912-1999
  • 1905-1993
  • 1901-1969
  • 1911-1980
  • 1904-1977
  • 1906-1953
  • 1898-1987
  • 1921-1993
  • 1899-1990
  • 1899-1971
  • 1928-2014
  • 1908-1987
  • 1888-1963
  • 1917-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bowers, William
  • Curtiz, Michael
  • Douglas, Melvyn
  • Dunne, Irene
  • Frank, Melvin
  • Grant, Cary
  • Hodgins, Eric
  • Hoffman, Charles
  • Kanin, Garson
  • Loy, Myrna
  • McCarey, Leo
  • Moffitt, John C.
  • Panama, Norman
  • Patrick, Gail
  • Potter, H. C.
  • Reis, Irving
  • Scott, Randolph
  • Sheldon, Sidney
  • Simms, Ginny
  • Smith, Alexis
  • Spewack, Bella Cohen
  • Spewack, Samuel
  • Temple, Shirley
  • Townsend, Leo
  • Woolley, Monty
  • Wyman, Jane
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Selznick International Pictures
  • Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Runtime
405
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Porter, Cole
  • Families
  • Homeowners
  • Honeymoons
  • Husband and wife
  • Shipwreck survival
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Silver screen icons, Cary Grant, Warner Bros. Pictures
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Mr. Blandings builds his dream house is based on the book by Eric Hodgins
  • Originally produced as individual motion pictures, 1940 - 1948
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1. My favorite wife (1940 ; 88 min.) / an RKO Radio picture ; a Leo McCarey production ; original story by Bella & Samuel Spewack and Leo McCarey ; written for the screen by Bella & Samuel Spewack ; directed by Garson Kanin -- Night and day (1946 ; 128 min.) / Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; directed by Michael Curtiz ; screen play by Charles Hoffman, Leo Townsend and William Bowers ; adaptation by Jack Moffitt ; produced by Arthur Schwartz --
  • Disc 2. The bachelor and the bobby-soxer (1947 ; 95 min.) / an RKO Radio picture ; original story and screen play by Sidney Sheldon ; a Dore Schary production ; directed by Irving Reis -- Mr. Blandings builds his dream house (1948 ; 94 min.) / A Selznick release ; [presented by] Dore Schary ; an RKO Radio production ; produced and written for the screen by Norman Panama and Melvin Frank ; directed by H.C. Potter
Control code
on1009903881
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (405 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929596614
Other physical details
sound, black & white and color
Publisher number
3000073526
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1009903881
  • (Sirsi) a340642
System details
DVD, region 1, full frame presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Silver screen icons, Cary Grant, Warner Bros. Pictures
Publication
Note
  • Mr. Blandings builds his dream house is based on the book by Eric Hodgins
  • Originally produced as individual motion pictures, 1940 - 1948
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1. My favorite wife (1940 ; 88 min.) / an RKO Radio picture ; a Leo McCarey production ; original story by Bella & Samuel Spewack and Leo McCarey ; written for the screen by Bella & Samuel Spewack ; directed by Garson Kanin -- Night and day (1946 ; 128 min.) / Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; directed by Michael Curtiz ; screen play by Charles Hoffman, Leo Townsend and William Bowers ; adaptation by Jack Moffitt ; produced by Arthur Schwartz --
  • Disc 2. The bachelor and the bobby-soxer (1947 ; 95 min.) / an RKO Radio picture ; original story and screen play by Sidney Sheldon ; a Dore Schary production ; directed by Irving Reis -- Mr. Blandings builds his dream house (1948 ; 94 min.) / A Selznick release ; [presented by] Dore Schary ; an RKO Radio production ; produced and written for the screen by Norman Panama and Melvin Frank ; directed by H.C. Potter
Control code
on1009903881
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (405 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929596614
Other physical details
sound, black & white and color
Publisher number
3000073526
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1009903881
  • (Sirsi) a340642
System details
DVD, region 1, full frame presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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