The Philadelphia story
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
SummaryA 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.
Brides -- Drama.
Marriage -- Drama.
Screwball comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Burbank, Calif. :Warner Brothers Home Video :2005
Turner Entertainment, Co.,
|Edition||Standard version; 2-disc special ed.|
|Other Titles|| Philadelphia story.
Grant, Cary, 1904-1986.
Hepburn, Katharine, 1907-2003.
Stewart, James, 1908-1997.
Hussey, Ruth, 1911-2005.
Howard, John, 1913-1995.
Young, Roland, 1887-1953.
Halliday, John, 1880-1947.
Nash, Mary, 1884-1976.
Weidler, Virginia, 1926-1968.
Waxman, Franz, 1906-1967.
Barry, Philip, 1896-1949. Philadelphia story.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Turner Entertainment Co.
Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart, Ruth Hussey, John Howard, Roland Young, John Halliday, Mary Nash, Virginia Weidler.
Director of photography, Joseph Ruttenberg ; editor, Frank Sullivan ; music, Franz Waxman.
English language track with English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Based on the play Philadelphia story by Philip Barry.
Special features include: commentary by film historian Jeannine Basinger; George Cukor movie trailer gallery; documentaries "Katherine Hepburn: all about me" and "The men who made the movies: George Cukor"; Robert Benchley short "That inferior feeling"; cartoon "The homeless flea"; audio-only radio adaptations featuring the movie's three stars.
DVD; Dolby Digital.
DVD; Dolby digital mono, Region 1 encoding.
2 videodiscs (112 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.