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
Summary
In this sophisticated 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 a has hopes of winning her back. A New York scandal sheet reporter and photographer arrive to cover the wedding and complicate the tangled romances
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Paul C. Vogel ; editor, Ralph E. Winters ; music & lyrics by Cole Porter ; music supervised & adapted by Johnny Green and Saul Chaplin
Intended audience
Rated G
Language note
Closed-captioned; soundtrack in English or French with optional subtitles in 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
  • 1929-1982
  • 1904-1977
  • 1895-1956,
  • 1919-
  • 1915-1998
  • 1891-1964
  • 1908-
  • 1911-
  • 1903-1982
  • 1907-
  • 1895-1973
  • 1901-1971
  • 1899-1975
  • 1913-
  • 1912-
  • 1896-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grace
  • Crosby, Bing
  • Calhern, Louis
  • Holm, Celeste
  • Sinatra, Frank
  • Porter, Cole
  • Green, Johnny
  • Walters, Charles
  • Siegel, Sol C.
  • Patrick, John
  • Blackmer, Sidney
  • Winters, Ralph E
  • Armstrong, Louis
  • Vogel, Paul C.
  • Lund, John
  • Chaplin, Saul
  • Barry, Philip
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
108
Series statement
Classic musicals collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • 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
  • Colour recording system: NTSC ; Region 4
Control code
000024910953
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65109
System details
DVD, English Dolby surround 5.1, French mono., widescreen presentation
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
  • Colour recording system: NTSC ; Region 4
Control code
000024910953
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65109
System details
DVD, English Dolby surround 5.1, French mono., widescreen presentation

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