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The Resource Myrna Loy and William Powell collection, Turner Entertainment Co, (DVD videorecording)

Myrna Loy and William Powell collection, Turner Entertainment Co, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Myrna Loy and William Powell collection
Title
Myrna Loy and William Powell collection
Statement of responsibility
Turner Entertainment Co
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Manhattan melodrama: The friendship between two orphans endures even though they grow up on opposite sides of the law and fall in love with the same woman
  • Evelyn Prentice: John Prentice is a successful Manhattan defense attorney. When his wife Evelyn ends an affair, her ex-lover blackmails her and he is murdered. Another woman is accused of the crime and Evelyn begs John to defend her
  • Double wedding: A bohemian painter butts heads with his girlfriend's sister, before they admit their feelings for each other
  • I love you again: A bump on the head reminds a boring husband he was once a con-man, and he sets out to win back his disillusioned wife
  • Love crazy: A man pretends he's crazy to delay his wife's divorce proceedings
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
IMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
PerformerNote
  • Manhattan melodrama: Clark Gable, William Powell, Myrna Loy
  • Evelyn Prentice: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Una Merkel
  • Double wedding: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Florence Rice, John Beal, Jessie Ralph, Edgar Kennedy
  • I love you again: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Frank McHugh, Edmund Lowe
  • Love crazy: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Gail Patrick, Jack Carson, Florence Bates, Sidney Blackmer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1993
  • 1892-1984
  • 1901-1960
  • 1903-1986
  • 1911-1974
  • 1909-1997
  • 1890-1948
  • 1899-1981
  • 1890-1971
  • 1911-1980
  • 1910-1963
  • 1888-1954
  • 1895-1973
  • 1902-1965
  • 1899-1954
  • 1898-1961
  • 1897-1964
  • 1896-1991
  • 1910-1976
  • 1912-1999
  • -1948
  • 1887-1952
  • 1905-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Loy, Myrna
  • Powell, William
  • Gable, Clark
  • Merkel, Una
  • Rice, Florence
  • Beal, John
  • Ralph, Jessie
  • Kennedy, Edgar
  • McHugh, Frank
  • Lowe, Edmund
  • Patrick, Gail
  • Carson, Jack
  • Bates, Florence
  • Blackmer, Sidney
  • Selznick, David O.
  • Van Dyke, W. S.
  • Howard, William K.
  • Considine, John W.
  • Swerling, Jo
  • Thorpe, Richard
  • Mankiewicz, Joseph L.
  • Lederer, Charles
  • Oppenheimer, George
  • Kurnitz, Harry
  • Ludwig, William
  • Hertz, David
  • Conway, Jack
  • Berman, Pandro S.
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Cosmopolitan Productions
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
454
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Male friendship
  • Murder
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • Adultery
  • Betrothal
  • Amnesia
  • Spouses
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Divorce
  • Insanity (Law)
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Myrna Loy and William Powell collection, Turner Entertainment Co, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Special features: Disc 1: Comedy short "Goofy movies #2"; classic cartoon "The old pioneer"; theatrical trailer ; Disc 2: Comedy short "Goofy movies #3"; classic cartoon "Discontent canary"; theatrical trailer ; Disc 3: Musical short "Dancing on the ceiling"; classic cartoon "The hound and the rabbit"; theatrical trailer ; Disc 4: "Crime doesn't pay" series short "Jackpot"; classic cartoon "Tom Turkey and his Harmonica Humdingers"; theatrical trailer ; Disc 5: Classic cartoon "The alley cat"; audio-only bonus: radio adaptation with William Powell; theatrical trailer
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 3.
  • Double wedding
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by Jo Swerling ; directed by Richard Thorpe ; produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz
  • (87 min.).
  • Disc 4.
  • I love you again
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by Charles Lederer, George Oppenheimer and Harry Kurnitz ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke II
  • (99 min.).
  • Disc 5.
  • Love crazy
  • Disc 1.
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by William Ludwig, Charles Lederer and David Hertz ; directed by Jack Conway ; produced by Pandro S. Berman
  • (99 min.)
  • Manhattan melodrama
  • a Cosmopolitan production ; a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by David O. Selznick ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke
  • (90 min.).
  • Disc 2.
  • Evelyn Prentice
  • a Cosmopolitan production ; a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; directed by William K. Howard ; produced by John W. Considine, Jr.
  • (79 min.).
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (454 min.)
Isbn
9781419851568
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569798229
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
79822
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)163816649
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Terms governing use
These DVDs are copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Myrna Loy and William Powell collection, Turner Entertainment Co, (DVD videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Special features: Disc 1: Comedy short "Goofy movies #2"; classic cartoon "The old pioneer"; theatrical trailer ; Disc 2: Comedy short "Goofy movies #3"; classic cartoon "Discontent canary"; theatrical trailer ; Disc 3: Musical short "Dancing on the ceiling"; classic cartoon "The hound and the rabbit"; theatrical trailer ; Disc 4: "Crime doesn't pay" series short "Jackpot"; classic cartoon "Tom Turkey and his Harmonica Humdingers"; theatrical trailer ; Disc 5: Classic cartoon "The alley cat"; audio-only bonus: radio adaptation with William Powell; theatrical trailer
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 3.
  • Double wedding
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by Jo Swerling ; directed by Richard Thorpe ; produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz
  • (87 min.).
  • Disc 4.
  • I love you again
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by Charles Lederer, George Oppenheimer and Harry Kurnitz ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke II
  • (99 min.).
  • Disc 5.
  • Love crazy
  • Disc 1.
  • a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by William Ludwig, Charles Lederer and David Hertz ; directed by Jack Conway ; produced by Pandro S. Berman
  • (99 min.)
  • Manhattan melodrama
  • a Cosmopolitan production ; a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by David O. Selznick ; directed by W.S. Van Dyke
  • (90 min.).
  • Disc 2.
  • Evelyn Prentice
  • a Cosmopolitan production ; a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; directed by William K. Howard ; produced by John W. Considine, Jr.
  • (79 min.).
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (454 min.)
Isbn
9781419851568
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569798229
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
79822
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)163816649
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Terms governing use
These DVDs are copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD

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