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The best years of our lives

Author: Robert E SherwoodSamuel GoldwynWilliam WylerMyrna LoyFredric MarchAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment [distributor], ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
War films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert E Sherwood; Samuel Goldwyn; William Wyler; Myrna Loy; Fredric March; Dana Andrews; Teresa Wright; Virginia Mayo; Cathy O'Donnell; Hoagy Carmichael; Harold Russell; Gladys George; Roman Bohnen; Ray Collins; Victor Cutler; Gregg Toland; Daniel Mandell; Hugo Friedhofer; MacKinlay Kantor; Samuel Goldwyn, Inc.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792846133 9780792846130
OCLC Number: 173218255
Language Note: In English with optional Spanish soundtrack; optional subtitles in French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Based on the novel, Glory for me by MacKinlay Kantor.
Originally released as motion picture in 1946.
Special feature: Theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Gregg Toland ; film editor, Daniel Mandell ; music, Hugo Friedhofer.
Cast: Myrna Loy, Fredric March, Dana Andrews, Teresa Wright, Virginia Mayo, Cathy O'Donnell, Hoagy Carmichael, Harold Russell, Gladys George, Roman Bohnen, Ray Collins, Victor Cutler.
Awards: Academy Awards (1947): Honorary award (Russell), Best actor (March), Best director, Best film editing, Best music, Best picture, Best supporting actor (Russell), Best writing, screenplay.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (168 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, Region 1; Dolby digital mono.; standard version (1.33:1).
Responsibility: [presented by] Samuel Goldwyn ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by William Wyler.

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Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands.

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