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The bishop's wife

Author: Samuel GoldwynRobert E SherwoodLeonardo BercoviciHenry KosterCary GrantAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., ©2001.
Series: MGM/UA vintage classics.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him.
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Genre/Form: Christmas films
Comedy films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Teatro
Named Person: Robert Nathan
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Goldwyn; Robert E Sherwood; Leonardo Bercovici; Henry Koster; Cary Grant; Loretta Young; David Niven; Monty Woolley; James Gleason; Gladys Cooper; Elsa Lanchester; Gregg Toland; Perry Ferguson; Monica Collingwood; Hugo Friedhofer; Robert Nathan; RKO Radio Pictures.; Samuel Goldwyn Co.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792849140 9780792849148 9990903638 9789990903638
OCLC Number: 46417557
Language Note: English, French, or Spanish language with subtitles available in English, French, or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1947.
Based on the novel by Robert Nathan.
Credits: Director of photography, Gregg Toland ; art directors, Perry Ferguson, George Jenkins ; editor, Monica Collingwood ; music, Hugo Friedhofer ; costume designer, Irene Sharaff.
Cast: Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Monty Woolley, James Gleason, Gladys Cooper, Elsa Lanchester.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, full-frame presentation; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono.
Series Title: MGM/UA vintage classics.
Responsibility: RKO Radio Pictures Inc., Samuel Goldwyn presents ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; directed by Henry Koster.

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Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him.

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