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The devil and Miss Jones

Author: Sam WoodNorman KrasnaFrank RossCharles CoburnJean ArthurAll authors
Publisher: [Saint Charles, Ill.] : Olive Films, [2013]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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John P. Merrick, the world's richest man, gets word that someone is trying to unionize a department store he owns. To thwart this blatant act of democracy, Merrick changes his name and takes a menial job at the store to catch the union activists without detection. Once he himself is subjected to the humiliating treatment by the department supervisor, Hooper, Merrick starts to wise up-and soften up.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Fiction films
Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Wood; Norman Krasna; Frank Ross; Charles Coburn; Jean Arthur; Edmund Gwenn; Robert Cummings; Spring Byington; Roy Webb; RKO Radio Pictures.; Olive Films.
OCLC Number: 829952697
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1941.
Credits: Director of photography, Harry Stradling ; editor, Sherman Todd ; musical director, Roy Webb.
Cast: Charles Coburn, Jean Arthur, Edmund Gwenn, Robert Cummings, Spring Byington, S.Z. Sakall, William Demarest.
Description: 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; region 1; 4:3 full screen, 1.37:1 aspect ratio.
Responsibility: a RKO Radio picture ; Frank Ross and Norman Krasna present ; produced by Frank Ross ; written by Norman Krasna ; directed by Sam Wood.

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John P. Merrick, the world's richest man, gets word that someone is trying to unionize a department store he owns. To thwart this blatant act of democracy, Merrick changes his name and takes a menial job at the store to catch the union activists without detection. Once he himself is subjected to the humiliating treatment by the department supervisor, Hooper, Merrick starts to wise up-and soften up.

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