skip to content
The eccentricities of a nightingale Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The eccentricities of a nightingale

Author: Lindsay LawGlenn JordanHal HolbrookBlythe DannerFrank LangellaAll authors
Publisher: [New York, NY] : Broadway Theatre Archive ; West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2002?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Tony Award-winning actress Blythe Danner portrays the sensitive spinster Alma Winemiller in this 1948 drama by Tennessee Williams, a radically revised version of his earlier play Summer and Smoke, set in Mississippi at the turn of the century. Frustrated with longing for the socially prominent young doctor next door, the eccentric, highly emotional minister's daughter decides to settle for one night with him in a  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Televised plays
Film adaptations
Named Person: Tennessee Williams; Tennessee Williams
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Lindsay Law; Glenn Jordan; Hal Holbrook; Blythe Danner; Frank Langella; Tim O'Connor; Louise Latham; Neva Patterson; Lois Foraker; Priscilla Morrill; Lew Horn; Tobias Andersen; Carl Weintraub; Tennessee Williams; William D Brohn; Old Globe Theatre (San Diego, Calif.); Kultur International Films.; Broadway Theatre Archive.
ISBN: 0769796052 9780769796055
OCLC Number: 50017099
Notes: Originally produced in 1976 as a segment of the television series Theater in America.
Credits: Writer, Tennessee Williams ; music, Bill Brohn.
Cast: Blythe Danner, Frank Langella, Tim O'Connor, Louise Latham, Neva Patterson, Lois Foraker, Priscilla Morrill, Lew Horn, Tobias Andersen, Carl Weintraub.
Performer(s): Host: Hal Holbrook.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital.
Other Titles: Theater in America (Television program)
Responsibility: WNET ; produced by Lindsay Law and Glenn Jordan ; directed by Glenn Jordan ; produced in collaboration with the Old Globe Theatre, San Diego, California.
More information:

Abstract:

"Tony Award-winning actress Blythe Danner portrays the sensitive spinster Alma Winemiller in this 1948 drama by Tennessee Williams, a radically revised version of his earlier play Summer and Smoke, set in Mississippi at the turn of the century. Frustrated with longing for the socially prominent young doctor next door, the eccentric, highly emotional minister's daughter decides to settle for one night with him in a rented hotel room."--Container.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50017099> # The eccentricities of a nightingale
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie, bgn:DVD ;
    library:oclcnum "50017099" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#Place/west_long_branch_nj> ; # West Long Branch, NJ
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#CreativeWork/theater_in_america_television_program> ; # Theater in America (Television program)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#Person/williams_tennessee_1911_1983> ; # Tennessee Williams
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1146972> ; # Television plays
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/812.54/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/51697407> ; # Tennessee Williams
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.4572/e21/> ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/144677956> ; # Broadway Theatre Archive.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/78504828> ; # Tim O'Connor
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/21183527> ; # William D. Brohn
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/61203917> ; # Louise Latham
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/7587572> ; # Frank Langella
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/228149066380165600879> ; # Tobias Andersen
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/48901173> ; # Neva Patterson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/36520350> ; # Glenn Jordan
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32199072> ; # Blythe Danner
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#Organization/old_globe_theatre_san_diego_calif> ; # Old Globe Theatre (San Diego, Calif.)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/171918187> ; # Priscilla Morrill
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/305283326> ; # Lois Foraker
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/34329488> ; # Lindsay Law
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/168857975> ; # Carl Weintraub
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/126727970> ; # Kultur International Films.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/305283328> ; # Lew Horn
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85135128> ; # Hal Holbrook
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/51697407> ; # Tennessee Williams
    schema:description ""Tony Award-winning actress Blythe Danner portrays the sensitive spinster Alma Winemiller in this 1948 drama by Tennessee Williams, a radically revised version of his earlier play Summer and Smoke, set in Mississippi at the turn of the century. Frustrated with longing for the socially prominent young doctor next door, the eccentric, highly emotional minister's daughter decides to settle for one night with him in a rented hotel room."--Container."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/906043500> ;
    schema:genre "Film adaptations"@en ;
    schema:genre "Televised plays"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The eccentricities of a nightingale"@en ;
    schema:productID "50017099" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50017099#PublicationEvent/new_york_ny_broadway_theatre_archive_west_long_branch_nj_kultur_2002> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#Agent/kultur> ; # Kultur
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#Agent/broadway_theatre_archive> ; # Broadway Theatre Archive
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780769796055> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50017099> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#Agent/broadway_theatre_archive> # Broadway Theatre Archive
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Broadway Theatre Archive" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#CreativeWork/theater_in_america_television_program> # Theater in America (Television program)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Theater in America (Television program)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#Organization/old_globe_theatre_san_diego_calif> # Old Globe Theatre (San Diego, Calif.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Old Globe Theatre (San Diego, Calif.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#Person/williams_tennessee_1911_1983> # Tennessee Williams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1911" ;
    schema:deathDate "1983" ;
    schema:familyName "Williams" ;
    schema:givenName "Tennessee" ;
    schema:name "Tennessee Williams" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/906043500#Place/west_long_branch_nj> # West Long Branch, NJ
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "West Long Branch, NJ" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1146972> # Television plays
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Television plays"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/126727970> # Kultur International Films.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Kultur International Films." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/144677956> # Broadway Theatre Archive.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Broadway Theatre Archive." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/168857975> # Carl Weintraub
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Weintraub" ;
    schema:givenName "Carl" ;
    schema:name "Carl Weintraub" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/171918187> # Priscilla Morrill
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Morrill" ;
    schema:givenName "Priscilla" ;
    schema:name "Priscilla Morrill" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/21183527> # William D. Brohn
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Brohn" ;
    schema:givenName "William D." ;
    schema:name "William D. Brohn" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/228149066380165600879> # Tobias Andersen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Andersen" ;
    schema:givenName "Tobias" ;
    schema:name "Tobias Andersen" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/305283326> # Lois Foraker
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Foraker" ;
    schema:givenName "Lois" ;
    schema:name "Lois Foraker" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/305283328> # Lew Horn
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Horn" ;
    schema:givenName "Lew" ;
    schema:name "Lew Horn" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32199072> # Blythe Danner
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Danner" ;
    schema:givenName "Blythe" ;
    schema:name "Blythe Danner" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34329488> # Lindsay Law
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Law" ;
    schema:givenName "Lindsay" ;
    schema:name "Lindsay Law" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/36520350> # Glenn Jordan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1936" ;
    schema:familyName "Jordan" ;
    schema:givenName "Glenn" ;
    schema:name "Glenn Jordan" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/48901173> # Neva Patterson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1922" ;
    schema:deathDate "2010" ;
    schema:familyName "Patterson" ;
    schema:givenName "Neva" ;
    schema:name "Neva Patterson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/51697407> # Tennessee Williams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1911" ;
    schema:deathDate "1983" ;
    schema:familyName "Williams" ;
    schema:givenName "Tennessee" ;
    schema:name "Tennessee Williams" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/61203917> # Louise Latham
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Latham" ;
    schema:givenName "Louise" ;
    schema:name "Louise Latham" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7587572> # Frank Langella
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Langella" ;
    schema:givenName "Frank" ;
    schema:name "Frank Langella" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/78504828> # Tim O'Connor
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "O'Connor" ;
    schema:givenName "Tim" ;
    schema:name "Tim O'Connor" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85135128> # Hal Holbrook
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Holbrook" ;
    schema:givenName "Hal" ;
    schema:name "Hal Holbrook" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780769796055>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0769796052" ;
    schema:isbn "9780769796055" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.