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Edward, my son

Author: Donald Ogden StewartEdwin H KnopfGeorge CukorSpencer TracyDeborah KerrAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Turner Entertainment Co. ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2011.
Series: Archive collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Remastered edView all editions and formats
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Obsessed with the desire to give his only son the best of everything, a man destroys his whole world in this riveting drama. When the boy is five, his father commits arson to pay for a vital operation. This fateful step launches a rocket-like career of business success. In the process he ruins his partner, destroys his wife's love for him and then her will to live, and finally faces jail himself for what turns out  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Classic films
Film adaptations
Named Person: Robert Morley; Noel Langley
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Ogden Stewart; Edwin H Knopf; George Cukor; Spencer Tracy; Deborah Kerr; Ian Hunter; Robert Morley; Noel Langley; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Turner Entertainment Co.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 769782691
Language Note: English audio.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Based one a play by Robert Morley and Noel Langley.
"This disc is expected to play back in DVD 'play only' devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives."
Credits: Director, George Cukor.
Cast: Spencer Tracy, Deborah Kerr, Ian Hunter, Leueen MacGrath, James Donald, Mervyn Johns, Harriette Johns.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; full screen (4x3, 1.37:1); Dolby digital mono.
Series Title: Archive collection.
Other Titles: MGM's
Responsibility: a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screenplay by Donald Ogden Stewart ; produced by Edwin H. Knopf ; directed by George Cukor.

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Obsessed with the desire to give his only son the best of everything, a man destroys his whole world in this riveting drama. When the boy is five, his father commits arson to pay for a vital operation. This fateful step launches a rocket-like career of business success. In the process he ruins his partner, destroys his wife's love for him and then her will to live, and finally faces jail himself for what turns out to have been an empty dream.

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