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The great McGinty

Author: Paul JonesPreston SturgesBrian DonlevyMuriel AngelusAkim TamiroffAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, Calif. : Universal, 2006, ©1940.
Series: Preston Sturges, the filmmaker collection, disc 1.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Full frameView all editions and formats
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"An opportunist (Brian Donlevy) turns corruption into a promising political career but struggles to stay on top when he tries to go honest."
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Jones; Preston Sturges; Brian Donlevy; Muriel Angelus; Akim Tamiroff; William Demarest; Allyn Joslyn; Steffi Duna; Mary Thomas; Friedrich Hollaender; Universal Studios Home Video (Firm); Paramount Pictures, Inc.
ISBN: 1417024143 9781417024148
OCLC Number: 76832274
Language Note: Filmed in English ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); Spanish and French subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Special features: theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, William C. Mellor ; editor, Hugh Bennett ; music, Frederick Hollander.
Cast: Brian Donlevy, Muriel Angelus, Akim Tamiroff, William Demarest, Allyn Joslyn, Steffi Duna, Mary Thomas.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 82 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby digital 2.0 mono; aspect ratio: 1.33:1.
Series Title: Preston Sturges, the filmmaker collection, disc 1.
Other Titles: Great McGinty (Motion picture)
Responsibility: a Paramount Picture ; produced by Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges.

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"An opportunist (Brian Donlevy) turns corruption into a promising political career but struggles to stay on top when he tries to go honest."

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