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A letter to three wives

Author: Sol C SiegelJoseph L MankiewiczJeanne CrainLinda DarnellAnn SothernAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2005]
Series: Studio classic, 27.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Slice of Americana about three women on a group vacation receiving a letter from a flirt who has run off with one of their husbands- but who leaves the wives guessing as to whose husband has been stolen.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Fiction films
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: John Klempner; John Klempner
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sol C Siegel; Joseph L Mankiewicz; Jeanne Crain; Linda Darnell; Ann Sothern; Kirk Douglas; Paul Douglas; Barbara Lawrence; Jeffrey Lynn; Connie Gilchrist; Florence Bates; Hobart Cavanaugh; Arthur C Miller; J Watson Webb, Jr.; Alfred Newman; Vera Caspary; Christopher Mankiewicz; Kenneth L Geist; John Klempner; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 57300248
Language Note: In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned, main feature only.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Adapted by Vera Caspary from the novel : Letter to five wives / by John Klempner.
Also issued in box set Studio Classics.
Special features: optional commentary by Christopher Mankiewicz with Joseph L. Mankiewicz biographers Kenneth Geist and Cheryl Lower ; "Linda Darnell: Hollywood's Fallen Angel", an A & E Network Biography program (45 min.); Fox Movietone News (Oscar footage); restoration comparison; theatrical trailer (3 min.).
Credits: Director of photography, Arthur Miller ; editor, J. Watson Webb Jr. ; music, Alfred Newman ; costume designer, Kay Nelson.
Cast: Jeanne Crain, Linda Darnell, Ann Sothern, Kirk Douglas, Paul Douglas, Barbara Lawrence, Jeffrey Lynn, Connie Gilchrist, Florence Bates, Hobart Cavanaugh.
Awards: Academy Awards, Best Director and Screenplay of 1949, Joseph L. Mankiewicz.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 103 min.) : sd., black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; stereo., mono.; full screen format (1.33:1).
Contents: Special features: commentary by Christopher Mankiewicz with Joseph L. Mankiewicz biographers Kenneth Geist and Cheryl Lower "Linda Darnell: Hollywood's Fallen Angel" as seen on Biography on the A & E Network Movietone News Footage (Oscar presentations); restoration comparison; theatrical trailer.
Series Title: Studio classic, 27.
Responsibility: Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Sol C. Siegel ; screenplay and direction, Joseph L. Mankiewicz.

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Slice of Americana about three women on a group vacation receiving a letter from a flirt who has run off with one of their husbands- but who leaves the wives guessing as to whose husband has been stolen.

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