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Midnight

Author: Charles BrackettBilly WilderArthur Hornblow, Jr.Mitchell LeisenClaudette ColbertAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [©2008]
Series: Universal Cinema classics.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Romantic comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy films
Comedy
Romance
Adaptation
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Brackett; Billy Wilder; Arthur Hornblow, Jr.; Mitchell Leisen; Claudette Colbert; Don Ameche; John Barrymore; Francis Lederer; Mary Astor; Elaine Barrie Barrymore; Hedda Hopper; Rex O'Malley; Monty Woolley; Edwin Justus Mayer; Franz Schulz; Paramount Pictures, Inc.; Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 190774254
Language Note: English dialogue, optional French subtitles; English subtitles for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on a story by Edwin Justus Mayer and Franz Schulz.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
Special features: Exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Photographed by Charles Lang, Jr. ; edited by Doane Harrison ; original score by Frederick Hollander.
Cast: Claudette Colbert, Don Ameche, John Barrymore, Francis Lederer, Mary Astor, Elaine Barrie, Hedda Hopper, Rex O'Malley, Monty Woolley.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-video; NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0 mono., dual layer.
Series Title: Universal Cinema classics.
Other Titles: Midnight (Motion picture : 1939)
Responsibility: a Paramount picture ; directed by Michael Leisen ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr.

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A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man.

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