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Mr. Blandings builds his dream house

Author: H C PotterDore ScharyNorman PanamaMelvin FrankCary GrantAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video : Turner Entertainment Co., [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Standard versionView all editions and formats
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Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Feature films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: H C Potter; Dore Schary; Norman Panama; Melvin Frank; Cary Grant; Myrna Loy; Melvyn Douglas; Reginald Denny; Sharyn Moffett; Connie Marshall; Louise Beavers; Ian Wolfe; Harry Shannon; Tito Vuolo; Nestor Paiva; Jason Robards; Lurene Tuttle; Lex Barker; Emory Parnell; James Wong Howe; Albert D'Agostino; Carroll Clark; Russell A Cully; Darrell Silvera; Harley Miller; Leigh Harline; C Bakaleinikoff; Harry Marker; Kalloch; Irene Dunne; Betsy Drake; Eric Hodgins; Selznick Studios.; RKO Radio Pictures.; Warner Bros. Entertainment.; Warner Home Video (Firm); Turner Entertainment Co.
ISBN: 0790765322 9780790765327 0790794659 9780790794655
OCLC Number: 55205645
Language Note: Closed captioned. Soundtrack in English, with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Based on the novel by Eric Hodgins.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1948.
Also issued as part of the Cary Grant the signature collection.
Special features include: "The house of tomorrow" cartoon; audio vault (Oct. 10, 1949 Lux Radio Theater broadcast with Cary Grant and Irene Dunne; June 9, 1950 Screen Directors Playhouse broadcast with Cary Grant and Betsy Drake; Cary Grant trailer gallery.
Credits: Director of photography, James Wong Howe ; art directors, Albert S. D'Agostino, Carroll Clark ; special effects, Russell A. Cully ; set decorations, Darrell Silvera, Harley Miller ; music by Leigh Harline ; musical director, C. Bakaleinikoff ; film editor, Harry Marker ; sound by Francis M. Sarver, Clem Portman ; gowns by Robert Kalloch ; assistant director, James Lane.
Cast: Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Melvyn Douglas, Reginald Denny, Sharyn Moffett, Connie Marshall, Louise Beavers, Ian Wolfe, Harry Shannon, Tito Vuolo, Nestor Paiva, Jason Robards, Lurene Tuttle, Lex Barker, Emory Parnell.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1, NTSC; standard full screen presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby Digital mono.; dual-layer format.
Contents: special feature: House of tomorrow / directed by Tex Avery ; story, Jack Cosgriff, Rich Hogan ; produced by Fred Quimby (ca. 7 min.).
Other Titles: House of tomorrow.
Cary Grant the signature collection.
Responsibility: a Selznick release ; [presented by] Dore Schary ; an RKO Radio production ; produced and written for the screen by Norman Panama and Melvin Frank ; directed by H.C. Potter.

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Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop.

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