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The Philadelphia story

Author: George CukorCary GrantKatharine HepburnJames StewartPhilip BarryAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hepburn plays a Philadelphia socialite who has just divorced Grant and is looking for a new husband. Seeking to prevent an unfortunate wedding, Grant appears with Stewart who falls for Hepburn and keeps up with her biting wit and humor.
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Screwball comedy films
Sophisticated comedy films
Romantic comedy films
Fiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Philip Barry; Philip Barry
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Cukor; Cary Grant; Katharine Hepburn; James Stewart; Philip Barry; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0792835980 9780792835981
OCLC Number: 51661729
Language Note: Includes options for English, French and Spanish subtitles as well as English captions for the hearing impaired
Notes: Based on the play by Philip Barry.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Credits: Photography, Joseph Ruttenberg ; art director, Cedric Gibbons ; music, Franz Waxman.
Cast: Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart, Ruth Hussey, John Howard, Roland Young, John Halliday, Mary Nash, Virginia Weidler.
Awards: Academy Award, 1941: Best actor (Stewart); Best writing, screenplay
Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.; Colour recording system: NTSC.
Other Titles: Philadelphia story (Motion picture)
Responsibility: MGM ; produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; directed by George Cukor ; screenplay by Donald Ogden Stewart.

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Hepburn plays a Philadelphia socialite who has just divorced Grant and is looking for a new husband. Seeking to prevent an unfortunate wedding, Grant appears with Stewart who falls for Hepburn and keeps up with her biting wit and humor.

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