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The Philadelphia story

Author: George Dewey CukorKatharine HepburnCary GrantJames StewartRuth HusseyAll authors
Publisher: [Atlanta] : Turner Entertainment ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2005.
Series: Classic comedies collection.
Edition/Format:   Video : Videodisc   Visual material : English : Two-disc special edView all editions and formats
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A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Dewey Cukor; Katharine Hepburn; Cary Grant; James Stewart; Ruth Hussey; John Howard; Roland Young; John Halliday; Mary Nash; Virginia Weidler; Philip Barry; Turner Entertainment Company (Firm); Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419807773 set of 6 9781419807770 set of 6 0790795760 9780790795768
OCLC Number: 780015041
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired. In English with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Notes: Based on the play by Philip Barry.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Admitted to National Film Registry 1995.
Voted one of the Top 100 Films of all time by the American Film Institute.
AFI's 10 Top 10, 2008 (Romantic comedies #5).
Credits: Produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; directed by George Cukor ; screenplay by Donald Ogden Stewart ; director of photography, Joseph Ruttenberg ; editor, Frank Sullivan ; music, Franz Waxman.
Performer(s): Starring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart, Ruth Hussey, John Howard, Roland Young, John Halliday, Mary Nash, Virginia Weidler.
Awards: Academy Award winner for Best Screenplay (Donald Ogdon Stewart) and Best Actor (James Stewart).
Target Audience: Not rated.; IMDb rating: 8.2.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 112 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Contents: Special features: (disc one) Remasted movie with commentary by film historian Jeannine Basinger ; George Cukor movie trailer gallery. (disc two) 2 documentaries about the star and director ; Robert Benchley short "That inferior feeling" ; cartoon "That homeless flea" ; audio-only bonus: 2 radio adaptations featuring the movie's three stars.
Series Title: Classic comedies collection.
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

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A sophisticated romantic comedy about a rich, spoiled socialite who learns some things about who she is and what she really wants on the eve of her second marriage.

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