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William Faulkner's the long, hot summer

Author: Jerry WaldIrving RavetchHarriet FrankMartin RittAlex NorthAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2003]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen edView all editions and formats
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Ben Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Wald; Irving Ravetch; Harriet Frank; Martin Ritt; Alex North; Lionel Newman; Joseph La Shelle; Lyle Wheeler; Maurice Ransford; Walter M Scott; Eli Benneche; Louis R Loeffler; Adele Palmer; Paul Newman; Joanne Woodward; Anthony Franciosa; Orson Welles; Lee Remick; Angela Lansbury; Richard Anderson; Sarah Marshall; Mabel Albertson; J Pat O'Malley; Bill Walker; William Faulkner; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Cinemascope (Firm); Jerry Wald Productions.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 52362498
Language Note: English (stereo) and French (mono) language soundtracks with optional English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Based on the novel by William Faulkner.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958.
Special features: Backstory: The long, hot summer; Movie Tone news: "The long, hot summer" world premiere: a Louisiana triumph!; Theatrical trailer; Paul Newman theater.
Credits: Music, Alex North ; conducted by Lionel Newman ; director of photography, Joseph La Shelle ; art direction, Lyle R. Wheeler, Maurice Ransford ; set decorations, Walter M. Scott, Eli Benneche ; film editor, Louis R. Loeffler ; costumes designed by Adele Palmer.
Cast: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Anthony Franciosa, Orson Welles, Lee Remick, Angela Lansbury, Richard Anderson, Sarah Marshall, Mabel Albertson, J. Pat O'Malley, William Walker.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, Dolby digital surround sound, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation.
Other Titles: Long, hot summer (Motion picture)
Long, hot summer
Responsibility: Twentieth Century-Fox presents a CinemaScope picture ; Jerry Wald's production of ; screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; Jerry Wald Productions, Inc. ; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; directed by Martin Ritt.

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Ben Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills.

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