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William Wyler's the heiress

Author: William WylerRuth GoetzAugustus GoetzOlivia De HavillandMontgomery CliftAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : MCA Universal Home Video [distributor], ©1992.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Catherine is the only heir to her stern father's vast estate. When a dashing fortune hunter named Morris Townsend wants her to elope, she is threatened with disinheritance. On the eve of their marriage, he deserts her. Seven years later, Morris returns, and a wiser Catherine plots her revenge.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Henry James; Henry James
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William Wyler; Ruth Goetz; Augustus Goetz; Olivia De Havilland; Montgomery Clift; Ralph Richardson, Sir; Miriam Hopkins; Mona Freeman; Vanessa Brown; Selena Royle; Ray Collins; Leo Tover; John Meehan; Aaron Copland; Henry James; Paramount Pictures, Inc.; MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1558805389 9781558805385
OCLC Number: 26533091
Language Note: Close-captioned.
Notes: Based on the play, "The Heiress," by Ruth and Augustus Goetz, which is based on the novel "Washington Square" by Henry James.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1949.
"80153."
Credits: Photography by Leo Tover ; art direction by John Meehan ; music by Aaron Copland ; edited by William Hornbeck ; production designed by Harry Horner.
Cast: Olivia De Havilland, Montgomery Clift, Ralph Richardson, Miriam Hopkins, Mona Freeman, Vanessa Brown, Selena Royle, Ray Collins.
Awards: Academy Awards for Best Actress, Costumes, Art Direction, and Music, 1949.
Target Audience: General.
Description: 1 videocassette (115 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Heiress (Motion picture)
Heiress
Responsibility: a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Ruth and Augustus Goetz ; produced and directed by William Wyler.

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Catherine is the only heir to her stern father's vast estate. When a dashing fortune hunter named Morris Townsend wants her to elope, she is threatened with disinheritance. On the eve of their marriage, he deserts her. Seven years later, Morris returns, and a wiser Catherine plots her revenge.

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