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Author: George CukorHunt StrombergAnita LoosJane MurfinNorma ShearerAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment : Distributed by Warner Home Video, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mary Haines (Norma Shearer) loses her husband to ruthless Crystal Allen (Joan Crawford) who is aided and abetted by Sylvia Fowler (Rosalind Russell) whose own spouse has taken up with another woman. In Reno, in the throes of divorce, all wage war on one another.
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Genre/Form: DVDs
Comedy films
Feature films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Teatro
Named Person: Clare Boothe Luce
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Cukor; Hunt Stromberg; Anita Loos; Jane Murfin; Norma Shearer; Joan Crawford; Rosalind Russell; Mary Boland; Paulette Goddard; Phyllis Povah; Joan Fontaine; Virginia Weidler; Lucile Watson; Marjorie Main; Clare Boothe Luce; Oliver T Marsh; Joseph Ruttenberg; Robert J Kern; Max Gordon Plays & Pictures Corp.; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Loew's Incorporated.; Turner Entertainment Co.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 141981088X 9781419810886
OCLC Number: 78686424
Language Note: In English or dubbed French with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish or Portuguese; closed-captioned.
Notes: As presented for 666 performances in its triumphant run at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, New York.
From the play by Clare Boothe; by arrangement with Max Gordon Plays and Pictures Corporation.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
Special features: Cast and crew [text feature]; Behind the scenes [text feature]; MGM short subject "Hollywood: Style center of the world" [featurette] (11 min.); MGM short subject "From the ends of the Earth: Another romance of celluloid [featurette] (10 min.); Scoring stage sessions [audio only feature] (10 min.); Alternate "Fashion Show" sequence [featurette] (6 min.); Trailers (7 min.).
Credits: Directors of photography, Oliver T. Marsh, Joseph Ruttenberg ; film editor, Robert J. Kern ; musical score, Edward Ward and David Snell ; art director, Cedric Gibbons ; gowns and fashion show by Adrian.
Cast: Norma Shearer (Mary), Joan Crawford (Crystal Allen), Rosalind Russell (Sylvia), Mary Boland (Flora), Paulette Goddard (Miriam Aarons), Phyllis Povah (Edith), Joan Fontaine (Peggy), Virginia Weidler (Little Mary), Lucile Watson (Mrs. Morehead), Marjorie Main (Lucy).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated; Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., b&w with col. sequence ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Region 1; Dolby digital mono.; standard format preserving the aspect ratio of the original theatrical exhibition, 1:33.1.
Contents: Credits and menagerie --
Sydney's Salon --
Something about Mary --
Lovey-dovey stuff --
Spiders in the parlor --
Sorry, darling --
From the source --
Motherly advice --
Stephen calling --
Customer (lip) service --
Divinely happy --
Fashion show --
Facing fittings --
Supportive Sylvia --
Confrontation --
Getting a workout --
Showdown report --
Divorce details --
Fallen out of love --
Train for Reno --
Three comrades --
Double Bar T Ranch --
Courtship phases --
Gathering of the clan --
Sylvia's high-sterics --
Peggy's news --
Custer's last stand --
Alone with her pride --
Young Mary understands --
Cat's out of the bath --
Class reunion --
Lying truth --
Sylvia takes the bait --
Name for you ladies.
Other Titles: Women (Motion picture : 1939)
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Anita Loos and Jane Murfin ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; directed by George Cukor.

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Mary Haines (Norma Shearer) loses her husband to ruthless Crystal Allen (Joan Crawford) who is aided and abetted by Sylvia Fowler (Rosalind Russell) whose own spouse has taken up with another woman. In Reno, in the throes of divorce, all wage war on one another.

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