skip to content
Wuthering Heights Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Wuthering Heights

Author: Samuel GoldwynWilliam WylerCharles MacArthurBen HechtLaurence OlivierAll authors
Publisher: New York : HBO Video, [198-?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Laurence Olivier, Merle Oberon and David Niven star in this internationally-acclaimed masterpiece based on Emily Brontë's classic story of passion, hatred and revenge. Olivier and Oberon are brilliant as Heathcliff and Cathy, whose tortured love affair ends when Cathy marries the wealthy Edgar (David Niven). Heathcliff's savage retaliation upon the woman he loves explodes in a stunning climax."--Jacket.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Named Person: Emily Brontë; Emily Brontë
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Goldwyn; William Wyler; Charles MacArthur; Ben Hecht; Laurence Olivier; David Niven; Merle Oberon; Flora Robson; Geraldine Fitzgerald; Emily Brontë; Samuel Goldwyn Co.; HBO Video (Firm); Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0783100957 9780783100951
OCLC Number: 32289642
Notes: From the novel by Emily Bronté.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1939.
Credits: Photography, Gregg Toland ; music, Alfred Newman.
Cast: Laurence Oliver, Merle Oberon, David Niven, Flora Robson, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Donald Crisp, Leo G. Carroll, Hugh Williams.
Awards: Academy Award for Best Black and White Cinematography, 1939.
Description: 1 videocassette (104 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS ; Dolby stereo.
Other Titles: Wuthering Heights (Motion picture : 1939)
Responsibility: Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Charles MacArthur and Ben Hecht ; directed by William Wyler ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn.

Abstract:

"Laurence Olivier, Merle Oberon and David Niven star in this internationally-acclaimed masterpiece based on Emily Brontë's classic story of passion, hatred and revenge. Olivier and Oberon are brilliant as Heathcliff and Cathy, whose tortured love affair ends when Cathy marries the wealthy Edgar (David Niven). Heathcliff's savage retaliation upon the woman he loves explodes in a stunning climax."--Jacket.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32289642> # Wuthering Heights
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:VHS, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "32289642" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/52831180#CreativeWork/wuthering_heights> ; # Wuthering Heights.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/FIC/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/52831180#Place/england> ; # England
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/52831180#Person/bronte_emily_1818_1848> ; # Emily Brontë
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> ; # Manners and customs
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/97097302> ; # Emily Brontë
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1213252> ; # England--Yorkshire.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/52831180#Place/yorkshire_england> ; # Yorkshire (England)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/52831180#Event/1800_1899> ; # 1800-1899
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/34467436> ; # Laurence Olivier
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/14972204> ; # Merle Oberon
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/59189997> ; # David Niven
   schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/17416820> ; # Charles MacArthur
   schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/19678740> ; # Ben Hecht
   schema:awards "Academy Award for Best Black and White Cinematography, 1939." ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/52831180#Person/bronte_emily_1818_1848> ; # Emily Brontë
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/135151790> ; # HBO Video (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/153911251> ; # Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/107041200> ; # Geraldine Fitzgerald
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/136333548> ; # Samuel Goldwyn Co.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32199161> ; # Flora Robson
   schema:description ""Laurence Olivier, Merle Oberon and David Niven star in this internationally-acclaimed masterpiece based on Emily Brontë's classic story of passion, hatred and revenge. Olivier and Oberon are brilliant as Heathcliff and Cathy, whose tortured love affair ends when Cathy marries the wealthy Edgar (David Niven). Heathcliff's savage retaliation upon the woman he loves explodes in a stunning climax."--Jacket."@en ;
   schema:director <http://viaf.org/viaf/112356096> ; # William Wyler
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/52831180> ; # Wuthering Heights (Motion picture : 1939)
   schema:genre "Feature films"@en ;
   schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
   schema:genre "Film adaptations"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction films"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Wuthering Heights"@en ;
   schema:producer <http://viaf.org/viaf/46813321> ; # Samuel Goldwyn
   schema:productID "32289642" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/32289642#PublicationEvent/new_york_hbo_video_198> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/52831180#Agent/hbo_video> ; # HBO Video
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780783100951> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/32289642> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/52831180#Person/bronte_emily_1818_1848> # Emily Brontë
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1818" ;
   schema:deathDate "1848" ;
   schema:familyName "Brontë" ;
   schema:givenName "Emily" ;
   schema:name "Emily Brontë" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/52831180#Place/yorkshire_england> # Yorkshire (England)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Yorkshire (England)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> # Manners and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Manners and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1213252> # England--Yorkshire.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "England--Yorkshire." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> # England.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "England." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/107041200> # Geraldine Fitzgerald
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1913" ;
   schema:deathDate "2005" ;
   schema:familyName "Fitzgerald" ;
   schema:givenName "Geraldine" ;
   schema:name "Geraldine Fitzgerald" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/112356096> # William Wyler
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1902" ;
   schema:deathDate "1981" ;
   schema:familyName "Wyler" ;
   schema:givenName "William" ;
   schema:name "William Wyler" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/135151790> # HBO Video (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "HBO Video (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/136333548> # Samuel Goldwyn Co.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Samuel Goldwyn Co." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14972204> # Merle Oberon
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1911" ;
   schema:deathDate "1979" ;
   schema:familyName "Oberon" ;
   schema:givenName "Merle" ;
   schema:name "Merle Oberon" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/153911251> # Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/17416820> # Charles MacArthur
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1895" ;
   schema:deathDate "1956" ;
   schema:familyName "MacArthur" ;
   schema:givenName "Charles" ;
   schema:name "Charles MacArthur" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19678740> # Ben Hecht
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1894" ;
   schema:deathDate "1964" ;
   schema:familyName "Hecht" ;
   schema:givenName "Ben" ;
   schema:name "Ben Hecht" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32199161> # Flora Robson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1902" ;
   schema:deathDate "1984" ;
   schema:familyName "Robson" ;
   schema:givenName "Flora" ;
   schema:name "Flora Robson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34467436> # Laurence Olivier
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1907" ;
   schema:deathDate "1989" ;
   schema:familyName "Olivier" ;
   schema:givenName "Laurence" ;
   schema:name "Laurence Olivier" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46813321> # Samuel Goldwyn
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1879" ;
   schema:deathDate "1974" ;
   schema:familyName "Goldwyn" ;
   schema:givenName "Samuel" ;
   schema:name "Samuel Goldwyn" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59189997> # David Niven
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1910" ;
   schema:deathDate "1983" ;
   schema:familyName "Niven" ;
   schema:givenName "David" ;
   schema:name "David Niven" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/97097302> # Emily Brontë
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1818" ;
   schema:deathDate "1848" ;
   schema:familyName "Brontë" ;
   schema:givenName "Emily" ;
   schema:name "Emily Brontë" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/52831180> # Wuthering Heights (Motion picture : 1939)
   schema:name "Wuthering Heights (Motion picture : 1939)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780783100951>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0783100957" ;
   schema:isbn "9780783100951" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.