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The Resource The importance of being earnest, Janus Films ; J. Arthur Rank Organisation ; British Film Makers, Ltd. ; produced by Teddy Baird ; directed by Anthony Asquith, (videorecording)

The importance of being earnest, Janus Films ; J. Arthur Rank Organisation ; British Film Makers, Ltd. ; produced by Teddy Baird ; directed by Anthony Asquith, (videorecording)

Label
The importance of being earnest
Title
The importance of being earnest
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; J. Arthur Rank Organisation ; British Film Makers, Ltd. ; produced by Teddy Baird ; directed by Anthony Asquith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lovestruck suitor is put off when his fiancee announces she can only love a man named Earnest
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Importance of being earnest (Motion picture : 1952)
Credits note
Director of photography, Desmond Dickinson; camera, David Harcourt; art director, Carmen Dillon; film editor, John D. Guthridge; music, Benjamin Frankel
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Michael Denison, Edith Evans, Joan Greenwood, Miles Malleson, Michael Redgrave, Margaret Rutherford, Dorothy Tutin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1968
  • 1888-1976
  • 1921-1987
  • 1854-1900
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Asquith, Anthony
  • Denison, Michael
  • Evans, Edith
  • Greenwood, Joan
  • Frankel, Benjamin
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Janus Films
  • Rank Organisation
  • British Film Makers, Ltd
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
95
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
158
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Social norms
  • Mistaken identity
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The importance of being earnest, Janus Films ; J. Arthur Rank Organisation ; British Film Makers, Ltd. ; produced by Teddy Baird ; directed by Anthony Asquith, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Oscar Wilde
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1952
  • Features: rare production stills with notes by film historian Bruce Eder, original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
pm2002007334
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9780780024984
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429165621
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
IMP060
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780780024984
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The importance of being earnest, Janus Films ; J. Arthur Rank Organisation ; British Film Makers, Ltd. ; produced by Teddy Baird ; directed by Anthony Asquith, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Oscar Wilde
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1952
  • Features: rare production stills with notes by film historian Bruce Eder, original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
pm2002007334
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9780780024984
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429165621
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
IMP060
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780780024984
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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