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The Resource William Wyler's the heiress, a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Ruth and Augustus Goetz ; produced and directed by William Wyler, (videorecording)

William Wyler's the heiress, a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Ruth and Augustus Goetz ; produced and directed by William Wyler, (videorecording)

Label
William Wyler's the heiress
Title
William Wyler's the heiress
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Ruth and Augustus Goetz ; produced and directed by William Wyler
Title variation
Heiress
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A wealthy girl falls in love with a penniless man her father is sure only wants her for her money. When she plans to elope, her father threatens to disinherit her. Will she still go through with the marriage?
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1950: Best Actress (Olivia de Havilland) ; Best Art Direction-Set Decoration (John Meehan, Harry Horner, Emile Kuri) ; Best Costume Design (Edith Head, Gile Steele) ; Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture (Aaron Copland)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Heiress (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photography, Leo Tover ; editor, William Hornbeck ; art direction, John Neehan ; costumes, Edith Head ; music, Aaron Copland
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English, with optional French subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
PerformerNote
Olivia de Havilland, Montgomery Clift, Ralph Richardson, Miriam Hopkins, Mona Freeman, Vanessa Brown, Selena Royle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1981
  • 1902-1983
  • 1902-1972
  • 1928-1999
  • 1904-1983
  • 1900-1990
  • 1843-1916
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  • Wyler, William
  • Goetz, Ruth
  • Goetz, Augustus
  • De Havilland, Olivia
  • Clift, Montgomery
  • Richardson, Ralph
  • Hopkins, Miriam
  • Freeman, Mona
  • Brown, Vanessa
  • Royle, Selena
  • Copland, Aaron
  • James, Henry
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
116
Series statement
Universal Cinema classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rich people
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Elopement
  • Disinheritance
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
William Wyler's the heiress, a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Ruth and Augustus Goetz ; produced and directed by William Wyler, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the play by Ruth & Augustus Goetz & the novel "Washington Square" by Henry James
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special features: introduction by "Turner Classic Movies" host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm80155105
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Lccn
00576962
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193236722
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61032367
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00576962
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
William Wyler's the heiress, a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Ruth and Augustus Goetz ; produced and directed by William Wyler, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • From the play by Ruth & Augustus Goetz & the novel "Washington Square" by Henry James
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special features: introduction by "Turner Classic Movies" host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm80155105
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Lccn
00576962
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193236722
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61032367
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00576962
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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