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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, (DVD)

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

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
Actor
Art director
Composer
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
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, 1949: 4 awards including Best Actress (Olivia de Havilland).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Heiress (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Leo Tover ; editor, William Hornbeck ; art direction, John Meehan ; costumes, Edith Head ; music, Aaron Copland
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional French subtitles or optional English subtitles for the hearing-impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
H457477 2007
PerformerNote
Olivia de Havilland, Montgomery Clift, Ralph Richardson, Miriam Hopkins, Vanessa Brown, Mona Freeman, Ray Collins, Betty Linley, Selena Royle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1981,
  • 1902-1983,
  • 1902-1972,
  • 1928-1999-
  • 1889-1965,
  • 1890-1951,
  • 1904-1983,
  • 1902-1964,
  • 1901-1983,
  • 1902-1963,
  • 1900-1990,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wyler, William
  • Goetz, Ruth,
  • Goetz, Augustus,
  • De Havilland, Olivia,
  • Clift, Montgomery,
  • Richardson, Ralph
  • Hopkins, Miriam
  • Brown, Vanessa
  • Freeman, Mona,
  • Collins, Ray
  • Linley, Betty
  • Royle, Selena
  • Tover, Leo
  • Hornbeck, William
  • Meehan, John
  • Head, Edith,
  • Copland, Aaron
  • Goetz, Ruth
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc.,
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm),
Runtime
116
Series statement
Universal Cinema classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Goetz, Ruth
  • Heiresses
  • Rich people
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Elopement
  • Disinheritance
  • Abusive men
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, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the stage play by Ruth and Augustus Goetz, suggested by the Henry James novel "Washington Square"
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special features: introduction by "Turner Classic Movies" host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Full frame version -- Exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English Dolby digital 2.0 mono -- Subtitles: English (SDH) ; French
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193236722
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 61032367
  • 2000530
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm80155105
  • (OCoLC)80155105
  • 2389209
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; dual-layer; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
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, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the stage play by Ruth and Augustus Goetz, suggested by the Henry James novel "Washington Square"
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special features: introduction by "Turner Classic Movies" host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Full frame version -- Exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English Dolby digital 2.0 mono -- Subtitles: English (SDH) ; French
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193236722
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 61032367
  • 2000530
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm80155105
  • (OCoLC)80155105
  • 2389209
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; dual-layer; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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