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The Resource Adam's rib, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by George Cukor

Adam's rib, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by George Cukor

Label
Adam's rib
Title
Adam's rib
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by George Cukor
Contributor
Composer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A husband and wife lawyer team clash when the wife defends a woman on trial for shooting her spouse. The lawyer-husband is the prosecutor
Cataloging source
JFN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, George J. Folsey; film editor, George Boemler; music, Miklos Rozsa
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional soundtrack in French; optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Judy Holliday, Tom Ewell, David Wayne, Jean Hagen, Hope Emerson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1983
  • 1907-1995
  • 1896-1985.
  • 1912-1999.
  • 1900-1967
  • 1907-2003
  • 1909-1994
  • 1914-1995
  • 1923-1977
  • 1897-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cukor, George
  • Rózsa, Miklós
  • Gordon, Ruth
  • Kanin, Garson
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Hepburn, Katharine
  • Holliday, Judy
  • Ewell, Tom
  • Wayne, David
  • Hagen, Jean
  • Emerson, Hope
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women lawyers
  • Dual-career families
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Adam's rib, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by George Cukor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, full screen version
  • Original released as motion picture in 1949
  • Special feature: 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
Control code
ocm44917944
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780790743936
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569505520
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65055
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono; standard version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Adam's rib, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by George Cukor
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, full screen version
  • Original released as motion picture in 1949
  • Special feature: 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
Control code
ocm44917944
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780790743936
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569505520
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
65055
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono; standard version
Video recording format
DVD

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