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The Resource His girl Friday, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks, (videorecording)

His girl Friday, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks, (videorecording)

Label
His girl Friday
Title
His girl Friday
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An unscrupulous newspaper editor uses every dirty trick in the book to keep his ace reporter/ex-wife from retiring and remarrying in this twist on The front page
Cataloging source
ISM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph Walker; editing, Gene Havlick
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
English (mono) or Spanish language soundtrack, with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean & Thai ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H58 2000
PerformerNote
Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy, Gene Lockhart, Helen Mack, Porter Hall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1977
  • 1910-1976
  • 1904-1986
  • 1904-1991
  • 1891-1957
  • 1895-1956
  • 1893-1964
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hawks, Howard
  • Lederer, Charles
  • Grant, Cary
  • Russell, Rosalind
  • Bellamy, Ralph
  • Lockhart, Gene
  • MacArthur, Charles
  • Hecht, Ben
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
91
Series statement
Columbia classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Hecht, Ben
  • MacArthur, Charles
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Newspaper editors
  • Reporters and reporting
  • Divorced people
  • Women journalists
  • Comedy films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
His girl Friday, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, full screen version
  • Full screen format (aspect ratio 1.33)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1939
  • Based on the play The front page, by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur, as produced by Jed Harris
  • Special features: 4 featurettes ; vintage advertising ; theatrical trailers ; talent files ; interactive menus ; production notes ; scene selections
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm45415858
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Isbn
9780767828031
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396267091
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
26709
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
His girl Friday, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, full screen version
  • Full screen format (aspect ratio 1.33)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1939
  • Based on the play The front page, by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur, as produced by Jed Harris
  • Special features: 4 featurettes ; vintage advertising ; theatrical trailers ; talent files ; interactive menus ; production notes ; scene selections
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm45415858
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Isbn
9780767828031
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396267091
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
26709
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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