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The Resource Butterfield 8, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screen play by Charles Schnee and John Michael Hayes ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; directed by Daniel Mann

Butterfield 8, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screen play by Charles Schnee and John Michael Hayes ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; directed by Daniel Mann

Label
Butterfield 8
Title
Butterfield 8
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screen play by Charles Schnee and John Michael Hayes ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; directed by Daniel Mann
Title variation
  • John O'Hara's Butterfield 8
  • Butterfield eight
Contributor
Actor
Artistic director
Cinematographer
Composer
Conductor
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Screenwriter
Set designer
Sound designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A high-class call girl in New York and a socially prominant man fall in love. However, he can't forget her past and she resents his distrust, so they battle their emotions and each other, leading to a powerful and explosive climax
Related
Cataloging source
A##
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Bronislau Kaper ; orchestra conducted by Robert Armbruster ; directors of photography, Joseph Ruttenberg and Charles Harten ; art directors, George W. Davis and Urie McCleary ; set decorations, Gene Callahan, J.C. Delaney ; film editor, Ralph E. Winters ; costumes designed by Helen Rose ; associate producer, Kathryn Hereford ; recording supervisor, Franklin Milton
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English or dubbed French with optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Laurence Harvey, Eddie Fisher, Dina Merrill, Mildred Dunnock, Betty Field, Jeffrey Lynn, Kay Medford, Susan Oliver, George Voskovec
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1991.
  • 1916-1962.
  • 1919-2008.
  • 1905-1996.
  • 1932-2011.
  • 1918-1973.
  • 1909-1995.
  • 1932-1990.
  • 1905-1981.
  • 1902-1983.
  • 1896-1994.
  • 1889-1983.
  • 1914-1998.
  • -1990
  • 1904-1985.
  • 1905-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mann, Daniel
  • Schnee, Charles
  • Hayes, John Michael
  • Berman, Pandro S.
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Harvey, Laurence.
  • Fisher, Eddie.
  • Merrill, Dina.
  • Dunnock, Mildred.
  • Field, Betty
  • Lynn, Jeffrey
  • Medford, Kay.
  • Oliver, Susan
  • Voskovec, Jiří
  • Kaper, Bronislaw
  • Armbruster, Robert
  • Ruttenberg, Joseph
  • Harten, Charles.
  • Davis, George W.
  • McCleary, Urie.
  • Callahan, Gene
  • Delaney, J. C.
  • Winters, Ralph E.
  • Rose, Helen
  • Hereford, Kathryn.
  • Milton, Franklin.
  • O'Hara, John
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prostitutes
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Adultery
  • Adultery
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Prostitutes
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Butterfield 8, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screen play by Charles Schnee and John Michael Hayes ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; directed by Daniel Mann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Based on the novel by John O'Hara
  • Also issued as part of the box set Elizabeth Taylor the signature collection
  • Special features: Cast and crew filmographies; Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45055462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/4 in.
Edition
Standard version; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780790747651
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569524422
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 65244
  • 67039
  • 2000042329
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; standard full screen presentation modified from its original version, widescreen presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby digital mono; dual-sided disc
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Butterfield 8, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screen play by Charles Schnee and John Michael Hayes ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; directed by Daniel Mann
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Based on the novel by John O'Hara
  • Also issued as part of the box set Elizabeth Taylor the signature collection
  • Special features: Cast and crew filmographies; Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45055462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/4 in.
Edition
Standard version; Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780790747651
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569524422
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 65244
  • 67039
  • 2000042329
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; standard full screen presentation modified from its original version, widescreen presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby digital mono; dual-sided disc
Video recording format
laserdisc

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