The Resource A foreign affair, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder and Richard L. Breen ; adaptation by Robert Harari ; original story by David Shaw ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)

A foreign affair, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder and Richard L. Breen ; adaptation by Robert Harari ; original story by David Shaw ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)

Label
A foreign affair
Title
A foreign affair
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder and Richard L. Breen ; adaptation by Robert Harari ; original story by David Shaw ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Phoebe Frost, an upright Republican member of Congress, travels to Berlin to look into reports of corruption among the occupying American forces. She enlists an Army captain in her crusade and finds herself falling for him, unaware that he is the man romantically involved with a German cabaret singer who can lead army investigators to a high-level Nazi war criminal"--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Foreign affair (Motion picture : 1948)
Credits note
Director of photography, Charles B. Lang, Jr. ; music, Frederick Hollander
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
Jean Arthur, Marlene Dietrich, John Lund, Millard Mitchell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1991
  • 1892-1969
  • 1911-1992
  • 1900-1953
  • 1916-2007
  • 1906-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arthur, Jean
  • Brackett, Charles
  • Breen, Richard L
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Harari, Robert
  • Hollaender, Friedrich
  • Lang, Charles B
  • Lund, John
  • Mitchell, Millard
  • Shaw, David
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Paramount Pictures, inc
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
112
Series statement
TCM vault collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corruption investigation
  • Nazis
  • Reconstruction (1939-1951)
  • War criminals
  • Women legislators
  • Women singers
  • Berlin (Germany)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A foreign affair, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder and Richard L. Breen ; adaptation by Robert Harari ; original story by David Shaw ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192139420
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00278669
  • 917079
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full frame (aspect ratio 1.33:1); Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A foreign affair, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder and Richard L. Breen ; adaptation by Robert Harari ; original story by David Shaw ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192139420
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00278669
  • 917079
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full frame (aspect ratio 1.33:1); Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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