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The Resource Dinner at eight, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp. ; directed by George Cukor ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Frances Marion and Herman J. Mankiewicz. --, (videorecording)

Dinner at eight, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp. ; directed by George Cukor ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Frances Marion and Herman J. Mankiewicz. --, (videorecording)

Label
Dinner at eight
Title
Dinner at eight
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp. ; directed by George Cukor ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Frances Marion and Herman J. Mankiewicz. --
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A Park Avenue snob gives a dinner party for a visiting English peer. Little does she realize that her shipping magnate husband is bankrupt and that her daughter is having an affair with an older man
Cataloging source
OSTC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, William Daniels ; music, William Axt
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
PG
Language note
  • Includes audio tracks in English with subtitles in English, French and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Marie Dressler, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Lee Tracy, Edmund Lowe, Billie Burke, Madge Evans, Jean Hersholt, Karen Morley, Phillips Holmes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1983
  • 1902-1965
  • 1888-1973
  • 1897-1953
  • 1869-1934
  • 1882-1942
  • 1911-1937
  • 1878-1954
  • 1898-1968
  • 1890-1971
  • 1885-1970
  • 1909-1981
  • 1886-1956
  • 1907-1942
  • 1882-1959
  • 1887-1968
  • 1889-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cukor, George
  • Selznick, David O.
  • Marion, Frances
  • Mankiewicz, Herman J.
  • Dressler, Marie
  • Barrymore, John
  • Beery, Wallace
  • Harlow, Jean
  • Barrymore, Lionel
  • Tracy, Lee
  • Lowe, Edmund
  • Burke, Billie
  • Evans, Madge
  • Hersholt, Jean
  • Morley, Karen
  • Holmes, Phillips
  • Axt, William
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Kaufman, George S.
  • Turner Home Entertainment
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Snobs and snobbishness
  • Rich people
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Parties
  • Comedy films
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Dinner at eight, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp. ; directed by George Cukor ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Frances Marion and Herman J. Mankiewicz. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
  • Based on the play Dinner at eight by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 111 min.)
Isbn
9780790744575
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569507821
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65078
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbs00077830
  • 553029
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dinner at eight, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp. ; directed by George Cukor ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Frances Marion and Herman J. Mankiewicz. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
  • Based on the play Dinner at eight by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 111 min.)
Isbn
9780790744575
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569507821
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
65078
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbs00077830
  • 553029
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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