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The Resource Icons of screwball comedy, Volume one, Columbia Pictures presents, (videorecording)

Icons of screwball comedy, Volume one, Columbia Pictures presents, (videorecording)

Label
Icons of screwball comedy, Volume one
Title
Icons of screwball comedy
Title number
Volume one
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents
Title variation
Icons of screwball comedy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Disc 1: If you could only cook: A down-on-her-luck cook charms a millionaire into playing along as her husband so they can get work. Too many husbands: A girl finds herself legally wed to two men
  • Disc 2: My sister Eileen: A sister, who has a pretty, younger sister, brings a host of eccentrics through their Greenwich Village apartment. She wouldn't say yes: A button-down psychiatrist battles her patient's impulses while suppressing her own
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
If you could only cook: director, William A. Seiter. Too many husbands: director, Wesley Ruggles. My sister Eileen and She wouldn't say yes: director, Alexander Hall
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • If you could only cook cast: Herbert Marshall, Jean Arthur, Leo Carrillo
  • Too many husbands cast: Jean Arthur, Fred MacMurray, Melvyn Douglas, Harry Davenport, Dorothy Peterson, Melville Cooper
  • My sister Eileen cast: Rosalind Russell, Brian Aherne, Janet Blair, George Tobias, Allyn Joslyn
  • She wouldn't say yes cast: Rosalind Russell, Lee Bowman, Adele Jergens, Charles Winninger
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1964
  • 1889-1972
  • 1894-1968
  • 1890-1966
  • 1908-1991
  • 1902-1986
  • 1874-1965
  • 1895-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Russell, Rosalind
  • Seiter, William A.
  • Ruggles, Wesley
  • Arthur, Jean
  • Hall, Alexander
  • Marshall, Herbert
  • MacMurray, Fred
  • Douglas, Melvyn
  • Aherne, Brian
  • Blair, Janet
  • Bowman, Lee
  • Maugham, W. Somerset
  • Fields, Joseph A.
  • Chodorov, Jerome
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Columbia Pictures
Runtime
336
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women cooks
  • Millionaires
  • Married women
  • Polygamy
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sisters
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Women psychiatrists
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Icons of screwball comedy, Volume one, Columbia Pictures presents, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container ; No title on disc menu
  • Too many husbands is based on the play by W. Somerset Maugham
  • My sister Eileen is based upon the play by Joseph Fields and Jerome Chodorov ; adapted from the stories by Ruth McKenney and produced on the stage by Max Gordon
  • Videorecordings of films originally released 1935-1945
  • Special features: Disc 1: 1946 short film "Ain't love cuckoo;" original theatrical trailers. Disc 2: Original theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. If you could only cook ; Too many husbands ; Ain't love cuckoo -- disc 2. My sister Eileen ; She wouldn't say yes
Control code
ocn428980360
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 336 min.)
Isbn
9781435952928
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.43617 ICONS ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW ; VOLUME 1 ; CC ; D02 ; YVN0909MW53(LAP)
Other control number
043396293892
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
29389
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 428980360
  • (Sirsi) 428980360
  • (OCoLC)428980360
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, NTSC, Region 1, full screen presentation (1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Icons of screwball comedy, Volume one, Columbia Pictures presents, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container ; No title on disc menu
  • Too many husbands is based on the play by W. Somerset Maugham
  • My sister Eileen is based upon the play by Joseph Fields and Jerome Chodorov ; adapted from the stories by Ruth McKenney and produced on the stage by Max Gordon
  • Videorecordings of films originally released 1935-1945
  • Special features: Disc 1: 1946 short film "Ain't love cuckoo;" original theatrical trailers. Disc 2: Original theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. If you could only cook ; Too many husbands ; Ain't love cuckoo -- disc 2. My sister Eileen ; She wouldn't say yes
Control code
ocn428980360
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 336 min.)
Isbn
9781435952928
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.43617 ICONS ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW ; VOLUME 1 ; CC ; D02 ; YVN0909MW53(LAP)
Other control number
043396293892
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
29389
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 428980360
  • (Sirsi) 428980360
  • (OCoLC)428980360
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, NTSC, Region 1, full screen presentation (1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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