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The Resource A letter to three wives, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Sol C. Siegel ; screenplay and direction by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, (videorecording DVD)

A letter to three wives, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Sol C. Siegel ; screenplay and direction by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, (videorecording DVD)

Label
A letter to three wives
Title
A letter to three wives
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Sol C. Siegel ; screenplay and direction by Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Slice of Americana about three women on a group vacation receiving a letter from a flirt who has run off with one of their husbands- but who leaves the wives guessing as to which husband's been stolen
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Arthur C. Miller ; editor, J. Watson Webb Jr. ; music, Alfred Newman ; costume designer, Kay Nelson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned, main feature only
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.L476 2005
PerformerNote
Jeanne Crain, Linda Darnell, Ann Sothern, Kirk Douglas, Paul Douglas, Barbara Lawrence, Jeffrey Lynn, Connie Gilchrist, Florence Bates, Hobart Cavanaugh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1903-1982
  • 1923-1965
  • 1909-2001
  • 1916-
  • 1907-1959
  • 1930-2013
  • 1909-1995
  • 1901-1985
  • 1888-1954
  • 1886-1950
  • 1916-2000
  • 1901-1970
  • 1899-1987
  • 1898-1972
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Siegel, Sol C.
  • Mankiewicz, Joseph L
  • Crain, Jeanne
  • Darnell, Linda
  • Sothern, Ann
  • Douglas, Kirk
  • Douglas, Paul
  • Lawrence, Barbara
  • Lynn, Jeffrey
  • Gilchrist, Connie
  • Bates, Florence
  • Cavanaugh, Hobart
  • Miller, Arthur C
  • Webb, J. Watson
  • Newman, Alfred
  • Caspary, Vera
  • Klempner, John
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
103
Series statement
20th Century Fox studio classics
Series volume
27
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Klempner, John
  • Letters
  • Adultery
  • Married people
Technique
live action
Label
A letter to three wives, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Sol C. Siegel ; screenplay and direction by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Adapted by Vera Caspary from the novel : Letter to Five Wives / by John Klempner
  • Special features: optional commentary by Christopher Mankiewicz with Joseph L. Mankiewicz biographers Kenneth Geist and Cheryl Lower ; "Linda Darnell: Hollywood's Fallen Angel" A & E Network Biography program (45 min.); restoration comparison; theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen format 1.33:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543131397
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1459307
  • (OCoLC)ocm57300248
  • (OCoLC)57300248
  • 1459307
System details
DVD, region 1; stereo, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A letter to three wives, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Sol C. Siegel ; screenplay and direction by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Adapted by Vera Caspary from the novel : Letter to Five Wives / by John Klempner
  • Special features: optional commentary by Christopher Mankiewicz with Joseph L. Mankiewicz biographers Kenneth Geist and Cheryl Lower ; "Linda Darnell: Hollywood's Fallen Angel" A & E Network Biography program (45 min.); restoration comparison; theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen format 1.33:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543131397
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1459307
  • (OCoLC)ocm57300248
  • (OCoLC)57300248
  • 1459307
System details
DVD, region 1; stereo, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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