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The Resource High society, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters, (videorecording)

High society, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters, (videorecording)

Label
High society
Title
High society
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
In this sophisticated musical comedy, a society wedding is being arranged in Newport, Rhode Island. The beautiful Tracy Samantha Lord is to marry George Kittredge. However, Tracy's ex-husband, the songwriter C.K. Dexter-Haven, has never stopped loving her and has hopes of winning her back. A New York scandal sheet reporter and photographer arrive to cover the wedding and complicate the tangled romances
Related
Cataloging source
CWJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Paul C. Vogel ; editor, Ralph E. Winters ; music & lyrics by Cole Porter ; music supervised & adapted by Johnny Green and Saul Chaplin
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned; in English or Français with subtitles in English, Français or Español. Bonus material/trailer may not be subtitled
PerformerNote
Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Celeste Holm, John Lund, Louis Calhern, Sidney Blackmer, Louis Armstrong and his Band
Runtime
107
Technique
live action
Label
High society, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based on the play, The Philadelphia story by Philip Barry
  • Special features: Soundtrack remastered in Dolby Digital 5.1; Featurette: Cole Porter in Hollywood: True Love, hosted by Celeste Holm; premiere newsreel; CinemaScope cartoon: Millionaire Droopy; audio-only bonus: radio ads; Trailers for this and The Philadelphia Story; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn245049811
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9781419867781
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929005963
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o245049811
  • (OCoLC)245049811
System details
DVD, dual-layer format ; English Dolby surround 5.1, French mono., widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
High society, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based on the play, The Philadelphia story by Philip Barry
  • Special features: Soundtrack remastered in Dolby Digital 5.1; Featurette: Cole Porter in Hollywood: True Love, hosted by Celeste Holm; premiere newsreel; CinemaScope cartoon: Millionaire Droopy; audio-only bonus: radio ads; Trailers for this and The Philadelphia Story; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn245049811
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9781419867781
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929005963
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o245049811
  • (OCoLC)245049811
System details
DVD, dual-layer format ; English Dolby surround 5.1, French mono., widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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