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

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

Label
Dinner at eight
Title
Dinner at eight
Statement of responsibility
directed by George Cukor ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Frances Marion and Herman J. Mankiewicz ; [produced by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
EOW
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, William Daniels ; film editor, Ben Lewis ; music, William Axt
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned. English soundtrack ; optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Marie Dressler, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Lee Tracy, Edmund Lowe, Billie Burke
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
  • 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
  • Axt, William
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Kaufman, George S.
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Snobs and snobbishness
  • Rich people
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Parties
Technique
live action
Label
Dinner at eight, directed by George Cukor ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Frances Marion and Herman J. Mankiewicz ; [produced by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1933
  • Based on the play Dinner at eight by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber
  • Special features include, Harlow the blonde bombshell ; Come to dinner : a satire ; original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
57967135
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (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
(OCoLC)57967135
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital mono. ; standard version ; dual layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dinner at eight, directed by George Cukor ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Frances Marion and Herman J. Mankiewicz ; [produced by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1933
  • Based on the play Dinner at eight by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber
  • Special features include, Harlow the blonde bombshell ; Come to dinner : a satire ; original theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
57967135
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (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
(OCoLC)57967135
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital mono. ; standard version ; dual layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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