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The Resource Guess who's coming to dinner, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kramer production ; written by William Rose ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer, (videorecording)

Guess who's coming to dinner, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kramer production ; written by William Rose ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer, (videorecording)

Label
Guess who's coming to dinner
Title
Guess who's coming to dinner
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kramer production ; written by William Rose ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Crusading newspaper publisher Matt Drayton's liberal principles are put to the test when his daughter, Joey, announces her engagement to John Prentice, an internationally renowned African-American physician. While Matt's wife, Christina, readily accepts Joey's decision, Matt intends to withhold his consent, forgetting that when it comes to matters of the heart, true love is colorblind
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1967: Best Actress (Katharine Hepburn) ; Best Original Screenplay (William Rose)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Sam Leavitt ; editor, Robert C. Jones ; music, DeVol
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • English, French or Spanish dialogue, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Spencer Tracy, Sidney Poitier, Katharine Hepburn, Katharine Houghton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1987
  • 1900-1967
  • 1907-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kramer, Stanley
  • Rose, William
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • Hepburn, Katharine
  • Houghton, Katharine
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
Stanley Kramer film collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interracial marriage
  • Racism
  • Parent and adult child
  • Parental acceptance
  • Families
Technique
live action
Label
Guess who's coming to dinner, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kramer production ; written by William Rose ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1967
  • Special features: Introductions by Tom Brokaw, Quincy Jones, Karen Kramer and Steven Spielberg; "A love story of today" featurette; "A special kind of love" featurette; "Stanley Kramer: a man's search for truth"; 2007 Producers Guild of America "Stanley Kramer" Award presentation to Al Gore; Stanley Kramer accepts the Irving Thalberg Award; photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc one: Feature film -- Disc two: Special features
Control code
156915599
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th anniversary ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 107 min.)
Isbn
9781424869008
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396211001
  • 043396221291
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 21100
  • 22129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)156915599
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 3.0, remastered in High Definition
Terms governing use
These discs are copy protected
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Guess who's coming to dinner, Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Kramer production ; written by William Rose ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1967
  • Special features: Introductions by Tom Brokaw, Quincy Jones, Karen Kramer and Steven Spielberg; "A love story of today" featurette; "A special kind of love" featurette; "Stanley Kramer: a man's search for truth"; 2007 Producers Guild of America "Stanley Kramer" Award presentation to Al Gore; Stanley Kramer accepts the Irving Thalberg Award; photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc one: Feature film -- Disc two: Special features
Control code
156915599
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th anniversary ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 107 min.)
Isbn
9781424869008
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396211001
  • 043396221291
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 21100
  • 22129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)156915599
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 3.0, remastered in High Definition
Terms governing use
These discs are copy protected
Video recording format
DVD

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