The Resource The magnificent Yankee, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp. ; director, John Sturges

The magnificent Yankee, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp. ; director, John Sturges

Label
The magnificent Yankee
Title
The magnificent Yankee
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp. ; director, John Sturges
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dramatizes the life of Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, from his appointment to the Supreme Court by Theodore Roosevelt, through the administrations of Taft, Wilson, and Franklin D. Roosevelt, with particular focus on the love between Holmes and his wife Fanny, and their relationships with their many "sons," Holmes' law students
Member of
Cataloging source
GO3
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay, Emmet Lavery, based on his play ; director, John Sturges ; producer, Armand Deutsch
LC call number
PN1995.9.J8
LC item number
M23 2009
PerformerNote
Edith Evanson (Annie Gough); James Lydon (Clinton); Richard Anderson (Reynolds); Guy Anderson (Baxter); Ian Wolf (Adams); Philip Ober (Owen Wister); Eduard Franz (Louis Brandeis); Ann Harding (Fanny Bowditch Holmes); Louis Calhern (Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., the Magnificent Yankee); Robert Sherwood (Drake); Hugh Sanders (Parker); Harlan Warde (Norton); Charles Evans (Chief Justice Fuller); John R. Hamilton (Justice White); Dan Tobin (Dixon)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1956
  • 1902-1981
  • 1910-1992
  • 1923-
  • 1926-2017
  • 1896-1992
  • 1902-1982
  • 1902-1983
  • -1980
  • 1909-1982
  • 1902-1986
  • 1886-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Calhern, Louis
  • Harding, Ann
  • Sturges, John
  • Deutsch, Armand
  • Evanson, Edith
  • Lydon, James
  • Anderson, Richard
  • Anderson, Guy
  • Wolfe, Ian
  • Ober, Philip
  • Franz, Eduard
  • Sherwood, Robert
  • Sanders, Hugh
  • Warde, Harlan
  • Evans, Charles
  • Hamilton, J. R.
  • Tobin, Dan
  • Lavery, Emmet
  • Biddle, Francis
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
89
Series statement
WB Home Entertainment Group archive collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holmes, Oliver Wendell
  • Holmes, Fanny Bowditch Dixwell
  • Wister, Owen
  • Judges
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The magnificent Yankee, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp. ; director, John Sturges
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Not rated
  • This disc is expected to play back in "play only" devices and may not play on other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives
  • Based on the play The magnificent Yankee, by Emmet Lavery, as produced and staged by Arthur Hopkins, opening in New York on January 22, 1946, which was based on the book Mr. Justice Holmes by Francis Biddle, originally published in New York in 1942
  • Originally distributed by Loew's, Inc
  • Also aired on National Broadcasting Company's Hallmark hall of fame program in 1965
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
424642313
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316126882
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)424642313
System details
DVD (Mod disc); mono.; Dolby digital; 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The magnificent Yankee, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp. ; director, John Sturges
Publication
Note
  • Not rated
  • This disc is expected to play back in "play only" devices and may not play on other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives
  • Based on the play The magnificent Yankee, by Emmet Lavery, as produced and staged by Arthur Hopkins, opening in New York on January 22, 1946, which was based on the book Mr. Justice Holmes by Francis Biddle, originally published in New York in 1942
  • Originally distributed by Loew's, Inc
  • Also aired on National Broadcasting Company's Hallmark hall of fame program in 1965
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
424642313
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316126882
Other physical details
sound, black & white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)424642313
System details
DVD (Mod disc); mono.; Dolby digital; 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

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