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The Resource The Bishop's wife, Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)

The Bishop's wife, Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)

Label
The Bishop's wife
Title
The Bishop's wife
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Henry Koster
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him
Member of
Cataloging source
OWL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Hugo Friedhofer ; editing, Monica Collingwood ; director of photography, Gregg Toland
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
  • English, French, or Spanish language with subtitles available in English, French, or Spanish
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Monty Woolley, James Gleason, Gladys Cooper, Elsa Lanchester
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1988
  • 1879-1974
  • 1896-1955
  • 1904-1986
  • 1913-2000
  • 1910-1983
  • 1894-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Koster, Henry
  • Goldwyn, Samuel
  • Sherwood, Robert E.
  • Bercovici, Leonardo
  • Grant, Cary
  • Young, Loretta
  • Niven, David
  • Nathan, Robert
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
109
Series statement
Vintage classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nathan, Robert
  • Angels
  • Bishops' spouses
  • Bishops
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Bishop's wife, Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Full-frame (standard) format
  • From the novel by Robert Nathan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Some copies do not include French or Spanish language options
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm46417557
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780792849148
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 12/17
Other control number
  • 027616858917
  • 883929279593
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1001581
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
1127898
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Bishop's wife, Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Full-frame (standard) format
  • From the novel by Robert Nathan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Some copies do not include French or Spanish language options
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm46417557
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780792849148
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 12/17
Other control number
  • 027616858917
  • 883929279593
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1001581
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
1127898
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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