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The Resource Midnight, a Paramount Picture ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Michael Leisen

Midnight, a Paramount Picture ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Michael Leisen

Label
Midnight
Title
Midnight
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount Picture ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Michael Leisen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A penniless showgirl impersonates a Hungarian countess, and with the help of an aristocrat, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle. But can she stop herself from falling in love with yet another poor man?
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Midnight (Motion picture : 1939)
Credits note
Photographed by Charles Lang, Jr. ; edited by Doane Harrison ; original score by Frederick Hollander
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
M5365448 2008
PerformerNote
Claudette Colbert, Don Ameche, John Barrymore, Francis Lederer, Mary Astor, Elaine Barrie, Monty Woolley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1969
  • 1906-2002
  • 1893-1976
  • 1898-1972
  • 1882-1942
  • 1899-2000
  • 1906-1987
  • 1888-1963
  • 1896-1960
  • 1897-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brackett, Charles
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Hornblow, Arthur
  • Leisen, Mitchell
  • Colbert, Claudette
  • Ameche, Don
  • Barrymore, John
  • Lederer, Francis
  • Astor, Mary
  • Barrymore, Elaine Barrie
  • Woolley, Monty
  • Mayer, Edwin Justus
  • Schulz, Franz
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
95
Series statement
Universal Cinema classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • False personation
  • Showgirls
  • Countesses
  • Poor
  • Rich people
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Midnight, a Paramount Picture ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Michael Leisen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by Edwin Justus Mayer and Franz Schulz
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1939
  • Special features: exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193312921
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
61033129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn190774254
  • (Sirsi) o190774254
  • (OCoLC)190774254
  • 552341
  • 552341
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono., dual layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Midnight, a Paramount Picture ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Michael Leisen
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by Edwin Justus Mayer and Franz Schulz
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1939
  • Special features: exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193312921
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
61033129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn190774254
  • (Sirsi) o190774254
  • (OCoLC)190774254
  • 552341
  • 552341
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono., dual layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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