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Title Make way for tomorrow [videorecording] / a Paramount Picture ; Adolf Zukor presents ; a film by Leo McCarey ; screen play by Viña Delmar ; directed by Leo McCarey.

Imprint [Irvington, NY] : The Criterion Collection, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    MAK    Available
Edition [Special ed.] ; full screen.
Description 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.+ 1 booklet ([32] p.)
Series The Criterion collection ; 505
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 505.
Note Based on a novel by Josephine Lawrence and a play by Helen and Nolan Leary.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1937.
Special features: "Tomorrow, yesterday and today:" a new video interview featuring filmmaker Peter Bogdanovich discussing the career of Leo McCarey and 'Make way for tomorrow;' new video interview with critic Gary Giddins in which he talks about McCarey's artistry and the political and social context of the film. Booklet features new essays by critic Tag Gallagher and filmmaker Bertrand Tavenier, and an excerpt from film scholar Robin Wood's "Sexual politics & narrative film," c1998.
Credits Music direction by Boris Morros ; cinematography, William C. Mellor ; editor, LeRoy Stone ; music, Victor Young, George Antheil ; dvd produced by Karen Stetler.
Cast Victor Moore, Beulah Bondi, Fay Bainter, Thomas Mitchell, Porter Hall, Barbara Read, Maurice Moscovitch, Elisabeth Risdon, Minna Gombell, Ray Mayer, Ralph Remley, Louise Beavers.
Summary After losing their house to foreclosure, an elderly couple is separated when none of their five children will take them in together.
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono, high definition digital transfer.
Language Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject Lawrence, Josephine, 1897?-1978 -- Film adaptations.
Foreclosure -- United States -- Drama.
Separation (Psychology) -- United States -- Drama.
Parent and adult child -- United States -- Drama.
Married people -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Feature films
Feature films -- United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author McCarey, Leo. Director.
Zukor, Adolph, 1873-1976. Producer.
Delmar, Viña, 1903-1990. Screenwriter.
Moore, Victor, 1876-1962. Actor.
Bondi, Beulah, 1892-1981. Actor.
Bainter, Fay, 1892-1968. Actor.
Mitchell, Thomas, 1892-1962. Actor.
Hall, Porter, 1888-1953.
Read, Barbara, 1917-1963.
Moscovich, Maurice, 1871-1940.
Risdon, Elizabeth, 1887-1958.
Gombell, Minna, 1892-1973.
Mayer, Ray, -1948.
Remley, Ralph, 1885-1939.
Young, Victor, 1889-1968. Composer.
Antheil, George, 1900-1959. Composer.
Beavers, Louise, 1902-1962.
Lawrence, Josephine, 1897?-1978. Make way for tomorrow.
Leary, Helen.
Leary, Nolan.
Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note Title on disc surface and subtitle on screen following title screen credits : "Honor thy father and thy mother"
Added Title Honor thy father and thy mother : make way for tomorrow
ISBN 9781604652307
Standard No. 715515052412
Music No. CC1862 Criterion Collection

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