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Uniform Title Midnight (Motion picture : 1939)
Title Midnight [videorecording] / a Paramount picture ; directed by Michael Leisen ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr.

Imprint Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    MID    Available
Description 1 videodisc (1 hr., 35 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Universal Cinema classics
Universal Cinema classics.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
Based on a story by Edwin Justus Mayer and Franz Schulz.
Special features: Exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne ; theatrical trailer.
Credits Photographed by Charles Lang, Jr. ; edited by Doane Harrison ; original score by Frederick Hollander.
Cast Claudette Colbert, Don Ameche, John Barrymore, Francis Lederer, Mary Astor, Elaine Barrie, Hedda Hopper, Rex O'Malley, Monty Woolley.
Summary "... A penniless showgirl (Colbert) impersonates a Hungarian countess and, with the help of an aristocrat (Barrymore), quickly adapts to her new lifestyle. But she stop herself from falling in love with yet another poor man (Ameche)?"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Language English dialogue, optional French subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
False personation -- Drama.
Showgirls -- Drama.
Countesses -- Drama.
Poor -- Drama.
Rich people -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romantic comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Brackett, Charles, 1892-1969.
Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002.
Hornblow, Arthur, Jr., 1893-1976.
Leisen, Mitchell, 1898-1972.
Colbert, Claudette.
Ameche, Don.
Barrymore, John, 1882-1942.
Lederer, Francis, 1899-2000.
Astor, Mary, 1906-1987.
Barrymore, Elaine Barrie.
Hopper, Hedda, 1890-1966.
O'Malley, Rex, 1901-1976.
Woolley, Monty, 1888-1963.
Mayer, Edwin Justus, 1896-1960.
Schulz, Franz, 1897-1971.
Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 025193312921
Music No. 61033129 Universal Studios Home Entertainment

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