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Title The man in the white suit [videorecording] / Ealing Studios production ; screenplay by Roger MacDougall, John Dighton, Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by Michael Balcon ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick.

Imprint Troy, MI : Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2002].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    MAN    Available
Description 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Alec Guinness collection
Note Based on a play by Roger MacDougall.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Special features: theatrical trailer; Alec Guinness bio.
Credits Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Bernard Gribble ; music, Benjamin Frankel.
Cast Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Cecil Parker, Michael Gough, Ernest Thesiger, Vida Hope.
Summary Sir Alec Guinness is Sidney Stratton, an eccentric chemist who invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out, or gets dirty. But when mill owners and workers realize this miracle fiber will destroy their industry, Sidney becomes the most hunted man in the nation.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full-frame presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue; closed-captioned.
Genre/Form Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author MacDougall, Roger.
Dighton, J. (John)
Mackendrick, Alexander, 1912-1993-
Balcon, Michael, 1896-1977.
Guinness, Alec, 1914-2000.
Greenwood, Joan, 1921-1987-
Parker, Cecil, 1897-1971.
Gough, Michael, 1916-2011.
Thesiger, Ernest Frederic Graham, 1879-1961.
Ealing Studios.
Music No. DV11476 Anchor Bay

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