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Uniform Title Stella Dallas (Motion picture : 1937)
Title Stella Dallas [videorecording] / Samuel Goldwyn presents ; screen play by Sarah Y. Mason and Victor Heerman ; dramatization by Harry Wagstaff Gribble and Gertrude Purcell ; directed by King Vidor ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2013]


Description 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in.
Description digital optical mono Dolby Digital 2.0 rda
laser optical NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC, Dolby digital mono.
Language English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Cast Barbara Stanwyck, John Boles, Anne Shirley, Barbara O'Neill, Alan Hale, Marjorie Main, George Walcott, Ann Shoemaker, Tim Holt, Nella Walker, Bruce Satterlee, Jimmy Butler, Jack Egger, Dickie Jones. Stella Dallas (1925): Ronald Colman, Belle Bennett, Alice Joyce, Jean Hersholt, Lois Moran, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Charles Lane, Vera Lewis, Beatrix Prior.
Credits Art direction, Richard Day ; musical direction, Alfred Newman ; photography, Rudolph Maté ; costumes, Omar Kiam ; film editor, Sherman Todd. Stella Dallas (1925): photographer, Arthur Edeson ; film editor, Stuart Heisler ; art director, Arthur Stibolt ; costumes by Sophie Wachner.
Note Based on the novel by Olive Higgins Prouty.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1937.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Summary Even after her marriage to well-bred Stephen Dallas ends, irrepressible Stella is determined to give their daughter the life she never had. When it comes down to her child's happiness versus her own, Stella's sacrifice is the epitome of bravery.
Contents Stella Davis (1937, 106 min.) -- Stella Davis (1925, 110 min.) / Samuel Goldwyn presents the Henry King production of ; directed by Henry King ; adapted for the screen by Frances Marion ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; released by United Artists Corporation.
Note Special feature: Stella Davis (1925) silent film version, no musical accompaniment ; title given on container as "Stella Dallas vintage featurette."
Subject Mothers and daughters -- Drama.
Single mothers -- United States -- Drama.
Social classes -- United States -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Silent films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Film remakes.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Goldwyn, Samuel, 1879-1974, presenter, film producer.
Mason, Sarah Y., 1896-1980, screenwriter.
Heerman, Victor, 1893-1977, screenwriter.
Gribble, Harry Wagstaff, 1896-1981, screenwriter.
Purcell, Gertrude, screenwriter.
Vidor, King, 1894-1982, film director.
Stanwyck, Barbara, 1907-1990, actor.
Boles, John, actor.
Shirley, Anne, 1918-1993, actor.
O'Neil, Barbara, 1910-1980, actor.
Hale, Alan, 1892-1950, actor.
Main, Marjorie, 1890-1975, actor.
Walcott, George, 1914-1964, actor.
Shoemaker, Ann, actor.
Holt, Tim, 1918-1973, actor.
Walker, Nella, 1886-1971, actor.
Satterlee, Bruce, 1922-1997, actor.
Butler, Jimmie, 1921-1945, actor.
Egger, Jack, 1927-2010, actor.
Jones, Dickie, 1927-2014, actor.
Day, Richard, 1894-1972, art director.
Newman, Alfred, 1901-1970, musical director.
Maté, Rudolph, 1899-1964, director of photography.
Kiam, Omar, costume designer.
Todd, Sherman, film editor.
King, Henry, 1886-1982, film director.
Marion, Frances, 1888-1973, screenwriter.
Colman, Ronald, 1891-1958, actor.
Bennett, Belle, 1891-1932, actor.
Joyce, Alice, actor.
Hersholt, Jean, 1886-1956, actor.
Moran, Lois, 1909-1990, actor.
Fairbanks, Douglas, Jr., 1909-2000, actor.
Lane, Charles, 1869-1945, actor.
Lewis, Vera, 1873-1956, actor.
Pryor, Beatrix, actor.
Edeson, Arthur, 1891-1970, director of photography.
Heisler, Stuart, 1896-1979, film editor.
Stibolt, Arthur, art director.
Wachner, Sophie, costume designer.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Prouty, Olive Higgins, 1882-1974. Stella Dallas.
United Artists Corporation, production company.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Container of (work) Stella Dallas (Motion picture : 1925)
Standard No. 883929326372
Music No. 1000389977 Warner Bros.
2000084232 Warner Bros. (disc)
3000053006 Warner Bros. (container)
389977 Warner Bros.

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