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Title Grand Hotel [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn Mayer ; Loew's Inc. ; directed by Edmund Goulding ; American play version by William A. Drake.

Imprint [United States] : Turner Entertainment Co. ; Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    GRA    Available
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the novel by Vicki Baum.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1932.
Special features: documentary "Checking Out: Grand Hotel"; Hollywood premier; "Just a Word of Warning" theatre announcement; vintage musical short: "Nothing Ever Happens"; theatrical trailers: Grand Hotel (1932) and Week-end at the Waldorf (1945)
Credits Photography, William Daniels ; film editor, Blanche Sewell ; recording director, Douglas Shearer ; art director, Cedric Gibbons.
Cast Greta Garbo, John Barrymore, Joan Crawford, Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, Lewis Stone, Jean Hersholt.
Summary The glitz and glitter of Berlin's Grand Hotel comes alive with this story of love and betrayal. Contains both fullscreen and widescreen.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, standard version; Dolby Digital mono ; dual-layer format.
Language English (mono) or French (mono) dialogue ; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Award, 1932: Best Picture.
Subject Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960 -- Film and video adaptations.
Hotels -- Germany -- Drama.
Luxury -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Ballets -- Drama.
Homicide -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Goulding, Edmund, 1891-1959.
Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960. Menschen im Hotel.
Garbo, Greta, 1905-1990.
Barrymore, John, 1882-1942.
Crawford, Joan, 1908-1977.
Beery, Wallace.
Barrymore, Lionel, 1878-1954.
Stone, Lewis, 1879-1953.
Hersholt, Jean, 1886-1956.
ISBN 1419810561
Standard No. 012569675162
Music No. 67516 Warner Home Video

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