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Uniform Title Trouble in paradise (Motion picture : 1932)
Title Trouble in paradise [videorecording] / Universal ; a Paramount picture ; Paramount Publix Corporation ; an Ernst Lubitsch production ; screenplay by Samson Raphaelson ; adapted by Grover Jones ; directed by Ernst Lubitsch.

Imprint [New York?] : Criterion Collection, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
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Description 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Criterion collection ; 170
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 170.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1932.
Based on the play by Laszlo Aladar.
Special features: audio commentary by Lubitsch biographer Scott Eyman; new video introduction by Peter Bogdanovich; Lubitsch's 1917 short film Das fidele Gefängnis (The merry jail); 1940 Screen Guild Theater radio program featuring Ernst Lubitsch, Jack Benny, Claudette Colbert, and Basil Rathbone; tributes to Lubitsch written by Billy Wilder, Leonard Maltin, Cameron Crowe, Roger Ebert, and others.
Program notes by Armond White and Enno Patalas inserted in container.
Credits Photography, Victor Milner ; music, W. Franke Harling, Aljoscha Zimmerman (fidele Gefängnis) ; lyrics, Leo Robin ; DVD producer, Johanna Schiller ; camera, Matt Ehling (Peter Bogdanovich introduction) ; editor, Gary Bradley (Peter Bogdanovich introduction).
Cast Miriam Hopkins, Kay Francis, Herbert Marshall, Charlie Ruggles, Edward Everett Horton, C. Aubrey Smith, Robert Greig.
Summary "When thief Gaston Monescu meets his true love in pickpocket Lily, they embark on a scam to rob lovely perfume company executive Mariette Colet. But when Gaston becomes romantically entangled with Mme. Colet, their larcenous ruse is jeopardized and Gaston is forced to choose between two beautiful women"--Container.
Audience MPAA: Not rated.
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English subtitles for the deaf hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject Thieves -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Lubitsch, Ernst, 1892-1947.
Jones, Grover, 1893-1940.
Raphaelson, Samson, 1896-1983.
Harling, W. Franke (William Franke), 1887-1958.
Hopkins, Miriam, 1902-1972.
Francis, Kay, 1905-1968.
Marshall, Herbert, 1890-1966.
Ruggles, Charlie, 1886-1970.
Horton, Edward Everett.
Smith, C. Aubrey (Charles Aubrey), 1863-1948.
Greig, Robert, 1879-1958.
Milner, Victor, 1893-1972.
Aladar, Laszlo. Honest finder.
Paramount Publix Corporation.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note Disc title: Ernst Lubitsch's Trouble in paradise
Added Title Fidele Gefängnis.
Merry jail.
ISBN 1559409290
Standard No. 715515013123
Music No. CC1581D Criterion Collection

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