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William Wyler's the heiress / a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Ruth and Augustus Goetz ; produced and directed by William Wyler.

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Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria DRAMA HEI (Text) 37521530671231 AMPL Adult DVD Drama Available -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD HEIRESS (Text) 79361000016883 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood EDVD HEI (Text) 36626102815958 AV Entertainment DVD Available -
Noble Co PL - East (Avilla) DVD HEI (PG) (Text) 38131004284666 NCPLE-DVD Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton DVD Movie Heiress (Text) 30890000304087 DVD/Blu-ray Upper Level Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD HEI (Text) 31951003176606 Main Floor - DVDs Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial DVD FIC HEIRESS (Text) 33946002380678 Movies . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment [distributor], [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
From the play by Ruth & Augustus Goetz & the novel "Washington Square" by Henry James.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Special features: introduction by "Turner Classic Movies" host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Leo Tover ; editor, William Hornbeck ; art direction, John Neehan ; costumes, Edith Head ; music, Aaron Copland.
Participant or Performer Note:
Olivia de Havilland, Montgomery Clift, Ralph Richardson, Miriam Hopkins, Mona Freeman, Vanessa Brown, Selena Royle.
Summary, etc.:
A wealthy girl falls in love with a penniless man her father is sure only wants her for her money. When she plans to elope, her father threatens to disinherit her. Will she still go through with the marriage?
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0, dual-layer, NTSC.
Language Note:
In English with optional French subtitles or optional English subtitles for the hearing-impaired.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, 1949: 4 awards including Best Actress (Olivia de Havilland).
Subject: Rich people > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Elopement > Drama.
Disinheritance > Drama.
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Thrillers (Television programs)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Suspense films.

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