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A letter to three wives / Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Sol C. Siegel ; screenplay and direction by Joseph L. Mankiewicz.

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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

Studio classic ; 27.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library DVD LET 5449 (Text) 78551000805449 DVD Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton DVD Movie Letter (Text) 30890000033223 DVD/Blu-ray Upper Level Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 103 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Adapted by Vera Caspary from a Cosmopolitan Magazine novel by John Klempner.
Special features: commentary by Christopher Mankiewicz with Joseph L. Mankiewicz biographers Kenneth Geist and Cheryl Lower "Linda Darnell: Hollywood's Fallen Angel" as seen on Biography on the A & E Network Movietone News Footage (Oscar presentations); restoration comparison; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Arthur C. Miller ; editor, J. Watson Webb Jr. ; music, Alfred Newman ; costume designer, Kay Nelson.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jeanne Crain, Linda Darnell, Ann Sothern, Kirk Douglas, Paul Douglas, Barbara Lawrence, Jeffrey Lynn, Connie Gilchrist, Florence Bates, Hobart Cavanaugh.
Summary, etc.:
Delicious Americana showing reactions of three women who receive a letter from the town flirt who has run off with one of their husbands. Based on John Klempner's novel.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Letters > Drama.
Adultery > Drama.
Married people > Drama.
Genre: DVDs.
Digital video discs.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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