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Desk set / Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; producer, Henry Ephron ; screenplay, Phoebe and Henry Ephron ; director, Walter Lang.

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  • 11 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 12 total copies.

Series Information

Studio classic ; 18.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler PL - Butler DVD DES (Text) 73174005017777 DVDs Available -
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza DVD Desk Set (Text) 840191002433816 Auburn Plaza - Movies Available -
Eckhart PL - Main PN1997.D464 2004 (Text) 840191002427088 New Movies - Main Floor Temporarily Unavailable -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville DVD 791.43 DES (Text) 39230031118142 Adult Video Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg DVD DES (Text) 32826011627726 DVD Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library DVD COMEDY (Text) 30477100361116 Main Floor: DVD Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD COMEDY DESK (Text) 39231030818773 Audiovisual Collection Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL VD ENT DES (Text) 30419101202618 Video Disc Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) COM DES (Text) 30032001700738 DVD COMEDY Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD DES (Text) 31951002794896 Main Floor - DVDs Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957.
Based on the play by William Marchant.
Special features: Movietone news: "Designers inspired for new creation by film 'Desk set'"; commentary by actors Dina Merrill and John Lee; still gallery; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Leon Shamroy ; music, Cyril Mockridge ; editor, Robert Simpson.
Participant or Performer Note:
Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Gig Young, Joan Blondell, Dina Merrill, Neva Patterson.
Summary, etc.:
A classic Hepburn-Tracy romance, about the head of the research department at a TV network and an absent-minded computer genius.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: G.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; stereo., mono.
Language Note:
English or Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Downsizing of organizations > Drama.
Office practice > Automation > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Librarians > Drama.
Marchant, William, 1923- > Film adaptations.
Prácticas de oficina > Automatización > Teatro.
Relaciones hombre-mujer > Teatro.
Marchant, William, 1923- > Film and video adaptations.
Genre: Comedy films.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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