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That Hamilton woman / Janus Films ; ITV Global Entertainment ; Alexander Korda Films ; London Film Productions, a film by Alexander Korda ; produced by Alexander Korda ; original screenplay by Walter Reisch & R.C. Sherriff ; directed by Alexander Korda.

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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD VINTAGE THA (Text) 34304000220711 Adult - DVD Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library DVD DRAMA (Text) 30477100375025 Main Floor: DVD Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD THAT (DRAMA) (Text) 39206020298723 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604651850 (DVD)
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1941.
Special features: New, restored High-Definition digital transfer; audio commentary featuring noted film historian Ian Christie; new video interview with author and editor Michael Korda, Alexander's nephew, who discusses growing up in the Korda family and the making of That Hamilton woman; theatrical trailer; 'Alexander Korda presents,' a 1941 promotional radio piece of for the film. Plus a booklet featuring an essay by film critic Molly Haskell.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photographed by Rudolph Maté ; music, Miklós Rózsa.
Participant or Performer Note:
Sir Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh, Alan Mowbray.
Summary, etc.:
Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars of the late eighteenth century. Emma Hart is a beautiful dance hall girl who is sent by her latest lover to stay with his uncle Sir William Hamilton, the British ambassador to Naples. Sir William considers Emma a rare piece of art he must possess. Sir William introduces Emma to Naples' elite society and she soon marries him. Later, Horatio Nelson, a famous English Naval office arrives. Soon, a scandalous, adulterous affair between the British Royal Navy officer and the renowned beauty, Emma begins.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono., NTSC.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805 > Drama.
Hamilton, Emma, Lady, 1765-1815 > Drama.
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 > Drama.
Mistresses > Drama.
Adultery > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.

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