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The major and the minor / Universal ; a Paramount Picture ; written by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

Universal Cinema classics.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola DVD (Text) DVD 33118000191208 Adult: DVD Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville DVD MOVIE MAJ (Text) 39230031113176 Adult Video Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD COMEDY MAJ (Text) DVD 33187003986243 Digital Video Disc Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Suggested by a play by Edward Childs Carpenter from a story by Fannie Kilbourne."
Originally released as a motion picture in 1942.
Special features: Exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Leo Tover ; music, Robert Emmett Dolan ; editing, Doane Harrison.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, Rita Johnson, Robert Benchley, Diana Lynn, Lela Rogers, Raymond Roe, Frankie Thomas, Edward Fielding.
Summary, etc.:
A frustrated city girl decides to disguise herself as a youngster in order to get a cheaper train ticket home. But little "Sue Sue" finds herself in a whole heap of grown-up trouble when she hides out in a compartment with handsome Major Kirby and he insists on taking her to his military academy after the train is stalled.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono., dual layer, NTSC.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
This DVD is copy protected.
Language Note:
English dialogue, French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Subject: Man-woman relationships > United States > Drama.
Railroad travel > Drama.
False personation > Drama.
Disguise > Drama.
Girls > Drama.
Children and adults > Drama.
United States. Army > Officers > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Romantic comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Comedy > Feature.
Romance > Feature.
Adaptation > Feature.
Comedy films.

Series Information

Universal Cinema classics.

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