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The life of Emile Zola [videorecording] / directed by William Dieterle.

Muni, Paul, 1895-1967 (Added Author). Dieterle, William, 1893-1972 (Added Author). Sondergaard, Gale, 1899- (Added Author). Schildkraut, Joseph, 1895-1964 (Added Author). Holden, Gloria, 1908- (Added Author). Crisp, Donald, 1880-1974 (Added Author). O'Brien-Moore, Erin, 1902-1979 (Added Author). O'Neill, Henry, 1891-1961 (Added Author). Carnovsky, Morris. (Added Author). Calhern, Louis, 1895-1956 (Added Author). Raine, Norman Reilly, 1895-1971 (Added Author). Herald, Heinz. (Added Author). Herczeg, Gza, 1888-1964 (Added Author). Steiner, Max, 1888-1971 (Added Author). Josephson, Matthew, 1899-1978 (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 0790793075
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sd., b&w. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. : [2005], c1937.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1937.
Story by Heinz Herald and Geza Herczeg.
Source material, Matthew Josephson's "Zola and his time."
Special features include: dramatic short, The littlest diploman; musical short, Romance Road; cartoon, Ain't we got fun; audio recording of 5/8/39 Lux radio theater production starring Muni; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Screenplay, Norman Reilly Raine, Heinz Herald and Geza Herczeg ; photography, Tony Gaudio ; film editor, Warren Low ; music, Max Steiner.
Participant or Performer Note: Paul Muni, Gale Sondergaard, Joseph Schildkraut, Gloria Holden, Donald Crisp, Erin O'Brien-Moore, Henry O'Neill, Morris Carnovsky, Louis Calhern.
Summary, etc.: Explores the career of the novelist who championed the cause of France's oppressed.
Target Audience Note: Canadian Home Video Rating: G.
System Details Note: DVD; NTSC; region 1; standard presentation (4:3) preserving the 1.37:1 aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note: In English with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Awards Note: Academy award for best picture, 1937. Also Best screenplay, Best supporting actor. Total of 10 nominations.
Oscar winner, 1937
Subject: Zola, Emile, 1840-1902 > Drama.
Novelists, French > 19th century > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Biographical films.

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