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Adventures of Ma and Pa Kettle. Volume 1 [videorecording] / Universal Studios.

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  • 7 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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APLS-Decatur VID ADV DVD (Text) 34207001921601 VIDA Available -
Brazil Public Library - Brazil DVD #2532 (Text) 38160000653913 Second Floor, DVD Available -
Brookville Public Library DVD ADV (Text) 38217000465035 DVD-Pink Available -
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown ADVD ADVENTU v.1 d.1-2 (Text) 79361000094031 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Kewanna-Union Township Public Library - Kewanna DVD ADV (Text) 35887000424639 Adult DVD Available -
Perry County Public Library - Tell City DVD MA #1564 (Text) 70621000158658 DVD Available -
Seymour Main Library DVD FIC ADVENTUR (Text) 37500004336919 Movies Checked out 12/08/2016
Warren Public Library - Warren DVD ADV G (Text) 33450000486769 DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (345 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
The egg and I based on the book by Betty MacDonald. The characters in the Ma and Pa Kettle films are based on the characters from The egg and I.
Formatted Contents Note: The egg and I / produced and written by Chester Erskine and Fred F. Finklehofffe ; directed by Chester Erskine (108 min.) -- Ma and Pa Kettle / Universal International presents ; screenplay by Herbert Margolis, Louis Morheim, Al Lewis ; produced by Leonard Goldstein ; directed by Charles Lamont (76 min.) Ma and Pa Kettle go to town / produced by Leonard Goldstein ; story and screenplay by Martin Ragaway, Leonard Stern ; directed by Charles Lamont (80 min.) -- Ma and Pa Kettle back on the farm / produced by Leonard Goldstein ; story and screenplay by Jack Henley ; directed by Edward Sedgwick (81 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note: The egg and I: Director of photography, Milton Krasner ; editor, Russell Schoengarth ; music, Frank Skinner.
Ma and Pa Kettle: Director of photography, Maury Gertsman ; editor, Russell Schoengarth ; music, Milton Schwarzwald.
Ma and Pa Kettle go to town & Ma and Pa Kettle go back on the farm: Director of photography, Charles Van Enger ; editor, Russell Schoengarth.
Participant or Performer Note: The egg and I: Fred MacMurray, Claudette Colbert, Marjorie Main, Percy Kilbride, Richard Long.
Ma and Pa Kettle: Marjorie Main, Percy Kilbride, Richard Long, Meg Randall, Patricia Alphin, Esther Dale.
Ma and Pa Kettle go to town: Marjorie Main, Percy Kilbride, Richard Long, Meg Randall.
Ma and Pa Kettle go back on the farm: Marjorie Main, Percy Kilbride, Richard Long, Meg Randall, Ray Collins.
Summary, etc.: This repackaged set includes "The Egg and I"; "Ma and Pa Kettle"; "Ma and Pa Kettle go to town"; and "Ma and Pa Kettle back on the farm.
The egg and I: A new bride's husband tells her on their wedding night that he quit his job to buy a rustic farm and raise chickens, and their life becomes hilariously complicated with all of the new barnyard problems.
Ma and Pa Kettle: In this hilarious adventure, Ma and Pa's house, a building so rickety it's about to be condemned, is replaced by an ultra-modern prefab that Pa wins by dreaming up a slogan for a tobacco company.
Ma and Pa Kettle go to town: Ma and Pa win a trip to New York, while they have a hilarous time in the big city a mobster, seeking to avoid the police, is minding the kids.
Ma and Pa Kettle back on the farm: Ma & Pa are gratefully returning home after winning a trip to New York, but it appears uranium has been discovered during the digging of a new well.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: G or not rated.
System Details Note: DVD; Region 1; full screen presentations; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Language Note: English dialogue; optional French or Spanish subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Country life > Drama
Spouses > Drama.
Older people > Drama.
Families > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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