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The Bishop's wife / RKO Radio Pictures Inc., Samuel Goldwyn presents ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; directed by Henry Koster.

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  • 27 of 27 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Akron Carnegie PL - Akron DVD 99 (Text) 75253000034970 DVD/Classics Available -
Butler PL - Butler DVD BIS (Text) 73174003022038 DVDs Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD VINTAGE BIS (Text) 34304000412185 Adult - DVD Available -
Eckhart PL - Main DVD Bishops Wife (Text) 840191002178540 Movies - Main Floor Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD DRAMA BIS (Text) 33187003905599 Digital Video Disc - R Available -
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Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch DVD.c BISHOP'S (Text) 78294000209340 DVD Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC BISHOP (Text) 37500001902887 Movies Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon DVD DRAMA BISHOP'S 1947 (Text) 30653003286705 Adult Drama dvd Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library DVD CHRISTMAS (Text) 30477100418494 Main Floor: DVD Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Shipshewana Branch DVD CHRISTMAS (Text) 30477100418551 Adult: DVD Available -
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  • ISBN: 0792849140
  • ISBN: 9780792849148
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., [2001]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1947.
Based on the novel by Robert Nathan.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Gregg Toland ; art directors, Perry Ferguson, George Jenkins ; editor, Monica Collingwood ; music, Hugo Friedhofer ; costume designer, Irene Sharaff.
Participant or Performer Note: Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Monty Woolley, James Gleason, Gladys Cooper, Elsa Lanchester.
Summary, etc.: Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, full-frame presentation; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note: English, French, or Spanish language with subtitles available in English, French, or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Subject: Angels > Drama.
Bishops' spouses > Drama.
Bishops > Drama.
Genre: Christmas films.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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