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The Great McGinty [videorecording] / a Paramount picture.

Angelus, Muriel, 1909-2004 (Added Author). Donlevy, Brian. (Added Author). Sturges, Preston. (Added Author). Tamiroff, Akim, 1899-1972 (Added Author). Paramount Pictures, inc. (Added Author). MCA Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette VIDEO GRE (Text) 31951004118912 Main Floor - Videos Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (82 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : MCA Home Video, c1988.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally issued as motion picture in 1940.
Formatted Contents Note: The Great McGinty -- Preview for Palm Beach story.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Produced by Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges ; director of photography, William C. Mellor ; editor, Hugh Bennett ; musical score, Frederick Hollander.
Participant or Performer Note: Brian Donlevy, Muriel Angelus, Akim Tamiroff.
Summary, etc.: Hobo and crook have hectic political career. Dan McGinty is hungry hobo who makes ends meet and wows ballot-stuffers by voting 37 times in election for mayor. He ultimately ends up a mayor and a governor.
System Details Note: VHS.
Subject: Motion picture trailers.
Political corruption > United States > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Feature films.

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