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Paul Newman, the tribute collection. William Faulkner's The long, hot summer [videorecording] / Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; Jerry Wald's production ; screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Jerry Wald ; directed by Martin Ritt ; a Cinemascope picture.

Wald, Jerry, 1911-1962 (Added Author). Ravetch, Irving. (Added Author). Frank, Harriet. (Added Author). Ritt, Martin, 1914-1990 (Added Author). Newman, Paul, 1925-2008 (Added Author). Woodward, Joanne, 1930- (Added Author). Franciosa, Anthony, 1928-2006 (Added Author). Welles, Orson, 1915-1985 (Added Author). Remick, Lee. (Added Author). Lansbury, Angela, 1925- (Added Author). Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 Long hot summer. (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (Added Author). Cinemascope (Firm) (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Ltd. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Peabody Public Library - Columbia City DVD DRAMA V.1 (Text) 30403001754548 DVD - Drama Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2009.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the novel by William Faulkner.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958.
Released as part of the set titled Paul Newman, the tribute collection.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Joseph La Shelle ; editor, Louis R. Loeffler ; music, Alex North.
Participant or Performer Note: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Anthony Franciosa, Orson Welles, Lee Remick, Angela Lansbury.
Summary, etc.: Ben Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; dual-layer; Dolby Digital stereo., mono.
Language Note: English (stereo.) and French (mono.) language soundtracks with optional English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Swindlers and swindling > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Estafa > Teatro.
Relaciones hombre-mujer > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Melodrama.
Feature films.
Melodrama.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Melodrama.
Adaptation > Feature.

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