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Written on the wind / Universal-International ; screenplay by George Zuckerman ; produced by Albert Zugsmith ; directed by Douglas Sirk.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Criterion collection ; 96.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD WRITTEN (Text) 39206019386612 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1559409134
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Criterion Collection, [2001]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.77:1).
Based on the novel by Robert Wilder.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956.
Special features include: New widescreen digital transfer ; The melodrama archive, annotated filmography of Douglas Sirk ; theatrical trailers for Written on the wind and All that heaven allows ; liner notes by Laura Mulvey.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Russell Matty ; editor, Russell F. Schoengarth ; music, Frank Skinner.
Participant or Performer Note:
Rock Hudson, Lauren Bacall, Robert Stack, Dorothy Malone, Robert Keith.
Summary, etc.:
Drama of a Texas oil magnate brought down by the excesses of his spoiled offspring.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated by MPAA.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
English captions for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note:
Best Supporting Actress Oscar for Dorothy Malone.
Subject: Dysfunctional families > Drama.
Rich people > Drama.
Brothers and sisters > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Digital recordings.
Texas > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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