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Platinum blonde / Columbia Pictures Corporation ; a Frank Capra production ; producer, Harry Cohn ; story, Harry E. Chandlee, Douglas W. Churchill ; screenplay, Dorothy Howell, Jo Swerling ; director, Frank Capra.

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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
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD PLATINUM (COMDEY) (Text) 39206019387883 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767834275
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Full screen version.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1931.
Special features: scene selection; trailers.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Joseph Walker ; editor, Gene Milford.
Participant or Performer Note:
Loretta Young, Robert Williams, Jean Harlow, Louise Closser Hale, Halliwell Hobbes, Reginald Owen, Edmund Breese, Don Dillaway, Walter Catlett.
Summary, etc.:
"Platinum blonde is a glorious spoof of the newspaper business in New York City during the Depression; Ann Schuyler, a wealthy socialite, meets reporter "Stew" Smith and the two fall madly in love. The comedy begins as she tries to transform him from a ruffian newsman into a convincing gentleman."--Container.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
English dialogue, Japanese or French subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Reporters and reporting > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Socialites > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: Romance drama (Comedy)
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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