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Bachelor in Paradise / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a Ted Richmond production ; screenplay by Valentine Davies and Hal Kanter ; directed by Jack Arnold.

Arnold, Jack, 1916-1992 (film director.). Davies, Valentine, 1905-1961 (screenwriter.). Kanter, Hal, (screenwriter.). Hope, Bob, 1903-2003 (actor.). Turner, Lana, 1921-1995 (actor.). Paige, Janis, (actor.). Hutton, Jim, 1934-1979 (actor.). Prentiss, Paula, 1938- (actor.). Porter, Don, 1912-1997 (actor.). Grey, Virginia, 1917-2004 (actor.). Caspary, Vera, 1899-1987 Bachelor in paradise. (Added Author). Caspary, Vera, 1899-1987 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Bachelor in Paradise. (Added Author). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, (production company.). Bob Hope, Lana Turner, Janis Paige, Jim Hutton, Paula Prentiss, Don Porter, Virginia Grey, Agnes Moorehead, John McGiver. (Cast).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD BACHELOR (COMEDY) (Text) 39206020688360 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Remastered ed.
  • Publisher: Burbanks, CA : Turner Entertainment : [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the story by Vera Caspary.
"The true confessions and intimate secrets of the world's greatest authority on love"--Container.
Originally produced in the United States as a motion picture in 1961.
Includes trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Joseph Ruttenberg ; music, Henry Mancini ; editor, Richard W. Farrell ; story, Vera Caspary.
Participant or Performer Note:
Bob Hope, Lana Turner, Janis Paige, Jim Hutton, Paula Prentiss, Don Porter, Virginia Grey, Agnes Moorehead, John McGiver.
Summary, etc.:
Taking an assumed name to hide his real identity, Adam rents a house from Rosemary Howard, the only single woman in a paradise filled with lonely housewives and workaholic husbands. There's trouble in Paradise when Adam begins advising the wives on their sex lives while their husbands grow increasingly jealous and indignant.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD-R, NTSC; widescreen, 16x9, 2.4:1; Dolby Digital.
Subject: Caspary, Vera, 1899-1987 > Film adaptations.
Digital recordings.
False personation > Drama.
Identity (Philosophical concept) > Drama.
Bachelors > Drama.
Women > Drama.
Genre: Romantic plays.
Comedy films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Feature films > United States.
Film adaptations.

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