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Magic town [videorecording] / written and produced by Robert Riskin ; directed by William A. Wellman.

Riskin, Robert. (Added Author). Wellman, William A., 1896-1975 (Added Author). Stewart, James G., 1907-1997 (Added Author). Wyman, Jane, 1917-2007 (Added Author). Smith, Kent, 1907-1985 (Added Author). Sparks, Ned, 1883-1957 (Added Author). Ford, Wallace, 1898-1966 (Added Author). Toomey, Regis, 1898-1991 (Added Author). Melange Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Olive Films. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library DVD MAGIC (COMEDY) (Text) 39206020823835 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Olive Films, c2013.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1947.
Participant or Performer Note: James Stewart, Jane Wyman, Kent Smith, Ned Sparks, Wallace Ford, Regis Toomey.
Summary, etc.: An ambitious pollster finds a small town whose citizens' opinions accurately reflect those of America at large. On discovering this oddity in the darling town of Grandview, Smith plots to exploit this mathematical miracle. Posing as an insurance salesman along with his two sidekicks, Ike Sloan and Mr. Twiddle, he romances the local newspaper editor while trying to keep her from discovering his true intentions.
Target Audience Note: Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, full screen (1.37:1) presentation.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Public opinion > Drama.
Small cities > Drama.
Impostors and imposture > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.

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