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My man Godfrey / screen play by Morrie Ryskind, Eric Hatch ; directed by Gregory La Cava.

Powell, William (Author). La Cava, Gregory, 1892-1952 (producer,, director.). Powell, William, 1892-1984 (actor.). Lombard, Carole, 1908-1942 (actor.). Brady, Alice, 1892-1939 Motion picture adaptation of (work): (actor.). Hatch, Eric, 1901-1973 My man Godfrey (Added Author). William Powell, Carole Lombard, Alice Brady, Jean Dixon, Gail Patrick. (Cast).
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Criterion collection ; 114.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC MY (Text) 9781681435008S On Order On order -
Newton Co PL - Lake Village Memorial Township Library DVD MY (Text) 71561000145088 DVDs Checked out 01/19/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681435008 : DVD
  • ISBN: 1681435004 : DVD
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in..
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Criterion Collection Inc [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1936.
Based on the novel by Eric Hatch.
Mono, full screen 1.33:1.
Features: new program featuring jazz and film critic Gary Giddins; new interview with critic Nick Pinkerton on director Gregory La Cava; outtakes; Lux Radio Theatre adaptation of the film from 1938; newsreels depicting Great Depression class divides; trailer; an essay by critic Farran Smith Nehme.
Participant or Performer Note:
William Powell, Carole Lombard, Alice Brady, Jean Dixon, Gail Patrick.
Summary, etc.:
When an eccentric society girl hires a tramp as a butler, he teaches her that there is more to life than money.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Subject: Rich people > Drama.
Butlers > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Dysfunctional families > Drama.
Hatch, Eric, 1901-1973 > Film adaptations.
Genre: Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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