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Man's favorite sport? / A Universal Picture ; produced by Howard Hawks ; screenplay by John Fenton Murray and Steve McNeil ; directed by Howard Hawks.

Hudson, Rock, 1925-1985 (Added Author). Universal Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977 (Added Author). Murray, John Fenton, 1917-1996 (Added Author). McNeil, Steve, 1908-1983 (Added Author). Prentiss, Paula, 1938- (Added Author). Perschy, Maria. (Added Author). Holt, Charlene, 1928-1996 (Added Author). Harlan, Russell, 1903-1974 (Added Author). Gilmore, Stuart, 1913-1971 (Added Author). Mancini, Henry. (Added Author). Frank, Pat, 1907-1964 Girl who almost got away. (Added Author).
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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0783279035 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
From the story "The girl who almost got away" by Pat Frank.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Russell Harlan ; film editor, Stuart Gilmore ; music, Henry Mancini.
Participant or Performer Note:
Rock Hudson, Paula Prentiss, Maria Perschy, Charlene Holt.
Summary, etc.:
An ace fishing equipment salesman and renowned author on the subject can't stand the outdoors or fishing. A public relations representative for a major fishing tournament wants Rock to be the competition's star attraction. When he confesses he doesn't know the first thing about the sport, Prentiss and a con man attempt to give the expert a crash course on being a great outdoorsman.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
In English, with optional French and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Selling > Fishing > Equipment and supplies > Drama.
Tournament fishing > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Ventas > Pesca > Aparatos y accesorios > Teatro.
Torneos > Teatro.
Pesca > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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