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The importance of being Earnest / British Film Makers, ltd. ; an Anthony Asquith production ; producer, Teddy Baird ; director, Anthony Asquith.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC IMP (Text) 37500003467905 Movies Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch DVD IMPO (Text) 39391005803646 DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780024982 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, NY?] : Criterion Collection, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the play by Oscar Wilde.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1952.
Special features: digital transfer, rare production stills with notes by film historian Bruce Eder, original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Desmond Dickinson ; film editor, John G. Guthridge ; music, Benjamin Frankel.
Participant or Performer Note:
Michael Redgrave, Michael Denison, Margaret Rutherford, Edith Evans, Dorothy Tutin, Joan Greenwood.
Summary, etc.:
A witty, delightful story about a lovestruck suitor named Jack whose fiancee can only love a man named Ernest.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: England > Social life and customs > 19th century > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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