The Resource Jean Arthur drama collection, Turner Classic Movies, (DVD)

Jean Arthur drama collection, Turner Classic Movies, (DVD)

Label
Jean Arthur drama collection
Title
Jean Arthur drama collection
Statement of responsibility
Turner Classic Movies
Title variation
Drama collection
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Whirlpool: "Buck Rankin, the owner of a disreputable traveling carnival, is sentenced to prison for twenty years on a manslaughter charge. Not wanting his wife to waste her life waiting for him, he forges a note from the warden to her, claiming he died in an escape attempt. Upon his release years later, Rankin reinvents himself as a nightclub owner but his past life comes back to haunt him"--Container
  • Most precious thing in life: "Ellen, an elderly cleaning woman, returns to her former hometown and finds a job at the university. While cleaning the dormitory rooms, she learns that one of the attending students is Chris Kelsey ... , the son she had to abandon years early. Though she keeps her true identity a secret, Ellen develops a close attachment to Chris"--Container
  • The defense rests: "Law school graduate Joan Hayes ... hounds attorney Matthew Mitchell for a job. Impressed by her spunk and intelligence, Mitchell hires her but Joan quickly becomes disillusioned with her employer's criminal clients"--Container
  • Party wire: "When Matthew Putnam, heir to the Putnam Dairy fortune, returns to his hometown to attend to family business, the local women take a special interest in his bachelor status. Once it becomes apparent that he is only interested in Marge Oliver ... , jealousy gives away to gossip"--COntainer
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Whirlpool: Photography, Benjamin Kline ; film editor, Richard Cahoon
  • Most precious thing in life: Photography, John Stumar ; film editor, Richard Cahoon
  • The defense rests: Photography, Joseph August ; film editor, Robert Carlisle
  • Party wire: Photography, Allen Siegler ; film editor, Viola Lawrence
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
  • Whirlpool: Jack Holt, Jean Arthur, Donald Cook
  • Most precious thing in life: Richard Cromwell, Jean Arthur, Donald Cook
  • The defense rests: Jack Holt, Jean Arthur, Nat Pendleton
  • Party wire: Jean Arthur, Victor Jory, Helen Lowell, Robert Allen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1887-1946
  • 1893-1969
  • 1896-1980
  • 1899-1971
  • 1898-1954
  • 1890-1971
  • 1906-
  • 1897-1964
  • 1894-1977
  • 1900-1991
  • 1888-1951
  • 1901-1961
  • 1910-1960
  • 1895-1967
  • 1902-1982
  • 1866-1937
  • 1906-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Neill, Roy William
  • Hillyer, Lambert
  • Kenton, Erle C.
  • Howell, Dorothy
  • Hill, Ethel
  • Rogers, Howard Emmett
  • Schary, Dore
  • Ingham, Travis
  • Swerling, Jo
  • Lawson, John Howard
  • Arthur, Jean
  • Holt, Jack
  • Cook, Donald
  • Cromwell, Richard
  • Pendleton, Nat
  • Jory, Victor
  • Lowell, Helen
  • Allen, Robert
  • Manning, Bruce
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Turner Classic Movies (Television network)
Runtime
278
Series statement
TCM Vault collection
Technique
live action
Label
Jean Arthur drama collection, Turner Classic Movies, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Container title
  • Party wire: From the novel by Bruce Manning
  • Whirlpool, Most precious thing in life and The defense rests originally produced as motion pictures in 1934; Party wire originally produced as a motion picture in 1935
  • Special features include publicity stills, scene stills, movie poster, behind-the-scenes photos, a TCMDb article, and an introduction by Ben Mankiewicz to the film Whirlpool
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (ca. 68 min.)
  • Party line
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play, Ethel Hill and John Howard Lawson ; directed by Erle C. Kenton
  • (ca. 69 min.)
  • Whirlpool
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play, Dorothy Howell and Ethel Hill ; story, Howard Emmett Rogers ; directed by Roy William Neill
  • (ca. 72 min.)
  • Most precious thing in life
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play, Ethel Hill & Dore Schary ; story, Travis Ingham ; directed by Lambert Hillyer
  • (ca. 69 min.)
  • The defense rests
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; story and screen play, Jo Swerling ; directed by Lambert Hillyer
Control code
ocn796088399
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 278 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
609224114694
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)796088399
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full-frame (1.33:1 aspect ratio); NTSC; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jean Arthur drama collection, Turner Classic Movies, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Container title
  • Party wire: From the novel by Bruce Manning
  • Whirlpool, Most precious thing in life and The defense rests originally produced as motion pictures in 1934; Party wire originally produced as a motion picture in 1935
  • Special features include publicity stills, scene stills, movie poster, behind-the-scenes photos, a TCMDb article, and an introduction by Ben Mankiewicz to the film Whirlpool
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (ca. 68 min.)
  • Party line
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play, Ethel Hill and John Howard Lawson ; directed by Erle C. Kenton
  • (ca. 69 min.)
  • Whirlpool
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play, Dorothy Howell and Ethel Hill ; story, Howard Emmett Rogers ; directed by Roy William Neill
  • (ca. 72 min.)
  • Most precious thing in life
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play, Ethel Hill & Dore Schary ; story, Travis Ingham ; directed by Lambert Hillyer
  • (ca. 69 min.)
  • The defense rests
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; story and screen play, Jo Swerling ; directed by Lambert Hillyer
Control code
ocn796088399
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 278 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
609224114694
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)796088399
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full-frame (1.33:1 aspect ratio); NTSC; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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