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Title The heiress [(DVD) videorecording] / a Paramount Picture ; written for the screen by Ruth and Augustus Goetz ; produced and directed by William Wyler.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment [distributor], [2007]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F HEI    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F HEI    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Universal Cinema classics.
System Details DVD, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0, dual-layer, NTSC.
Language In English with optional French subtitles or optional English subtitles for the hearing-impaired.
Cast Olivia de Havilland, Montgomery Clift, Ralph Richardson, Miriam Hopkins, Mona Freeman, Vanessa Brown, Selena Royle.
Credits Photography, Leo Tover ; editor, William Hornbeck ; art direction, John Neehan ; costumes, Edith Head ; music, Aaron Copland.
Note From the play by Ruth & Augustus Goetz & the novel "Washington Square" by Henry James.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Special features: introduction by "Turner Classic Movies" host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer.
Audience Not rated.
Summary A wealthy girl falls in love with a penniless man her father is sure only wants her for her money. When she plans to elope, her father threatens to disinherit her. Will she still go through with the marriage?
Awards Academy Awards, 1949: 4 awards including Best Actress (Olivia de Havilland).
Subject Rich people -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Elopement -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Disinheritance -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Local Subject ACADEMY AWARD WINNERS, 1949.
Genre Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Wyler, William, 1902-1981.
Goetz, Ruth.
Goetz, Augustus.
De Havilland, Olivia.
Clift, Montgomery.
Richardson, Ralph, Sir, 1902-1983.
Hopkins, Miriam, 1902-1972.
Freeman, Mona.
Brown, Vanessa, 1928-
Royle, Selena, 1904-1983.
James, Henry, 1843-1916. Washington Square.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title William Wyler's The heiress
Heiress (Motion picture)
Standard No. 025193236722
Music No. 61032367 Universal Pictures
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