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Title The lady Eve [(DVD) videorecording] / a Paramount picture ; produced by Paul Jones ; written and directed by Preston Sturges.

Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2001]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Fiction  F LAD    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F LAD    DUE 07-17-20
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Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Criterion collection ; 103
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 103.
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Cast Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, William Demarest, Eric Blore, Charles Coburn, Eugene Pallette, Melville Cooper, Martha O'Driscoll, Janet Beecher.
Credits Cinematography, Victor Milner ; editing, Stuart Gilmore ; musical direction, Sigmund Krumgold.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1941.
Includes commentary by Marian Keane and the 1942 Lux radio theater adaptation (Barbara Stanwyck, Ray Milland).
For specific features see interactive menu.
Audience Not rated.
Summary A conniving father and daughter meet up with the heir to a brewery fortune-- a wealthy but naïve snake enthusiast-- and attempt to bamboozle him at a cruise ship card table. Their plan is quickly abandoned when the daughter falls in love with their prey. But when the heir gets wise to her gold-digging ways, she must plot to re-conquer his heart.
Subject Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Swindlers and swindling -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Impostors and imposture -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Deception -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Fathers and daughters -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Jones, Paul, 1901-1968.
Sturges, Preston.
Stanwyck, Barbara, 1907-1990.
Fonda, Henry, 1905-1982.
Demarest, William.
Blore, Eric, 1887-1959.
Coburn, Charles.
Pallette, Eugene, 1889-1954.
Cooper, Melville, 1896-1973.
O'Driscoll, Martha, 1922-1998.
Beecher, Janet.
Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Lux radio theatre (Radio program)
ISBN 1559409142
Standard No. 715515011624
Music No. CC1567D Criterion Collection
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