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Title The country girl [(DVD) videorecording] / the Perlberg-Seaton production ; Paramount Pictures ; produced by William Perlberg, George Seaton ; written for the screen and directed by George Seaton.

Publication Info. Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2004]
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Paramount DVD collection.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue; closed-captioned.
Cast Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, William Holden, Anthony Ross, Gene Reynolds, Jacqueline Fontaine, Eddie Ryder, Robert Kent, John W. Reynolds.
Credits Director of photography, John F. Warren ; art directors, Roland Anderson, Hal Pereira ; editor, Ellsworth Hoagland ; song/lyrics, Ira Gershwin ; music, Harold Arlen ; score, Victor Young ; costume designer, Edith Head.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1954.
Based on the play by Clifford Odets.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Frank Elgin is an alcoholic actor and singer who gets a second change at stardom. His long suffering wife, Georgie, and their marriage is put to the test. Frank is desperate to make a come back and Bernie Dodd is the hotshot Broadway director in need of a "name" star for his new stage production. Georgie is both weary of her husband's weaknesses and Dodd's motives. When Georgie appears to be dragging Frank down, Bernie tries to force her to leave.
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 1954: Oscar - Best Actress in a Leading Role (Grace Kelly); Best Writing, Screenplay (George Seaton).
Subject Actors -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Alcoholism -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Alcoholics -- Family relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Local Subject ACADEMY AWARD WINNERS, 1954.
Genre Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Seaton, George, 1911-1979.
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977.
Grace, Princess of Monaco, 1929-1982.
Holden, William, 1918-1981.
Ross, Anthony, 1906-1955.
Reynolds, Gene, 1925-
Warren, John F.
Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983.
Arlen, Harold, 1905-1986.
Young, Victor, 1900-1956.
Odets, Clifford, 1906-1963. Country girl.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Added Title Country girl (Motion picture : 1954)
ISBN 0792198069
Standard No. 097360540949
Music No. 05409 Paramount
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