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Title Dinner at eight [(DVD) videorecording] / directed by George Cukor ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screen play by Frances Marion and Herman J. Mankiewicz ; [produced by] Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment, [2005]
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 95th Street Adult DVD Fiction  F DIN    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F DIN    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Closed-captioned. English soundtrack ; optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles.
Cast Marie Dressler, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Lee Tracy, Edmund Lowe, Billie Burke.
Credits Photography, William Daniels ; film editor, Ben Lewis ; music, William Axt.
Note DVD release of the 1933 motion picture.
Based on the play Dinner at eight by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber.
Special features : Harlow the blonde bombshell; Come to dinner : a satire; theatrical trailer.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary A Park Avenue snob gives a dinner party for a visiting English peer. Little does she realize that her shipping magnate husband is bankrupt and that her daughter is having an affair with an older man.
Subject Snobs and snobbishness -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Rich people -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Dysfunctional families -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Parties -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Romantic comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Cukor, George, 1899-1983.
Selznick, David O., 1902-1965.
Marion, Frances, 1888-1973.
Mankiewicz, Herman J. (Herman Jacob), 1897-1953.
Dressler, Marie, 1869-1934.
Barrymore, John, 1882-1942.
Beery, Wallace.
Harlow, Jean, 1911-1937.
Barrymore, Lionel, 1878-1954.
Tracy, Lee, 1898-1968.
Lowe, Edmund, 1890-1971.
Burke, Billie, 1885-1970.
Axt, William, 1882-1959.
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968.
Kaufman, George S. (George Simon), 1889-1961. Dinner at eight.
ISBN 0790744570
Music No. 65078 Turner Entertainment
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