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The country girl [videorecording] / a Perlberg-Seaton production ; Paramount Pictures
DVDs DVDs | Paramount | 2004 | [Fullscreen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD C DRAMA)
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Imprint
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2004].
Edition
[Fullscreen version.]
Descript
1 videodisc (ca. 104 min.) : sd., b&w. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD, Dolby digital mono.
Cast
Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, William Holden, Anthony Ross, Gene Reynolds, Jacqueline Fontaine, Eddie Ryder, Robert Kent, John W. Reynolds.
Credits
Producers, William Perlberg, George Seaton ; writer/director, George Seaton ; 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.
Awards
Academy Awards, USA, 1955: Oscar - Best Actress in a Leading Role (Grace Kelly); Best Writing, Screenplay (George Seaton).
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.
Local Note
MW, 10-04; 7-09(rpl); 3-13(rpl)
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ISBN
0792198069
ISBN/ISSN
097360540949
Music #
05409 Paramount
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