Dinner at eight [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp
DVDs | Warner Home Video | c2005 | Standard version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD D COMEDY)
Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, c2005.
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital mono.
In English, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Marie Dressler, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Lee Tracy, Edmund Lowe, Billie Burke, Madge Evans, Jean Hersholt, Karen Morley, Phillips Holmes.
Director, George Cukor ; producer, David O. Selznick ; screenplay, Frances Marion and Herman J. Mankiewicz ; photography, William Daniels ; music, William Axt.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1933.
Based on the play Dinner at eight by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
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.
Special features : documentary profile Harlow the blonde bombshell; comedy short Come to dinner : a satire; theatrical trailer.
MW, 8-05; 4-09(add)
65078 Warner Home Video