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The long, hot summer [videorecording] / Jerry Wald Productions, Inc., and Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
DVDs DVDs | Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment | c2003 | Widescreen ed.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD L DRAMA)
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Adult DVD-Feature Film DVD L DRAMA CHECK SHELF

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Imprint
Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2003.
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Descript
1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; English stereo. surround, French and Spanish mono.
Note
Includes English, dubbed French, and dubbed Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Closed-captioned.
Cast
Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Anthony Franciosa, Orson Welles, Lee Remick, Angela Lansbury.
Credits
Screenplay, Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; director, Martin Ritt ; cinematography, Joseph LaShelle ; editor, Louis R. Loeffler.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1958.
Based on three stories by William Faulkner.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
Ben Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills.
Note
Special features: AMC Backstory "Long Hot Summer"; Movie Tone News: The Long Hot Summer in World Premiere, a Louisiana Triumph"; theatrical trailer.
Local Note
MW, 1-08
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ISBN/ISSN
024543075530
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