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The Resource The bishop's wife., RKO Radio Pictures Inc., Samuel Goldwyn presents ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; directed by Henry Koster

The bishop's wife., RKO Radio Pictures Inc., Samuel Goldwyn presents ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; directed by Henry Koster

Label
The bishop's wife.
Title
The bishop's wife.
Statement of responsibility
RKO Radio Pictures Inc., Samuel Goldwyn presents ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; directed by Henry Koster
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him
Member of
Cataloging source
OWL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gregg Toland ; art directors, Perry Ferguson, George Jenkins ; editor, Monica Collingwood ; music, Hugo Friedhofer ; costume designer, Irene Sharaff
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English, French, or Spanish language with subtitles available in English, French, or Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.L6
LC item number
B585 2001
PerformerNote
Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Monty Woolley, James Gleason, Gladys Cooper, Elsa Lanchester
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1879-1974
  • 1896-1955
  • 1905-1988
  • 1904-1986
  • 1913-2000
  • 1910-1983
  • 1888-1963
  • 1886-1959
  • 1888-1971
  • 1902-1986
  • 1908-1989
  • 1894-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goldwyn, Samuel
  • Sherwood, Robert E.
  • Bercovici, Leonardo
  • Koster, Henry
  • Grant, Cary
  • Young, Loretta
  • Niven, David
  • Woolley, Monty
  • Gleason, James
  • Cooper, Gladys
  • Lanchester, Elsa
  • Toland, Gregg
  • Ferguson, Perry
  • Collingwood, Monica
  • Friedhofer, Hugo
  • Nathan, Robert
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Samuel Goldwyn Co
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
109
Series statement
Vintage classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Angels
  • Bishops' spouses
  • Bishops
  • Ángeles
  • Angels
  • Bishops
  • Bishops' spouses
  • Nathan, Robert
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The bishop's wife., RKO Radio Pictures Inc., Samuel Goldwyn presents ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; directed by Henry Koster
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Based on the novel by Robert Nathan
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
876045
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780792849148
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858917
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
1001581
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 876045
  • (OCoLC)46417557
  • (OCoLC)46417557
System details
DVD, full-frame presentation; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The bishop's wife., RKO Radio Pictures Inc., Samuel Goldwyn presents ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; directed by Henry Koster
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Based on the novel by Robert Nathan
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
876045
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780792849148
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858917
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
1001581
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 876045
  • (OCoLC)46417557
  • (OCoLC)46417557
System details
DVD, full-frame presentation; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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