The Claudette Colbert collection

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
Spanish
Format: DVD 2009
Availability: Unavailable 0 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Status
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD IN TRANSIT
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD
 
Status  IN TRANSIT
 
 
Summary
Three-cornered moon : various members of a Brooklyn family begin looking for employment after Mom loses a fortune on the stock market.
Maid of Salem: an independent young woman is accused of casting evil spells by the Puritan townsfolk.
I met him in Paris: a successful designer must choose between three suitors: a creative playwright, a dashing playboy and a hometown boy.
Bluebeard's eighth wife: Mademoiselle Nicole is the lovely daughter of a destitute French aristocrat. After she catches the eye of a dashing millionaire, their brief courtship results in a marriage proposal. When she learns on their wedding day that her betrothed has been married seven times before, she is determined to teach him a lesson.
No time for love: a working class man falls for a sophisticated fashion photographer but things change when he loses his job and she hires him as her assistant.
Egg and I: a stockbroker retires and goes into the chicken-raising business on a dilapidated farm located miles from civilization.
Contents
Disc one. Three-cornered moon / a Paramount Picture, a B.P. Schulberg production ; directed by Elliott Nugent ; screenplay by S.K. Lauren and Ray Harris
Maid of Salem / Adolph Zukor presents a Paramount Picture ; [directed by] Frank Lloyd ; screenplay by Walter Ferris, Bradley King and Durwood Grinstead. Disc two. I met him in Paris / Adolph Zukor presents a Paramount Picture ; written by Helen Meinardi ; produced and directed by Wesley Ruggles
Bluebeard's eighth wife / Adolph Zukor presents ; Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; English adaptation by Charlton Andrews ; produced and directed by Ernst Lubitsch. Disc three. No time for love / a Paramount Picture ; a Mitchell Leisen production ; directed by Mitchell Leisen ; screenplay by Claude Binyon ; adaptation by Warren Duff
The egg and I / Universal Pictures ; produced and written for the screen by Chester Erskine and Fred F. Finklehoffe ; directed by Chester Erskine.

Additional Information
Subjects Stock exchanges -- United States -- Drama.
Families -- United States -- Drama.
Malicious accusation -- United States -- Drama.
Women -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Designers -- United States -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama.
Marriage proposals -- United States -- Drama.
Remarriage -- United States -- Drama.
Working class men -- United States -- Drama.
Fashion photography -- United States -- Drama.
Stockbrokers -- United States -- Drama.
Chickens -- Housing -- United States -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Comedy films.
Romantic comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Universal City, CA :Universal Studios Home Entertainment,2009
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Three-cornered moon.
Bluebeard's eighth wife.
Egg and I.
Contributors Colbert, Claudette, actor.
Schulberg, B. P., 1892-1957.
Nugent, Elliott, 1896-1980, film director.
Lauren, S. K., 1892-1979, screenwriter.
Harris, Ray, 1885-1971, screenwriter.
Zukor, Adolph, 1873-1976, presenter.
Lloyd, Frank, 1887-1960, film producer, film director.
Ferris, Walter, 1882-1965, screenwriter.
King, Bradley, 1894- screenwriter.
Grinstead, Durwood, screenwriter.
Meinardi, Helen, screenwriter.
Ruggles, Wesley, 1889-1972, film producer, film director.
Brackett, Charles, 1892-1969, screenwriter.
Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002, screenwriter.
Andrews, Charlton, 1878-1939, contributor.
Lubitsch, Ernst, 1892-1947, film producer, film director.
Leisen, Mitchell, 1898-1972, film producer, film director.
Binyon, Claude, 1905-1978, screenwriter.
Duff, Warren, 1904-1973, contributor.
Erskine, Chester, 1905-1986, film producer, screenwriter, film director.
Finklehoffe, Fred F. (Fred Franklin), 1911-1977, film producer, screenwriter.
Arlen, Richard, 1900-1976, actor.
Boland, Mary, 1880-1965, actor.
Ford, Wallace, 1898-1966, actor.
Roberti, Lyda, 1912-1938, actor.
Albright, Hardie, 1903-1975, actor.
Bakewell, William, 1908-1993, actor.
Marsh, Joan, 1913-2000, actor.
MacMurray, Fred, 1908-1991, actor.
Stephens, Harvey, actor.
Ellis, Edward, 1870-1952, actor.
Sondergaard, Gale, 1899-1985, actor.
Dresser, Louise, 1878-1965, actor.
Weidler, Virginia, 1926-1968, actor.
Granville, Bonita, 1923-1988, actor.
Douglas, Melvyn, actor.
Young, Robert, 1907-1998, actor.
Cooper, Gary, 1901-1961, actor.
Horton, Edward Everett, actor.
Niven, David, 1910-1983, actor.
Patterson, Elizabeth, 1875-1966, actor.
Bing, Herman, 1889-1947, actor.
Chase, Ilka, 1905-1978, actor.
Haydn, Richard, 1905-1985, actor.
Main, Marjorie, 1890-1975, actor.
Kilbride, Percy, 1888-1964, actor.
Long, Richard, 1927-1974, actor.
Allbritton, Louise, 1920-1979, actor.
Tonkonogy, Gertrude. Three-cornered moon.
Savoir, Alfred, 1883-1934. Bluebeard's eighth wife.
MacDonald, Betty Bard. Egg and I.
Paramount Pictures Corporation, production company.
Universal Pictures (Firm), production company.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Three-cornered moon: Claudette Colbert, Richard Arlen, Mary Boland, Wallace Ford, Lyda Roberti, Tom Brown, Hardie Albright, William Bakewell, Joan Marsh.
Maid of Salem: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Harvey Stephens, Edward Ellis, Gale Sondergaard, Louise Dresser, Virginia Weidler, Bonita Granville.
I met him in Paris: Claudette Colbert, Melvyn Douglas, Robert Young.
Bluebeard's eighth wife: Claudette Colbert, Gary Cooper, Edward Everett Horton, David Niven, Elizabeth Patterson, Herman Bing.
No time for love: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Ilka Chase, Richard Haydn.
The egg and I: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Marjorie Main, Percy Kilbride, Richard Long, Louise Allbritton.
Audience Not rated (all films).
Language English
French
Spanish
In English with optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanish; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Three-cornered moon (78 min.) was originally released as a motion picture in 1933; Maid of Salem (87 min.) was originally released as a motion picture in 1937; I met him in Paris (87 min.) was originally released as a motion picture in 1937; Bluebeard's eighth wife (86 min.) was originally released as a motion picture in 1938; No time for love (84 min.) was originally released as a motion picture in 1943; The egg and I (108 min.) was originally released as a motion picture in 1947.
Three-cornered moon is from the play by Gertrude Tonkonogy.
Bluebeard's eighth wife is based on the play by Alfred Savoir.
The egg and I is from the best selling book by Betty MacDonald.
System Details DVD; dual layer; region 1; NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Description 3 videodiscs (530 min.) : black and white, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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