The Claudette Colbert collection

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: DVD 2009
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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
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.
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
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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