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The Resource The great lie, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screenplay by Lenore Coffee ; directed by Edmund Goulding, (videorecording)

The great lie, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screenplay by Lenore Coffee ; directed by Edmund Goulding, (videorecording)

Label
The great lie
Title
The great lie
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screenplay by Lenore Coffee ; directed by Edmund Goulding
Title variation
  • Bette Davis
  • Bette Davis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Tempestuous and ambitious concert pianist Sandra Kovac shares a bond with down-to-earth Maggie Van Allen and her little boy, Pete. Sandra's chic New York friends can't imagine what the two women have in common. What they don't know is that Pete is Sandra's son - the son of the heroic aviator both women love
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 1942: Oscar - Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Mary Astor)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Max Steiner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.M45
LC item number
G7438 2008
PerformerNote
Bette Davis, George Brent, Mary Astor, Lucile Watson, Hattie McDaniel, Grant Mitchell, Jerome Cowan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1891-1959
  • 1908-1989
  • 1904-1979
  • 1906-1987
  • 1879-1962
  • 1895-1952
  • 1874-1957
  • 1897-1972
  • 1888-1971
  • 1906-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coffee, Lenore
  • Goulding, Edmund
  • Davis, Bette
  • Brent, George
  • Astor, Mary
  • Watson, Lucile
  • McDaniel, Hattie
  • Mitchell, Grant
  • Cowan, Jerome
  • Steiner, Max
  • Banks, Polan
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women pianists
  • Mothers and sons
  • Rich people
  • Air pilots
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The great lie, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screenplay by Lenore Coffee ; directed by Edmund Goulding, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • From a novel by Polan Banks
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1941" short subjects gallery; vintage newsreel; "At the stroke of twelve" Broadway Brevities short; Oscar-nominated Sports Parade "Kings of the turf;" "Porky's pooch" classic cartoon; trailers
Bar code
  • 31223134304170
  • 31223134304196
  • 31223134304204
  • 31223083722331
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781419864384
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391203117
  • 085391187578
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)214108614
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The great lie, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; screenplay by Lenore Coffee ; directed by Edmund Goulding, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • From a novel by Polan Banks
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1941" short subjects gallery; vintage newsreel; "At the stroke of twelve" Broadway Brevities short; Oscar-nominated Sports Parade "Kings of the turf;" "Porky's pooch" classic cartoon; trailers
Bar code
  • 31223134304170
  • 31223134304196
  • 31223134304204
  • 31223083722331
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781419864384
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391203117
  • 085391187578
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)214108614
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD

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