The Resource Desk set, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; producer, Henry Ephron ; screenplay, Phoebe and Henry Ephron ; director, Walter Lang, (videorecording)

Desk set, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; producer, Henry Ephron ; screenplay, Phoebe and Henry Ephron ; director, Walter Lang, (videorecording)

Label
Desk set
Title
Desk set
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; producer, Henry Ephron ; screenplay, Phoebe and Henry Ephron ; director, Walter Lang
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A classic Hepburn-Tracy romance, about the head of the research department at a TV network and an absent-minded computer genius
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
EYB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Leon Shamroy ; music, Cyril Mockridge
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D464 2004
PerformerNote
Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Gig Young, Joan Blondell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1992
  • 1914-1971
  • 1898-1972
  • 1900-1967
  • 1907-2003
  • 1913-1978
  • 1901-1974
  • 1896-1979
  • 1923-
  • 1922-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ephron, Henry
  • Ephron, Phoebe
  • Lang, Walter
  • Tracy, Spencer
  • Hepburn, Katharine
  • Young, Gig
  • Blondell, Joan
  • Shamroy, Leon
  • Mockridge, Cyril J.
  • Marchant, William
  • Merrill, Dina
  • Patterson, Neva
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
103
Series statement
Studio classics
Series volume
18
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Downsizing of organizations
  • Office practice
  • Man-woman relationships
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Desk set, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; producer, Henry Ephron ; screenplay, Phoebe and Henry Ephron ; director, Walter Lang, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Based on the play by William Marchant
  • Released in Great Britain as: His other woman
  • Special features: Movietone news: "Designers inspired for new creation by film 'Desk set'"; commentary by actors Dina Merrill and Neva Patterson; still gallery; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm55083426
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115649
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation (2.35:1) ; stereo (English soundtrack), mono (English and Spanish soundtracks) ; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Desk set, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; producer, Henry Ephron ; screenplay, Phoebe and Henry Ephron ; director, Walter Lang, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Based on the play by William Marchant
  • Released in Great Britain as: His other woman
  • Special features: Movietone news: "Designers inspired for new creation by film 'Desk set'"; commentary by actors Dina Merrill and Neva Patterson; still gallery; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm55083426
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115649
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation (2.35:1) ; stereo (English soundtrack), mono (English and Spanish soundtracks) ; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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