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The Resource Wife vs. secretary, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Clarence Brown's production ; Loew's Incorporated ; directed by Clarence Brown ; screen play by Norman Krasna, John Lee Mahin, Alice Duer Miller ; produced by Hunt Stromberg, (videorecording)

Wife vs. secretary, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Clarence Brown's production ; Loew's Incorporated ; directed by Clarence Brown ; screen play by Norman Krasna, John Lee Mahin, Alice Duer Miller ; produced by Hunt Stromberg, (videorecording)

Label
Wife vs. secretary
Title
Wife vs. secretary
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Clarence Brown's production ; Loew's Incorporated ; directed by Clarence Brown ; screen play by Norman Krasna, John Lee Mahin, Alice Duer Miller ; produced by Hunt Stromberg
Title variation
Wife versus secretary
Contributor
Actor
Artistic director
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Sound designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Of course Linda Stanhope trusts her husband Van. Their marriage is based on love and respect. Who cares if Van's secretary has the face of an angel and the body of a chorus girl? Who says a blonde bombshell can't type and take dictation? But people are whispering. And when Linda calls Van's hotel room late at night during his solo business trip to Havana, guess who answers
Related
Cataloging source
RBP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Musical score by Herbert Stothart and Edward Ward ; recording director, Douglas Shearer ; art director, Cedric Gibbons ; wardrobe by Dolly Tree ; photographed by Ray June ; film editor, Frank E. Hull
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M27
LC item number
W544 2006
PerformerNote
Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Myrna Loy, May Robson, George Barbier, James Stewart, Hobart Cavanaugh, Tom Dugan, Gilbert Emery, Marjorie Gateson, Gloria Holden
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1987
  • 1902-1984
  • 1874-1942
  • 1894-1968
  • 1901-1960
  • 1911-1937
  • 1905-1993
  • 1858-1942
  • 1864-1945
  • 1908-1997
  • 1886-1950
  • 1889-1955
  • 1875-1945
  • 1891-1977
  • 1908-1991
  • 1885-1949
  • 1896-1971
  • 1899-1971
  • 1895-1960
  • 1898-1958
  • 1882-1968
  • 1893-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brown, Clarence
  • Krasna, Norman
  • Mahin, John Lee
  • Miller, Alice Duer
  • Stromberg, Hunt
  • Gable, Clark
  • Harlow, Jean
  • Loy, Myrna
  • Robson, May
  • Barbier, George
  • Stewart, James
  • Cavanaugh, Hobart
  • Dugan, Tom
  • Emery, Gilbert
  • Gateson, Marjorie
  • Holden, Gloria
  • Stothart, Herbert
  • Ward, Edward
  • Shearer, Douglas
  • Gibbons, Cedric
  • Tree, Dolly
  • June, Ray
  • Hull, Frank E.
  • Baldwin, Faith
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
87
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Secretaries
  • Husband and wife
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Relaciones humanas
  • Matrimonio
Technique
live action
Label
Wife vs. secretary, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Clarence Brown's production ; Loew's Incorporated ; directed by Clarence Brown ; screen play by Norman Krasna, John Lee Mahin, Alice Duer Miller ; produced by Hunt Stromberg, (videorecording)
Link
http://firstsearch.oclc.org/WebZ/DCARead?standardNoType=1&standardNo=9781419833748:srcdbname=worldcat:fromExternal=true&sessionid=0
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the Cosmopolitan magazine story by Faith Baldwin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Also issued as part of the box set: Clark Gable the signature collection
  • Special features : "New shoes" vintage musical short film; "The public pays" a Crime does not pay short film; Theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features : Vintage musical short film: New shoes ; short film: The public pays (from Crime doesn't pay series) ; Theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Isbn
9781419827372
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569792326
  • 012569679948
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 79232
  • 67994
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm70137951
System details
DVD;region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrial exhibition; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wife vs. secretary, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Clarence Brown's production ; Loew's Incorporated ; directed by Clarence Brown ; screen play by Norman Krasna, John Lee Mahin, Alice Duer Miller ; produced by Hunt Stromberg, (videorecording)
Link
http://firstsearch.oclc.org/WebZ/DCARead?standardNoType=1&standardNo=9781419833748:srcdbname=worldcat:fromExternal=true&sessionid=0
Publication
Note
  • From the Cosmopolitan magazine story by Faith Baldwin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Also issued as part of the box set: Clark Gable the signature collection
  • Special features : "New shoes" vintage musical short film; "The public pays" a Crime does not pay short film; Theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features : Vintage musical short film: New shoes ; short film: The public pays (from Crime doesn't pay series) ; Theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
Isbn
9781419827372
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569792326
  • 012569679948
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 79232
  • 67994
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm70137951
System details
DVD;region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrial exhibition; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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