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Title Dinner at eight [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.

Imprint Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM/UA Home Video ; Turner Entertainment, 1997.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Video Fiction  VID Dinner at Eight    ---  Inventory in Progress
Description 1 videocassette (113 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Series MGM/UA vintage classics
Note Videocassette release of the 1933 motion picture by Metro-Goldwyn- Mayer Corp. and renewed in 1960 by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.
Contains the original theatrical trailer.
Based on the play "Dinner at Eight" by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber.
Access For private home use only.
Credits Director, George Cukor ; screenplay, Frances Marion, Herman J, Mankiewicz ; photography, William Daniels ; music, William Axt.
Cast Marie Dressler, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Lee Tracy, Edmund Lowe, Billie Burke.
Summary A Park Avenue snob gives a dinner party for a visiting English peer. Little does she realize that her shipping magnate husband is bankrupt and that her daughter is having an affair with an older man.
System Details VHS.
Language Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Dressler, Marie, 1869-1934.
Barrymore, John, 1882-1942.
Beery, Wallace, 1885-1949.
Harlow, Jean, 1911-1937
Barrymore, Lionel, 1878-1954.
Tracy, Lee, 1898-1968.
Lowe, Edmund, 1890-1971.
Burke, Billie, 1885-1970.
Cukor, George, 1899-1983
Marion, Frances, 1888-1973.
Mankiewicz, Herman J. (Herman Jacob), 1897-1953.
Daniels, William, 1895-1970.
Axt, William, 1882-1959.
Kaufman, George S. (George Simon), 1889-1961.
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968.
MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Turner Entertainment Co.
ISBN 0792833414
Music No. M206105 MGM/UA Home Video

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