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Title Higher and higher [videorecording] / RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; screen play by Jay Dratler and Ralph Spence ; additional dialogue by William Bowers and Howard Harris ; produced and directed by Tim Whelan.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. : Warner Bros. Entertainment : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD Frank Sinatra Collection  Higher and Higher    ---  DUE 01-13-20
Description 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Frank Sinatra collection
Frank Sinatra. The early years
Frank Sinatra collection (Turner Entertainment Co.)
Frank Sinatra. Early years.
Note Based upon the musical play "Higher and higher" (book by Gladys Hurlbut and Joshua Logan ; produced by Dwight Deere Wiman ; music and lyrics of song 'Disgustingly rich' by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart).
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1943.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English dialogue with subtitles in English and French; subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Cast Michele Morgan, Jack Haley, Frank Sinatra, Leon Errol, Marcy McGuire, Victor Borge, Mary Wickes, Elisabeth Risdon, Barbara Hale, Mel Torme, Paul and Grace Hartman, Dooley Wilson, Ivy Scott.
Credits Director of photography, Robert de Grasse ; editor, Gene Milford ; musical direction, C. Bakaleinikoff.
Audience Not rated by MPAA.
Summary Formerly rich Mr. Drake is broke...with his household staff's wages in arrears. Conniving valet Mike O'Brien hatches a scheme to pass off the scullery maid as Drake's debutante daughter and net a rich husband for the benefit of all.
Subject Rich people -- United States -- Drama.
Household employees -- Drama.
Valets -- Drama.
Bankruptcy -- Drama.
Deception -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Debutantes -- Drama.
Marriage -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Fiction films.
Musical films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Musical films.
Comedy films.
Musical -- Feature.
Comedy -- Feature.
Added Author Whelan, Tim, 1893-1957.
Dratler, Jay, 1911-1968.
Spence, Ralph, 1889-1949.
Bowers, William, 1916-1987.
Harris, Howard, -1986.
Hurlbut, Gladys, 1898-1988.
Logan, Joshua, 1908-1988.
Wiman, Dwight Deere, 1895-1951.
Morgan, Michèle, 1920-2016
Haley, Jack, 1899-1979.
Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998.
Errol, Leon, 1881-1951.
McGuire, Marcy, 1926-
Borge, Victor, 1909-2000.
Wickes, Mary, 1910-1995.
Risdon, Elizabeth, 1887-1958.
Hale, Barbara, 1922-2017.
Tormé, Mel, 1925-1999.
Hartman, Paul, 1904-1973.
Hartman, Grace, 1907-1955.
Wilson, Dooley, 1894-1953.
Scott, Ivy, 1886-1947.
RKO Radio Pictures.
Turner Entertainment Co.
Warner Bros. Entertainment.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419867660

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