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Title The bishop's wife [videorecording] / RKO Radio Pictures Inc., Samuel Goldwyn presents ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; directed by Henry Koster.

Imprint SAnta Monica, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., c2001.


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Description 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1947.
Based on the novel by Robert Nathan.
Credits Director of photography, Gregg Toland ; art directors, Perry Ferguson, George Jenkins ; editor, Monica Collingwood ; music, Hugo Friedhofer ; costume designer, Irene Sharaff.
Cast Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Monty Woolley, James Gleason, Gladys Cooper, Elsa Lanchester.
Summary Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, full-frame presentation; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono.
Language English, French, or Spanish language with subtitles available in English, French, or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Subject Angels -- Drama.
Bishops' spouses -- Drama.
Bishops -- Drama.
Angeles -- Teatro.
Feature films.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre/Form Christmas films.
Comedy films.
Added Author Goldwyn, Samuel, 1879-1974.
Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955.
Bercovici, Leonardo, 1908-1995.
Koster, Henry, 1905-1988
Grant, Cary, 1904-1986.
Young, Loretta, 1913-2000.
Niven, David, 1910-1983
Woolley, Monty, 1888-1963.
Gleason, James, 1886-1959.
Cooper, Gladys, 1888-1971.
Lanchester, Elsa, 1902-1986
Toland, Gregg, 1904-1948.
Ferguson, Perry, 1901-1963.
Collingwood, Monica, 1908-1989.
Friedhofer, Hugo, 1901-1981.
Nathan, Robert, 1894-1985. Bishop's wife.
RKO Radio Pictures, inc.
Samuel Goldwyn Co.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN 0792849140
Standard No. 027616858917
Music No. 1001581 MGM Home Entertainment Inc.

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