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Title Daddy long legs [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents a CinemaScope(R) production ; produced by Samuel G. Engel ; directed by Jean Negulesco ; screenplay by Phoebe and Henry Ephron.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2005, c1955.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka DVD Collection  DVD23    ---  Available
Edition Widescreen format.
Description 1 videodisc (126 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Marquee musicals
Note Closed-captioned.
Title and credits from container.
From the novel by Jean Webster.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1955.
Special features: audio commentary by Ava Astaire McKenzie and film historian/author Ken Barnes with archival commentary by songwriter Johnny Mercer; Fox Movietone news footage - Hollywood, New York and London premieres; still photo gallery.
Credits Words and music by Johnny Mercer ; ballets by Roland Petit.
Cast Fred Astaire, Leslie Caron.
Summary Millionaire playboy Jervis Pendleton III becomes enamored with a young woman living in a French orphanage, and decides to anonymously sponsor her college education in America. When they finally meet face-to-face two years later, romance blossoms but is complicated by Jervis's hesitance towards their age differences.
Audience Not rated by the MPAA.
System Details DVD; Dolby 4.0 surround in English; Dolby digital mono. in Spanish and French; region 1.
Language Soundtrack in English, Spanish or French; subtitles in English or Spanish.
Subject Young women -- France -- Drama.
Orphans -- France -- Drama.
College students -- Drama.
Middle-aged men -- Drama.
Millionaires -- United States -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Romance fiction.
Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Astaire, Fred, 1899-1987.
Caron, Leslie, 1931-
Negulesco, Jean, 1900-1993.
Ephron, Phoebe, 1914-1971.
Ephron, Henry, 1912-1992.
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976.
Webster, Jean, 1876-1916. Daddy-Long-Legs.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
CinemaScope.
Added Title Daddy long legs (Motion picture)
Standard No. 024543217893 00
Music No. 2231789 20th Century Fox Home Video

 
    
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