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The Resource The major and the minor, Universal ; a Paramount Picture ; written by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder, (DVD)

The major and the minor, Universal ; a Paramount Picture ; written by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder, (DVD)

Label
The major and the minor
Title
The major and the minor
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; a Paramount Picture ; written by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A frustrated city girl decides to disguise herself as a youngster in order to get a cheaper train ticket home. But little "Sue Sue" finds herself in a whole heap of grown-up trouble when she hides out in a compartment with handsome Major Kirby and he insists on taking her to his military academy after the train is stalled
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Leo Tover ; music, Robert Emmett Dolan ; editing, Doane Harrison
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
M3567 2008
PerformerNote
Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, Rita Johnson, Robert Benchley, Diana Lynn, Lela Rogers, Raymond Roe, Frankie Thomas, Edward Fielding
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1969
  • 1906-2002
  • 1893-1976
  • 1911-1995
  • 1912-1965
  • 1889-1945
  • 1872-1950
  • 1890-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brackett, Charles
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Hornblow, Arthur
  • Rogers, Ginger
  • Milland, Ray
  • Johnson, Rita
  • Benchley, Robert
  • Lynn, Diana
  • Carpenter, Edward Childs
  • Kilbourne, Fannie
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
101
Series statement
Universal Cinema classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Railroad travel
  • False personation
  • Disguise
  • Girls
  • Children and adults
  • Armed Forces
  • Children and adults
  • Disguise
  • False personation
  • Girls
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Railroad travel
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The major and the minor, Universal ; a Paramount Picture ; written by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Suggested by a play by Edward Childs Carpenter from a story by Fannie Kilbourne."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1942
  • Special features: Exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195004046
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61100481
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 489080
  • (OCoLC)190774253
  • (OCoLC)ocn190774253
  • 489080
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono., dual layer, NTSC
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The major and the minor, Universal ; a Paramount Picture ; written by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Billy Wilder, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "Suggested by a play by Edward Childs Carpenter from a story by Fannie Kilbourne."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1942
  • Special features: Exclusive introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195004046
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61100481
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 489080
  • (OCoLC)190774253
  • (OCoLC)ocn190774253
  • 489080
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono., dual layer, NTSC
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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