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The Resource The preacher's wife, Touchstone Pictures and the Samuel Goldwyn Company present a Samuel Goldwyn Jr. production ; Parkway Productions and Mundy Lane Entertainment ; screenplay by Nat Mauldin and Allan Scott ; writers, Nat Mauldin [and others] ; directed by Penny Marshall, (Blu-ray disc)

The preacher's wife, Touchstone Pictures and the Samuel Goldwyn Company present a Samuel Goldwyn Jr. production ; Parkway Productions and Mundy Lane Entertainment ; screenplay by Nat Mauldin and Allan Scott ; writers, Nat Mauldin [and others] ; directed by Penny Marshall, (Blu-ray disc)

Label
The preacher's wife
Title
The preacher's wife
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures and the Samuel Goldwyn Company present a Samuel Goldwyn Jr. production ; Parkway Productions and Mundy Lane Entertainment ; screenplay by Nat Mauldin and Allan Scott ; writers, Nat Mauldin [and others] ; directed by Penny Marshall
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Troubled Newark minister Henry Biggs prays for heavenly help that comes in the form of an 'angelic' friend named Dudley. Dudley helps the minister see the true spirit of Christmas and beauty in his wife
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music supervisor, Mervyn Warren; score composer, Hans Zimmer ; editor, Stephen A. Rotter, George Bowers ; director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG; for brief mild language
  • CHV rating: G
Language note
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • English dialogue; Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P74 2012
PerformerNote
Denzel Washington, Whitney Houston, Courtney B. Vance, Gregory Hines, Jennifer Lewis, Loretta Devine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2015
  • 1954-
  • 1957-
  • 1934-2015
  • 1894-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mauldin, Nat
  • Scott, Allan
  • Goldwyn, Samuel
  • Marshall, Penny
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Houston, Whitney
  • Vance, Courtney B
  • Hines, Gregory
  • Lewis, Jenifer
  • Devine, Loretta
  • Ondříček, Miroslav
  • Zimmer, Hans
  • Nathan, Robert
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Parkway Productions
  • Mundy Lane Entertainment (Firm)
  • Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nathan, Robert
  • Nathan, Robert
  • Angels
  • Spouses of clergy
  • African American clergy
  • African American clergy
  • Angels
  • Spouses of clergy
Technique
live action
Label
The preacher's wife, Touchstone Pictures and the Samuel Goldwyn Company present a Samuel Goldwyn Jr. production ; Parkway Productions and Mundy Lane Entertainment ; screenplay by Nat Mauldin and Allan Scott ; writers, Nat Mauldin [and others] ; directed by Penny Marshall, (Blu-ray disc)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel "The Bishop's wife" by Robert Nathan
  • Release date: Aug. 7, 2012
  • Bonus feature: production featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 124 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936825688
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
109780
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 850052
  • (OCoLC)801846089
  • (OCoLC)ocn801846089
  • 850052
System details
Blu-ray, regions A, B, C, 1080p (1.85:1) widescreen, 5.1 DTS-HD Master audio; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The preacher's wife, Touchstone Pictures and the Samuel Goldwyn Company present a Samuel Goldwyn Jr. production ; Parkway Productions and Mundy Lane Entertainment ; screenplay by Nat Mauldin and Allan Scott ; writers, Nat Mauldin [and others] ; directed by Penny Marshall, (Blu-ray disc)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel "The Bishop's wife" by Robert Nathan
  • Release date: Aug. 7, 2012
  • Bonus feature: production featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 124 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936825688
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
109780
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 850052
  • (OCoLC)801846089
  • (OCoLC)ocn801846089
  • 850052
System details
Blu-ray, regions A, B, C, 1080p (1.85:1) widescreen, 5.1 DTS-HD Master audio; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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