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Father of the bride / a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screenplay by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett ; produced by Pandro S. Berman ; directed by Vincente Minnelli.

Berman, Pandro S., 1905-1996 (film producer.). Minnelli, Vincente, (film director.). Goodrich, Frances, (screenwriter.). Hackett, Albert, (screenwriter.). Tracy, Spencer, 1900-1967 (actor.). Bennett, Joan, 1910-1990 (actor.). Taylor, Elizabeth, 1932-2011 (actor.). Taylor, Don, 1920-1998 (actor.). Burke, Billie, 1885-1970 (actor.). Carroll, Leo G., 1886-1972 (actor.). Olsen, Moroni, 1889-1954 (actor.). Alton, John, (director of photography.). Webster, Ferris, 1912-1989 (editor of moving image work.). Deutsch, Adolph, 1897-1980 (composer (expression)). Streeter, Edward, 1891-1976 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Father of the bride. (Added Author). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, (production company.). Warner Home Video (Firm), (film distributor.). Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Elizabeth Taylor, Don Taylor, Billie Burke, Leo G. Carroll, Moroni Olsen. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1419824651
  • ISBN: 9781419824654
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as motion picture in 1950.
Based on the novel by Edward Streeter.
Special features include newsreels, behind the scenes, theatrical trailer, cast and crew.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, John Alton ; editor, Ferris Webster ; music, Adolph Deutsch.
Participant or Performer Note:
Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Elizabeth Taylor, Don Taylor, Billie Burke, Leo G. Carroll, Moroni Olsen.
Summary, etc.:
Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full frame (4:3 screen ratio); Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
English and French language tracks with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Thai, and Korean; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Marriage > United States > Drama.
Fathers and daughters > United States > Drama.
Families > United States > Drama.
Matrimonio > Teatro.
Familia > Teatro.
Families.
Fathers and daughters.
Marriage.
United States.
Marriage > Drama.
Daughters > Drama.
Family > Drama.
Marriage > Drama.
Daughters > Drama.
Family > Drama.
Marriage > Drama.
Daughters > Drama.
Family > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Comedy films.
Drama.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Comedy > Feature.