The Resource Comedy triple feature, Jerry Lewis

Comedy triple feature, Jerry Lewis

Label
Comedy triple feature
Title
Comedy triple feature
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Lewis
Title variation
Jerry Lewis triple feature
Contributor
Actor
Author
Director
Film director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Three on a couch: Christopher Pride (Jerry Lewis) has been offered an important art commission in Paris but can't convince his girlfriend, Dr. Elizabeth Acord (Janet Leigh), to take some time off from her psychiatric practice. Elizabeth is worried about three of her female patients, all of whom are extremely hostile toward men and very needy. Christopher, anxious to leave for France, decides to impersonate the ideal man for each of Elizabeth's patients in hopes of lessening their dependency on her
  • Don't raise the bridge, lower the river: After his wife leaves him because of his grandiose, get-rich-quick schemes, American George Lester turns her ancestral English estate into a Chinese disco! Forced to raise money to restore the mansion, George enters into a plan with his friend Willy Homer to obtain Middle Eastern financial backing, involving stolen plans for an electronic oil drill
  • Hook, line & sinker: Peter Ingersoll is living a humdrum existence as a family man and insurance salesman when he finds out from his doctor friend, Scott, that he has a terminal illness. Thinking that his life is nearly over, he lives to the fullest, building up insurmountable debt. Then Scott tells Peter that he is actually not sick and suggests staging Peter's death. When Peter discovers that his wife and Scott are having an affair and that this was all a scheme to get rid of him, Peter has work to do
Cataloging source
HHO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Three on a Couch: screenplay by Bob Ross and Samuel A. Taylor ; based on a story by Arne Sultan and Marvin Worth ; produced and directed by Jerry Lewis
  • Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River: Director of photography, Otto Heller ; film editor, Bill Lenny ; music composed and conducted by David Whitaker ; screenplay by Max Wilk ; produced by Walter Shenson ; directed by Jerry Paris
  • Hook, Line & Sinker: produced by Jerry Lewis ; directed by George Marshall ; screenplay by Rod Amateau ; story by Rod Amateau and David Davis
Date time place
  • Three on a Couch was originally released as a motion picture in 1966
  • Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River was originally released as a motion picture in 1967
  • Hook, Line & Sinker was originally released as a motion picture in 1968
Dewey number
791.45/75
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C66 2018
PerformerNote
  • Three on a Couch: Jerry Lewis, Janet Leigh, Mary Ann Mobley, Gila Golan, Leslie Parrish, James Best
  • Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River: Jerry Lewis, Jacqueline Pearce, Bernard Cribbins, Terry-Thomas, Patricia Routledge, Nicholas Parsons
  • Hook, Line & Sinker: Jerry Lewis, Peter Lawford, Anne Francis, Pedro Gonzalez Gonzalez, Jimmy Miller, Jennifer Edwards
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2017
  • 1940-
  • 1926-2015
  • 1908-1970
  • 1912-2000
  • 1925-1986
  • 1943-2018
  • 1911-1990
  • 1923-1984
  • 1930-2011
  • 1891-1975
  • 1923-2003
  • 1948 April 17-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lewis, Jerry
  • Leigh, Janet
  • Mobley, Mary Ann
  • Golan, Gila
  • Parrish, Leslie
  • Best, James
  • Ross, Bob
  • Taylor, Samuel
  • Sultan, Arne
  • Worth, Martin
  • Paris, Jerry
  • Shenson, Walter
  • Pearce, Jacqueline
  • Cribbins, Bernard
  • Terry-Thomas
  • Lawford, Peter
  • Francis, Anne
  • Marshall, George
  • Amateau, Rod
  • Davis, David
  • Wilk, Max
  • Columbia Pictures
Runtime
301
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women psychiatrists
  • Husband and wife
  • Business enterprises
  • Smuggling
  • London (England)
  • Men
  • Medical drama
  • Husband and wife
  • Business enterprises
  • Comedy films
  • Film adaptations
  • Husband and wife
  • Manners and customs
  • Medical drama
  • Men
  • Smuggling
  • Women psychiatrists
  • England
  • Portugal
Technique
live action
Label
Comedy triple feature, Jerry Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River is based on the novel by Max Wilk
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Three on a couch
  • (109 minutes)
  • Don't raise the bridge, lower the river
  • (100 minutes)
  • Hook, line & sinker
  • (92 minutes)
Control code
on1020797169
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodic (approximately 300 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
683904541642
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1020797169
System details
DVD, 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Comedy triple feature, Jerry Lewis
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River is based on the novel by Max Wilk
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Three on a couch
  • (109 minutes)
  • Don't raise the bridge, lower the river
  • (100 minutes)
  • Hook, line & sinker
  • (92 minutes)
Control code
on1020797169
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodic (approximately 300 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
683904541642
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1020797169
System details
DVD, 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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