The Resource My man Godfrey, Universal presents a Gregory La Cava production ; screenplay by Morrie Ryskind and Eric Hatch ; produced and directed by Gregory La Cava, (videorecording)

My man Godfrey, Universal presents a Gregory La Cava production ; screenplay by Morrie Ryskind and Eric Hatch ; produced and directed by Gregory La Cava, (videorecording)

Label
My man Godfrey
Title
My man Godfrey
Statement of responsibility
Universal presents a Gregory La Cava production ; screenplay by Morrie Ryskind and Eric Hatch ; produced and directed by Gregory La Cava
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Follows the madcap antics of a ditzy debutante who stumbles upon a 'forgotten man' at the city dump. Determined to help Godfrey out, she offers him work in her household and he soon becomes the perfect butler for her eccentric family. As the family's antics grow increasingly more absurd, it is only a matter of time before Godfrey's secret past is revealed
Awards note
This was the first film ever to receive Academy Award nominations in all four acting categories.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Ted Tetzlaff ; film editors, Ted Kent, Russell Schoengarth ; musical director, Charles Previn
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Rating: Not rated
  • CHV rating: G
Language note
English dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M9 2012
PerformerNote
Carole Lombard, William Powell, Alice Brady, Gail Patrick, Jean Dixon, Eugene Pallette, Alan Mowbray, Mischa Auer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1952
  • 1895-1985
  • 1901-1973
  • 1908-1942
  • 1892-1984
  • 1892-1939
  • 1905-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • La Cava, Gregory
  • Ryskind, Morrie
  • Hatch, Eric
  • Lombard, Carole
  • Powell, William
  • Brady, Alice
  • Auer, Mischa
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Butlers
  • Socialites
Technique
live action
Label
My man Godfrey, Universal presents a Gregory La Cava production ; screenplay by Morrie Ryskind and Eric Hatch ; produced and directed by Gregory La Cava, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/665/000000000010665842.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Based on the novel by Eric Hatch
  • Special features: 100 years of universal: the Carl Laemmle Era; 100 years of universal: The Lew Wasserman era
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn778903078
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192118555
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61120209
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)778903078
System details
DVD; full screen; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
My man Godfrey, Universal presents a Gregory La Cava production ; screenplay by Morrie Ryskind and Eric Hatch ; produced and directed by Gregory La Cava, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/665/000000000010665842.gif
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Based on the novel by Eric Hatch
  • Special features: 100 years of universal: the Carl Laemmle Era; 100 years of universal: The Lew Wasserman era
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn778903078
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192118555
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
61120209
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)778903078
System details
DVD; full screen; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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