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The Resource Born yesterday, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; Screenplay by Albert Mannheimer ; produced by S. Sylvan Simon ; directed by George Cukor, (DVD)

Born yesterday, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; Screenplay by Albert Mannheimer ; produced by S. Sylvan Simon ; directed by George Cukor, (DVD)

Label
Born yesterday
Title
Born yesterday
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; Screenplay by Albert Mannheimer ; produced by S. Sylvan Simon ; directed by George Cukor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A corrupt millionaire junk dealer, embarrassed by his girlfriend's lack of social sophistication, arranges to have her trained in a crash course in "culture." He is surprised and outraged when after becoming aware of her role as pawn in his crooked business deals, she refuses to cooperate
Awards note
  • Nominated for Academy Awards: Best Picture, Best Actress (Judy Holliday, winner), Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Costume Design.
  • Named to the National Film Registry in 2012 by the Library of Congress.
Cataloging source
OSU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph Walker ; film editor, Charles Nelson ; musical score by Frederick Hollander
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English ; optional subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, or Thai ; Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B678 1999 DVD
PerformerNote
Judy Holliday, William Holden, Broderick Crawford
Runtime
102
Technique
live action
Born yesterday, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; Screenplay by Albert Mannheimer ; produced by S. Sylvan Simon ; directed by George Cukor, (DVD)
Label
Born yesterday, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; Screenplay by Albert Mannheimer ; produced by S. Sylvan Simon ; directed by George Cukor, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • From the play by Garson Kanin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: Production notes -- vintage advertising -- talent files -- theatrical trailer -- bonus trailers
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Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm43631324
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780767821674
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396014398
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
01439
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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