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The Bishop's wife [videorecording] / Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment ; starring Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven ; screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Leonardo Bercovici ; from the novel by Robert Nathan ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Henry Koster.

Goldwyn, Samuel, 1879-1974 (Added Author). Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955 (Added Author). Bercovici, Leonardo. (Added Author). Koster, Henry, 1905-1988 (Added Author). Grant, Cary, 1904-1986 (Added Author). Young, Loretta, 1913-2000 (Added Author). Niven, David, 1910-1983 (Added Author). Nathan, Robert, 1894-1985 Bishop's wife. (Added Author). RKO Radio Pictures. (Added Author). Samuel Goldwyn Co. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). Nelson Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Union County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Elgin Public Library.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Summary:

An angel materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop whose efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Elgin Public Library DVD B57 NR (Text) 37827000294895 Video DVD None 06/22/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792849140
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 2008, c. 1947.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel: The bishop's wife / by Robert Nathan.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1947.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Gregg Toland ; film editor, Monica Collingwood ; music, Hugo Friedhofer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven.
Summary, etc.:
An angel materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop whose efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, full-frame presentation; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono.
Subject: Angels > Drama.
Bishops' spouses > Drama.
Bishops > Drama.
Christmas plays.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: Christmas films.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings with French language options.
Video recordings with Spanish language options.

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