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The Resource His girl Friday, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks

His girl Friday, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks

Label
His girl Friday
Title
His girl Friday
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks
Title variation
Howard Hawks' His girl Friday
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An unscrupulous newspaper editor uses every dirty trick in the book to keep his ace reporter/ex-wife from retiring and remarrying in this twist on The front page
Cataloging source
ISM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph Walker; editing, Gene Havlick
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
English (mono) or Spanish language soundtrack, with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean & Thai ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy, Gene Lockhart, Helen Mack, Porter Hall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1977
  • 1910-1976
  • 1904-1986
  • 1904-1991
  • 1891-1957
  • 1893-1964
  • 1895-1956
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hawks, Howard
  • Lederer, Charles
  • Grant, Cary
  • Russell, Rosalind
  • Bellamy, Ralph
  • Lockhart, Gene
  • Hecht, Ben
  • MacArthur, Charles
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
91
Series statement
Columbia classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hecht, Ben
  • MacArthur, Charles
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Newspaper editors
  • Reporters and reporting
  • Divorced people
  • Women journalists
  • Comedy films
  • Feature films
  • DVD-Video discs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
His girl Friday, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Full screen format (aspect ratio 1.33)
  • "Restored from the original negative"-- on container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1939
  • Based on the play The front page, by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur, as produced by Jed Harris
  • Special features: 4 featurettes ; vintage advertising ; theatrical trailers ; talent files ; interactive menus ; production notes ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Isbn
9780767828031
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
26709
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm45415858
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
His girl Friday, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks
Publication
Note
  • Full screen format (aspect ratio 1.33)
  • "Restored from the original negative"-- on container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1939
  • Based on the play The front page, by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur, as produced by Jed Harris
  • Special features: 4 featurettes ; vintage advertising ; theatrical trailers ; talent files ; interactive menus ; production notes ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Isbn
9780767828031
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
26709
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm45415858
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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