The women / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; screen play by Anita Loos and Jane Murfin ; produced by Hunt Stromberg ; directed by George Cukor

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Subjects: Luce, Clare Boothe, 1903-1987--Film adaptations
Sophisticated comedy films
Comedy films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Feature films
Divorce--United States--Drama
Women--United States--Drama
Gossip--Drama
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: General
Published: [Culver City, CA] : MGM/UA Home Video ; [United States : Turner Entertainment, c1989]
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (133 min.) : sd., b&w and col. ; 1/2 in
Added Titles: Luce, Clare Boothe, 1903-1987 Women
Alternate Title(s): Women (Motion picture : 1939).
Additional Authors: Director : Cukor, George, 1899-1983
Producer : Stromberg, Hunt, 1894-1968
Author of screenplay : Loos, Anita, 1893-1981
Author of screenplay : Murfin, Jane, d. 1955
Actor : Shearer, Norma, 1900-1983
Actor : Crawford, Joan, 1908-1977
Actor : Russell, Rosalind
Actor : Boland, Mary, 1880-1965
Actor : Goddard, Paulette, 1911-1990
Actor : Povah, Phyllis
Actor : Fontaine, Joan, 1917-
Actor : Weidler, Virginia, 1926-1968
Actor : Watson, Lucile, 1879-1962
Actor : Main, Marjorie, 1890-1975
Composer : Ward, Edward, 1896-1971
Composer : Snell, David, 1897-1967
Cinematographer : Marsh, Oliver T., 1893-1941
Cinematographer : Ruttenberg, Joseph
Film editor : Kern, Robert J
Loew's Incorporated
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Turner Entertainment Co
Notes: ISBN: 0792800184
ISBN: 9780792800187
Videorecording number: M400506
VHS hi-fi; Dolby system on linear tracks
Cast: Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Mary Boland, Paulette Goddard, Phyllis Povah, Joan Fontaine, Virginia Weidler, Lucile Watson ; Marjorie Main
Credits: Music, Edward Ward, David Snell ; director of photography, Oliver T. Marsh, Joseph Ruttenberg ; film editor, Robert J. Kern
Based on the play, The women / by Clare Boothe
Videocassette release of the 1939 motion picture by Loew's Inc., and renewed in 1966 by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc
National Film Registry selection, 2007
Summary: Set in Manhattan this story follows the lives of rich women. Mary Haines who loses her husband to ruthless Crystal Allen and is aided and abetted by Sylvia Fowler whose own spouse has taken up with another woman. These and other women in the midst of a divorce meet in Reno, where they share their stories and continue their friendships in New York
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 20646771
ISBN/ISSN: 0792800184
9780792800187
M400506