The best of Bette Davis Jezebel, Dark Victory, Mr. Skeffington

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Subjects: Feature films
Film adaptations
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video : c1997
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (7 hr. 15 min.) : sd., b&w ; 12 in
Added Titles: Brewer, George, 1899-1968 Dark victory
Von Arnim, Elizabeth, 1866-1941 Mr. Skeffington
Mr. Skeffington (Motion picture)
Alternate Title(s): Mr. Skeffington (Motion picture).
Additional Authors: Wyler, William, 1902-1981
Ripley, Clements, 1892-1954
Finkel, Abem, 1889-1948
Huston, John, 1906-1987
Davis, Bette, 1908-1989
Fonda, Henry, 1905-1982
Brent, George, 1904-1979
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971
Warner, Jack L., 1892-1978
Goulding, Edmund, 1891-1959
Robinson, Casey
Bogart, Humphrey, 1899-1957
Fitzgerald, Geraldine, 1913-2005
Reagan, Ronald
Epstein, Julius J., 1909-2000
Epstein, Philip G
Sherman, Vincent
Rains, Claude, 1889-1967
Waxman, Franz, 1906-1967
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Notes: UPC: 027616522665
Videorecording number: ML105226MGM/UA Home Video
Laser disc, extended play, CX encoded
Title from box and disc labels
Cast: Jezebel: Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, George Brent, Margaret LIndsey, Donald Crisp, Fay Bainter
Credits: Jezebel: photographer, Ernest Haller ; film editor, Warren Low ; music, Max Steiner
Cast: Dark victory: Bette Davis, George Brent, Humphrey Bogart, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Ronald Reagan, Henry Travers, Cora Witherspoon
Credits: Dark victory: photographer, Ernie Haller ; film editor, William Holmes ; music, Max Steiner
Cast: Mr. Skeffington: Bette Davis, Claude Rains, Walter Abel, Richard Waring, George Coulouris, Marjorie Riordan
Credits: Mr. Skeffington: director of photography, Ernest Haller ; film editor, Ralph Dawson ; music, Franz Waxman
Dark victory based on the play by George Emerson Brewer, Jr. and Bertram Bloch
Mr. Skeffington based on the novel by "Elizabeth."
Originally produced as a motion pictures in 1938, 1939 and 1944 respectively
Includes theatrical trailers chronicling Bette Davis's Warner Bros. career: The man who played God -- Three on a match -- 20,000 years in Sing Sing -- Bureau of Missing Persons -- Jimmy the Gent -- Housewife -- Dangerous -- The girl from Tenth Avenue -- The petrified forest -- Satan met a lady -- Marked woman -- That certain woman -- It's love I'm after -- Jezebel -- The sisters -- Dark victory -- The old maid -- All this, and heaven, too -- The letter -- The great lie -- The bride came C.O.D. -- The man who came to dinner -- In this our life -- Thank your lucky stars -- Old acquaintance -- Mr. Skeffington -- The corn is green -- Deception -- Winter meeting -- June bride -- Beyond the forest
Summary: Jezebel is the story of Julie Marsden, a Southern belle in pre-Civil War New Orleans with a knack for manipulating the men in her life. Scorned by the man she loves, she lashes out in revenge and destroys lives in the process
Summary: Dark victory portrays a socialite who learns she has less than a year to live and must decide how to spend her remaining time
Summary: Mr. Skeffington spans the years of World War I, Prohibition and the beginning of World War II in which a beautiful young woman with many suitors marries and as she ages must face the ravages of illness and the loss of her looks
Contents: Jezebel / Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; a William Wyler production ; directed by William Wyler ; screen play by Clements Ripley, Abem Finkel and John Huston. (104 min.) -- Dark victory / Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. ; Jack L. Warner in charge of production ; directed by Edmund Goulding ; screen play by Casey Robinson. (104 min.) -- Mr. Skeffington / Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; screen play by Julius J. & Philip G. Epstein ; produced by Julius J. & Philip G. Epstein ; directed by Vincent Sherman. (146 min.)
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 148814175
ISBN/ISSN: 0276165226
ML105226