The bishop's wife

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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1947.
General Note
Based on the novel by Robert Nathan.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Gregg Toland ; art directors, Perry Ferguson, George Jenkins ; editor, Monica Collingwood ; music, Hugo Friedhofer ; costume designer, Irene Sharaff.
Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Monty Woolley, James Gleason, Gladys Cooper, Elsa Lanchester.
Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD, full-frame presentation; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono.
English, French, or Spanish language with subtitles available in English, French, or Spanish; closed-captioned.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Goldwyn, S., Sherwood, R. E. 1., Bercovici, L., Koster, H., Grant, C., Young, L., Niven, D., Woolley, M., Gleason, J., Cooper, G., Lanchester, E., Toland, G., Ferguson, P., Collingwood, M., Friedhofer, H., & Nathan, R. (2001). The bishop's wife. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Samuel Goldwyn et al.. 2001. The Bishop's Wife. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Samuel Goldwyn et al., The Bishop's Wife. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment Inc, 2001.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Goldwyn, Samuel, et al. The Bishop's Wife. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment Inc, 2001. DVD.

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