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Title The Claudette Colbert collection / Universal.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD CLAUDETTE COLBERT COLLECTION  DISC 1-    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Adult Department  DVD CLAUDETTE  DISC 1-3    Check Shelf
Description 3 videodiscs (approximately 530 min.) : black and white, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Universal backlot series.
Universal backlot series.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono., dual-layer, NTSC.
Note Title from container.
Performer Three-cornered moon cast: Claudette Colbert, Richard Arlen, Mary Boland, Wallace Ford, Lyda Roberti, Tom Brown, Hardie Albright, William Bakewell, Joan Marsh.
Maid of Salem cast: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Harvey Stephens, Edward Ellis, Gale Sondergaard, Louise Dresser, Virginia Weidler, Bonita Granville.
I met him in Paris cast: Claudette Colbert, Melvyn Douglas, Robert Young, Lee Bowman, Mona Barrie, George Davis, Fritz Feld, Rudolph Amendt.
Bluebeard's eighth wife cast: Claudette Colbert, Gary Cooper, Edward Everett Horton, David Niven, Elizabeth Patterson, Herman Bing.
No time for love cast: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Ilka Chase, Richard Haydn.
The egg and I cast: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Marjorie Main, Percy Kilbride, Richard Long, Louise Allbritton.
Note Three-cornered moon is from the play by Gertrude Tonkonogy.
Bluebeard's eighth wife is based on the play by Alfred Savoir.
The egg and I is from the best selling book by Betty MacDonald.
Three-cornered moon was originally released as a motion picture in 1933 ; Maid of Salem was originally released as a motion picture in 1937 ; I met him in Paris was originally released as a motion picture in 1937 ; Bluebeard's eighth wife was originally released as a motion picture in 1938 ; No time for love was originally released as a motion picture in 1943 ; The egg and I was originally released as a motion picture in 1947.
Audience Not rated (all films).
Summary Three-cornered moon : Various members of a Brooklyn family begin looking for employment after Mom loses a fortune on the stock market.
Maid of Salem: An independent young woman is accused of casting evil spells by the Puritan townsfolk.
I met him in Paris: A successful designer must choose between three suitors: a creative playwright, a dashing playboy and a hometown boy.
Bluebeard's eighth wife: Mademoiselle Nicole is the lovely daughter of a destitute French aristocrat. She catches the eye of a dashing millionaire. After a brief courtship she accepts his marriage proposal. On their wedding day she is shocked to learn her betrothed has been married seven times before and determines to teach him a lesson.
No time for love: A working class man falls for a sophisticated fashion photographer but things change when he loses his job and she hires him as her assistant.
Egg and I: A stockbroker retires and goes into the chicken-raising business on a dilapidated farm located miles from civilization.
Contents Disc one: Three-cornered moon / a Paramount Picture, a B.P. Schulberg production ; produced by B.P. Schulberg ; screenplay by S.K. Lauren and Ray Harris ; directed by Elliott Nugent -- Maid of Salem / Adolph Zukor presents a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Walter Ferris, Bradley King and Durwood Grinstead ; directed by Frank Lloyd.
Disc two: I met him in Paris / Adolph Zukor presents a Paramount Picture ; produced by Adolph Zukor ; written by Helen Meinardi ; produced and directed by Wesley Ruggles -- Bluebeard's eighth wife / [presented by] Adolph Zukor ; screenplay by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; English adaptation by Charlton Andrews ; produced and directed by Ernst Lubitsch.
Disc three: No time for love / a Paramount Picture ; a Mitchell Leisen production ; adaptation by Warren Duff ; screenplay by Claude Binyon ; directed by Mitchell Leisen -- The egg and I / produced and written for the screen by Chester Erskine and Fred F. Finklehoffe ; directed by Chester Erskine.
Note Special features: Claudette Colbert: Queen of the silver sreen. (Special features not rated. Not all subtitled.).
Terms Of Use These DVD discs are copy protected.
Language English subtitles, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Stock exchanges -- United States -- Drama.
Families -- United States -- Drama.
Malicious accusation -- United States -- Drama.
Women -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Designers -- United States -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama.
Marriage proposals -- United States -- Drama.
Remarriage -- United States -- Drama.
Working class men -- United States -- Drama.
Fashion photography -- United States -- Drama.
Stockbrokers -- United States -- Drama.
Chickens -- Housing -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Romantic comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Added Author Colbert, Claudette.
Arlen, Richard, 1900-1976.
Boland, Mary, 1880-1965.
Ford, Wallace, 1898-1966.
Roberti, Lyda, 1912-1938.
Henry, Thomas B.
Albright, Hardie, 1903-1975.
Bakewell, William, 1908-1993.
Marsh, Joan, 1913-2000.
MacMurray, Fred, 1908-1991.
Stephens, Harvey.
Ellis, Edward, 1870-1952.
Sondergaard, Gale, 1899-1985.
Dresser, Louise, 1878-1965.
Weidler, Virginia, 1926-1968.
Granville, Bonita, 1923-1988.
Douglas, Melvyn.
Young, Robert, 1907-1998.
Bowman, Lee.
Barrie, Mona, 1909-1964.
Davis, George, 1889-1965.
Feld, Fritz, 1900-1993.
Amendt, Rudolph.
Cooper, Gary.
Horton, Edward Everett.
Niven, David, 1910-1983.
Patterson, Elizabeth, 1875-1966.
Bing, Herman, 1889-1947.
Chase, Ilka, 1905-1978.
Haydn, Richard, 1905-1985.
Main, Marjorie, 1890-1975.
Kilbride, Percy, 1888-1964.
Long, Richard, 1927-1974.
Allbritton, Louise, 1920-1979.
Schulberg, B. P., 1892-1957.
Lauren, S. K., 1892-1979.
Harris, Ray, 1885-1971.
Nugent, Elliott, 1896-1980.
Zukor, Adolph, 1873-1976.
Ferris, Walter, 1882-1965.
King, Bradley, 1894-
Grinstead, Durwood.
Lloyd, Frank, 1887-1960.
Meinardi, Helen.
Ruggles, Wesley, 1889-1972.
Brackett, Charles, 1892-1969.
Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002.
Andrews, Charlton, 1878-1939.
Lubitsch, Ernst, 1892-1947.
Leisen, Mitchell, 1898-1972.
Duff, Warren, 1904-1973.
Binyon, Claude, 1905-1978.
Erskine, Chester, 1905-1986.
Finklehoffe, Fred F. (Fred Franklin), 1911-1977.
Tonkonogy, Gertrude. Three-cornered moon.
Savoir, Alfred, 1883-1934. Bluebeard's eighth wife.
MacDonald, Betty Bard. Egg and I.
Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 025195051408
Music No. 61106060 Universal Studios Home Entertainment
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