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The Resource Blithe spirit., a Two Cities film ; a Noel Coward-Cineguild production ; in charge of production, Anthony Havelock-Allan ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noel Coward

Blithe spirit., a Two Cities film ; a Noel Coward-Cineguild production ; in charge of production, Anthony Havelock-Allan ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noel Coward

Label
Blithe spirit.
Title
Blithe spirit.
Statement of responsibility
a Two Cities film ; a Noel Coward-Cineguild production ; in charge of production, Anthony Havelock-Allan ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noel Coward
Title variation
Noel Coward's Blithe spirit
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A cynical, self-absorbed novelist sets out to expose a fake medium and ends up with the amorous ghost of his first wife on his hands
Member of
Cataloging source
WAU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Ronald Neame ; editor, Jack Harris ; music, Richard Addinsell
Language note
English with optional English subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Rex Harrison, Constance Cummings, Kay Hammond, Margaret Rutherford, Hugh Wakefield, Joyce Carey, Jacqueline Clarke
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1991.
  • 1899-1973.
  • 1910-2005.
  • 1904-1977.
  • 1899-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lean, David
  • Coward, Noel
  • Neame, Ronald.
  • Havelock-Allan, Anthony.
  • Harrison, Rex.
  • Cummings, Constance
  • Hammond, Kay.
  • Rutherford, Margaret.
  • Addinsell, Richard
  • Coward, Noel
  • Two Cities Films
  • Cineguild (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
96
Series statement
  • The Criterion collectoin
  • The Criterion collection
  • David Lean directs Noël Coward
Series volume
  • 603
  • 606
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seances
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Coward, Noel
Technique
live action
Label
Blithe spirit., a Two Cities film ; a Noel Coward-Cineguild production ; in charge of production, Anthony Havelock-Allan ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noel Coward
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Noel Coward
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1945
  • Restored by the BFI National Archive and Granada International
  • Also issued in box set: David Lean directs Noël Coward with In which we serve, Brief encounter, This happy breed
  • Special features: interview with Noël Coward scholar Barry Day; episode of the British television series The Southbank show from 1992 on the life and career of Noël Coward; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1357858
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9781604655629
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515093316
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2127D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1357858
  • (Sirsi) 1357858
  • (OCoLC)783908844
System details
DVD ; NTSC, all region ; Dolby digital 1.0; full screen 4x3 (1.37:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Blithe spirit., a Two Cities film ; a Noel Coward-Cineguild production ; in charge of production, Anthony Havelock-Allan ; adapted for the screen by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noel Coward
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Noel Coward
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1945
  • Restored by the BFI National Archive and Granada International
  • Also issued in box set: David Lean directs Noël Coward with In which we serve, Brief encounter, This happy breed
  • Special features: interview with Noël Coward scholar Barry Day; episode of the British television series The Southbank show from 1992 on the life and career of Noël Coward; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1357858
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9781604655629
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515093316
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2127D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1357858
  • (Sirsi) 1357858
  • (OCoLC)783908844
System details
DVD ; NTSC, all region ; Dolby digital 1.0; full screen 4x3 (1.37:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD

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