The great lie
(DVD)

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Central - Adult DVD
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Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
1419864386, 9781419864384, 1419863800 , 9781419863806
UPC
085391203117, 085391187578

Notes

General Note
From a novel by Polan Banks.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1941.
General Note
Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1941" short subjects gallery; vintage newsreel; "At the stroke of twelve" Broadway Brevities short; Oscar-nominated Sports Parade "Kings of the turf;" "Porky's pooch" classic cartoon; trailers.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Tony Gaudio ; art director, Carl Jules Weyl ; film editor, Ralph Dawson ; sound by C.A. Riggs ; music by Max Steiner.
Participants/Performers
Bette Davis, George Brent, Mary Astor, Lucile Watson, Hattie McDaniel, Grant Mitchell, Jerome Cowan.
Description
Tempestuous and ambitious concert pianist Sandra Kovac shares a bond with down-to-earth Maggie Van Allen and her little boy, Pete. Sandra's chic New York friends can't imagine what the two women have in common. What they don't know is that Pete is Sandra's son - the son of the heroic aviator both women love.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Language
English dialogue with optional French subtitles or English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Awards
Academy Awards, USA, 1942: Oscar - Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Mary Astor)
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Goulding, E., Coffee, L., Davis, B., Brent, G., Astor, M., Watson, L., McDaniel, H., Mitchell, G., Cowan, J., Steiner, M., & Banks, P. (2008). The great lie. Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Edmund Goulding et al.. 2008. The Great Lie. Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Edmund Goulding et al., The Great Lie. Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Goulding, Edmund, et al. The Great Lie. Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2008. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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