The Palm Beach story

Book Cover
Average Rating
[New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2015].
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Aurora Hills - Adult DVD  1 available


LocationCall NumberStatusDue Date
Aurora Hills - Adult DVDDVD DRAMA PALMBAvailable
Central - Adult DVDDVD DRAMA PALMBChecked OutAugust 22, 2022


Loading Description...

More Details

Physical Desc
1 videodisc (88 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
DVD release of the 1942 motion picture.
General Note
Special features: New 4K digital restoration; James Harvey on Sturges (new interview with writer and film historian James Harvey); BIll Hader on Sturges (new interview with actor and comedian Bill Hader); Radio adaptation (Screen Guild Theater radio adaptation of the film from March 15, 1943, starring Claudette Colbert, Randolph Scott, and Rudy Vallee); Safeguarding military information (short film from 1941, written by Preston Sturges and distributed by the War Activities Committee of the Motion Picture Industry, appearance by Eddie Bracken); Insert features an essay by critic Stephanie Zacharek.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Victor Milner ; music score, Victor Young ; art direction, Hans Dreier, Ernst Fegté ; edited by Stuart Gilmore ; Miss Colbert's gowns by Irene.
Claudette Colbert, Joel McCrea, Mary Astor, Rudy Vallee, William Demarest, Franklin Pangborn, Robert Warwick, Chester Conklin, Al Bridge, Rosco Ates.
Tom and Gerry, a married New York couple who are on the skids, financially and romantically. With Tom hot on her trail, Gerry takes off for Florida on a mission to solve the pair's money troubles, which she accomplishes in a highly unorthodox manner.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono.
In English with optional English SDH subtitles.

Also in this Series

Checking series information...

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Milner, V., Zacharek, S., Bracken, E., Scott, R., Hader, B., Harvey, J., Gilmore, S., Fegté, E., Dreier, H., Young, V., Irene, 1., Ates, R., Bridge, A., Conklin, C., Warwick, R., Pangborn, F., Demarest, W., Vallée, R., Astor, M., McCrea, J., Colbert, C., & Sturges, P. (2015). The Palm Beach story . The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Victor Milner et al.. 2015. The Palm Beach Story. [New York, N.Y.]: The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Victor Milner et al.. The Palm Beach Story [New York, N.Y.]: The Criterion Collection, 2015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Milner, Victor, et al. The Palm Beach Story The Criterion Collection, 2015.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.