The Resource A Place in the sun, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens, (DVD)

A Place in the sun, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens, (DVD)

Label
A Place in the sun
Title
A Place in the sun
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
George Stevens' stunning adaptation of Theodore Dreiser's An American tragedy garnered six Academy Awards and guaranteed immortality for screen lovers Montgomery Clift and Elizabeth Taylor. Clift is a poor young man determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of beautiful socialite Elizabeth Taylor. Shelley Winters plays the factory girl whose dark secret threatens Clift's professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, Clift is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
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videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, William C. Mellor ; editor, William Hornbeck ; music, Franz Waxman
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelly Winters, Keefe Brasselle
Runtime
121
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
A Place in the sun, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens, (DVD)
Label
A Place in the sun, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel An American tragedy by Theodore Dreiser and the Patrick Kearney play adapted from the novel
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
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other
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Extent
1 videodisc (DVD)(121 min.)
Isbn
9780792172840
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
05815
Sound on medium or separate
unknown
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
AGT-8805
System details
DVD, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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