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Greatest classic films collection. [videorecording] / Elizabeth Taylor.

by Taylor, Elizabeth; Brooks, Richard; Poe, James; Newman, Paul; Ives, Burl; Anderson, Judith, Dame; Carson, Jack; Berman, Pandro S; Minnelli, Vincente; Goodrich, Frances; Hackett, Albert; Tracy, Spencer; Bennett, Joan; Taylor, Don; Burke, Billie; Carroll, Leo G; Olsen, Moroni; Mann, Daniel; Schnee, Charles; Hayes, John Michael; Harvey, Laurence; Fisher, Eddie; Merrill, Dina; Dunnock, Mildred; Field, Betty; Lynn, Jeffrey; Medford, Kay; Oliver, Susan; Trumbo, Dalton; Wilson, Michael; Burton, Richard; Saint, Eva Marie; Bronson, Charles; Webber, Robert; Mason, Morgan; Williams, Tennessee; Streeter, Edward; O'Hara, John; Ransohoff, Martin; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer; Warner Home Video (Firm); Turner Entertainment Co.
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2011]Description: 4 videodiscs (435 min.) : sd., b&w and col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0780670108; 9780780670105.Language note: English or French (Now, voyager only) dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.Title notes: $19.99 8/23/11 (cc)Other title: Turner Classic Movies greatest classic films collection; Elizabeth Taylor; TCM greatest classic legends film collection. Elizabeth Taylor.Subject(s): DVD-Video discs | Deception -- Drama | Death -- Drama | Marriage -- United States -- Drama | Fathers and daughters -- United States -- Drama | Families -- United States -- Drama | Prostitutes -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama | Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama | Adultery -- United States -- Drama | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Temptation -- Drama | Adultery -- Drama | Man-woman relationships -- Drama | Clergy -- Drama
Contents:
Disc 1. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Disc 2. Butterfield 8. Disc 3. Father of the Bride. Disc 4. The Sandpiper
disc 1. Cat on a hot tin roof (1958, 108) -- disc 2. Father of the bride (1950, 94 min.) -- disc 3. Butterfield 8 (1960, 109 min.) -- disc 4. The sandpiper (1965, 117 min.).
Cast: Cat on a hot tin roof : Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives, Jack Carson, Judith Anderson.Cast: Father of the bride: Elizabeth Taylor, Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Don Taylor, Billie Burke.Cast: Butterfield 8: Elizabeth Taylor, Laurence Harvey, Eddie Fisher, Dina Merrill, Mildred Dunnock, Betty Field, Jeffrey Lynn, Kay Medford, Susan Oliver.Cast: The sandpiper: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Eva Marie Saint, Charles Bronson, Robert Webber, Morgan Mason.Summary: Cat on a hot tin roof: A story of deception which is destroying a patriarchal Southern family as its' members gather for the imminent demise of their "Big Daddy."Summary: Father of the bride: Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws.Summary: Butterfield 8: A high-class call girl in New York and a socially prominant man fall in love. However, he can't forget her past and she resents his distrust, so they battle their emotions and each other, leading to a powerful and explosive climax.Summary: The sandpiper: A repressed minister with a devoted wife must come to terms with his adulterous feelings for a beautiful, free-spirited woman.
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Disc 1. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Disc 2. Butterfield 8. Disc 3. Father of the Bride. Disc 4. The Sandpiper

DVD, widescreen presentation; region 1; Dolby Digital mono.

English or French (Now, voyager only) dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.

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Cat on a hot tin roof : Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives, Jack Carson, Judith Anderson.

Father of the bride: Elizabeth Taylor, Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett, Don Taylor, Billie Burke.

Butterfield 8: Elizabeth Taylor, Laurence Harvey, Eddie Fisher, Dina Merrill, Mildred Dunnock, Betty Field, Jeffrey Lynn, Kay Medford, Susan Oliver.

The sandpiper: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Eva Marie Saint, Charles Bronson, Robert Webber, Morgan Mason.

Cat on a hot tin roof: Producer, Lawrence Weingarten ; director, Richard Brooks ; screenplay, Richard Brooks.

Father of the bride: Producer, Pandro S. Berman ; director, Vincente Minnelli ; screenplay, Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett.

Butterfield 8: Director, Daniel Mann ; screenplay, Charles Schnee, John Michael Hayes.

The sandpiper: Director, Vincente Minnelli ; screenplay, Dalton Trumbo, Michael Wilson.

Cat on a hot tin roof based on the play by Tennessee Williams. Father of the bride based on the novel by Edward Streeter. The sandpiper based on the story by Martin Ransohoff and adapted by Irene Kamp and Louis Kamp.

MPAA rating: Not rated.

Cat on a hot tin roof: A story of deception which is destroying a patriarchal Southern family as its' members gather for the imminent demise of their "Big Daddy."

Father of the bride: Chaos reigns when the beautiful daughter of a family casually announces her plans to marry. What follows is a warmly humorous story, with wedding preparations, ruffled egos and the unavoidable meeting with the prospective in-laws.

Butterfield 8: A high-class call girl in New York and a socially prominant man fall in love. However, he can't forget her past and she resents his distrust, so they battle their emotions and each other, leading to a powerful and explosive climax.

The sandpiper: A repressed minister with a devoted wife must come to terms with his adulterous feelings for a beautiful, free-spirited woman.

disc 1. Cat on a hot tin roof (1958, 108) -- disc 2. Father of the bride (1950, 94 min.) -- disc 3. Butterfield 8 (1960, 109 min.) -- disc 4. The sandpiper (1965, 117 min.).

Special features: Cat on a hot tin roof: commentary by biographer/film historian Daniel Spoto; featurette Cat on a hot tin roof: playing cat and mouse; theatrical trailer ; Father of the bride: two newsreels; production notes; theatrical trailer ; Butterfield 8: notes on Elizabeth Taylor; theatrical trailer; The sandpiper: two featurettes: The big sur, and A statue for The sandpiper.

$19.99 8/23/11 (cc)

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