A letter to three wives [DVD videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Sol C. Siegel ; screenplay and direction, Joseph L. Mankiewicz.
Contributor(s): Siegel, Sol C | Mankiewicz, Joseph L | Crain, Jeanne | Darnell, Linda | Sothern, Ann | Douglas, Kirk | Douglas, Paul | Lawrence, Barbara | Lynn, Jeffrey | Gilchrist, Connie | Bates, Florence | Cavanaugh, Hobart | Miller, Arthur C | Webb, J. Watson | Newman, Alfred | Caspary, Vera | Klempner, John. Letter to five wives | Mankiewicz, Christopher | Geist, Kenneth L | Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation | Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.Material type: FilmSeries: Studio classic: 27.Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): Klempner, John, 1898-1972 -- Film adaptations | Letters -- Drama | Adultery -- Drama | Married people -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films. | Fiction films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.43/72 LOC classification: PN1997.2 | .L476 2005
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DVD, NTSC, region 1; stereo, mono; full screen format (1.33:1).
In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned, main feature only.
Jeanne Crain, Linda Darnell, Ann Sothern, Kirk Douglas, Paul Douglas, Barbara Lawrence, Jeffrey Lynn, Connie Gilchrist, Florence Bates, Hobart Cavanaugh.
Director of photography, Arthur Miller ; editor, J. Watson Webb Jr. ; music, Alfred Newman ; costume designer, Kay Nelson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Adapted by Vera Caspary from the novel : Letter to Five Wives / by John Klempner.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Special features: optional commentary by Christopher Mankiewicz with Joseph L. Mankiewicz biographers Kenneth Geist and Cheryl Lower ; "Linda Darnell: Hollywood's Fallen Angel", an A & E Network Biography program (45 min.); Fox Movietone News (Oscar footage); restoration comparison; theatrical trailer (3 min.).
Slice of Americana about three women on a group vacation receiving a letter from a flirt who has run off with one of their husbands- but who leaves the wives guessing as to whose husband has been stolen.
Academy Awards, Best Director and Screenplay of 1949, Joseph L. Mankiewicz.