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All about Eve [DVD videorecording] Twentieth Century-Fox ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; written for the screen and directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz.

Contributor(s): Zanuck, Darryl Francis, 1902-1979 | Mankiewicz, Joseph L | Davis, Bette, 1908-1989 | Baxter, Anne | Sanders, George, 1906-1972 | Holm, Celeste, 1917- | Orr, Mary. Wisdom of Eve | Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation | Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Material type: FilmFilmSeries: Cinema classics collection: Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2008Edition: 2-disc special ed.Description: 2 videodiscs (138 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): Actresses -- United States -- Drama | Theater -- United States -- Drama | Actrices -- Estados Unidos -- Teatro | Teatro -- Estados Unidos -- TeatroGenre/Form: Feature films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.43/72 LOC classification: PN1997 | .A45 2008
Contents:
Main titles -- Sarah Siddons Award -- Only last October -- Meet Margo Channing -- How it started -- What is theater? -- At the airport -- Eve moves in -- Midnight caller -- Paranoiac insecurity -- Bill's welcome home birthday party -- New understudy -- Breed apart -- Party's over -- Mass of fire and music -- Coming unglued -- Perfectly harmless joke -- Forward pass -- Addison's review -- Lloyd's idea? -- Cub Room -- Simple exchange of favors -- "What's so funny?" -- 'Footsteps on the Ceiling' -- Killer to killer -- Night to remember -- Phoebe -- End titles.
Production Credits: Director of photography, Milton Kasner ; editor, Barbara McLean ; music, Alfred Newman.
Academy Awards: Best picture, Best director, Best writing (Screenplay), Best supporting actor (Sanders), Best sound recording, Best costume design.Cast: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm, Gary Merrill, Hugh Marlowe, Thelma Ritter, Marilyn Monroe, Gregory Ratoff, Barbara Bates, Walter Hampden.Summary: From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit.
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DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo & mono.

Sound tracks in English (mono. or stereo.), Spanish, and French (mono.), with optional subtitles in each language; Closed-captioned.

Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm, Gary Merrill, Hugh Marlowe, Thelma Ritter, Marilyn Monroe, Gregory Ratoff, Barbara Bates, Walter Hampden.

Director of photography, Milton Kasner ; editor, Barbara McLean ; music, Alfred Newman.

Based on the short story: Wisdom of Eve / by Mary Orr.

Originally released as motion picture in 1950.

Disc 1 : dual layer ; Disc 2 : single layer.

Not rated ; Canadian rating PG.

From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit.

Special features: The read Eve featurette; the secret of Sarah Siddons featurette; AMC backstory: All about Eve; Fox Movietonews: Academy Awards honor best film achievements, Hollywood attends gala premiere of "All about Eve"; Holiday Magazine awards; Look Magazine awards; restoration comparison; original theatrical trailer and more.

Academy Awards: Best picture, Best director, Best writing (Screenplay), Best supporting actor (Sanders), Best sound recording, Best costume design.

Main titles -- Sarah Siddons Award -- Only last October -- Meet Margo Channing -- How it started -- What is theater? -- At the airport -- Eve moves in -- Midnight caller -- Paranoiac insecurity -- Bill's welcome home birthday party -- New understudy -- Breed apart -- Party's over -- Mass of fire and music -- Coming unglued -- Perfectly harmless joke -- Forward pass -- Addison's review -- Lloyd's idea? -- Cub Room -- Simple exchange of favors -- "What's so funny?" -- 'Footsteps on the Ceiling' -- Killer to killer -- Night to remember -- Phoebe -- End titles.

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