Prisoner of Zenda [DVD videorecording] / 1937 version: Turner Entertainment Co. ; [presented by] Selznick International ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screenplay by John L. Balderston ; adaptation by Wells Root ; additional dialogue by Donald Ogden Stewart ; directed by John Cromwell. 1952 version: Turner Entertainment Co. ; M-G-M presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Pandro S. Berman ; screenplay by John L. Balderston and Noel Langley ; adaptation by Wells Root ; directed by Richard Thorpe.

Contributor(s): Selznick, David O, 1902-1965 | Balderston, John L. (John Lloyd), 1889-1954 | Root, Wells | Stewart, Donald Ogden, 1894-1980 | Cromwell, John, 1888-1979 | Berman, Pandro S, 1905-1996 | Langley, Noel, 1911-1980 | Thorpe, Richard, 1896-1991 | Colman, Ronald, 1891-1958 | Carroll, Madeleine, 1906-1987 | Smith, C. Aubrey (Charles Aubrey), 1863-1948 | Massey, Raymond | Astor, Mary, 1906-1987 | Niven, David, 1910-1983 | Fairbanks, Douglas, Jr, 1909-2000 | Granger, Stewart, 1913-1993 | Kerr, Deborah, 1921-2007 | Calhern, Louis, 1895-1956 | Greer, Jane, 1924-2001 | Stone, Lewis, 1879-1953 | Douglas, Robert, 1909-1999 | Mason, James, 1909-1984 | Rose, Edward E. (Edward Everett), 1876-1939 | Turner Entertainment Co | Selznick International Pictures | Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer | Warner Home Video (Firm)
Material type: FilmFilmSeries: Literary classics: Publisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]Description: 1 videodisc (201 min.) : sd., b&w (1937), col. (1952) ; 4 3/4 inISBN: 1419843141; 9781419843143Contained works: Hope, Anthony, 1863-1933 Prisoner of ZendaSubject(s): Lookalikes -- Drama | Kings and rulers -- Drama | Swordsmen -- Drama | Man-woman relationships -- Drama | Adventure films | Lookalikes -- Drama | Kings and rulers -- Drama | Swordsmen -- Drama | Man-woman relationship -- DramaGenre/Form: Man-woman relationships in motion pictures. | Feature films. | Adventure films. | Love stories. | Feature films. | Adventure films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Films for the hearing impaired. | Adventure -- Feature. | Romance -- Feature.DDC classification: 791.43/75 LOC classification: PN1995.9.A3 | P7576647 2007
Contents:
Side A: Prisoner of Zenda (1937 ; 101 min.) -- Side B: Prisoner of Zenda (1952 ; 100 min.).
Production Credits: 1937 version: photographer, James Wong Howe; musical score, Alfred Newman.
1937 version: Ronald Colman, Madeleine Carroll, C. Aubrey Smith, Raymond Massey, Mary Astor, David Niven, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.1952 version: Stewart Granger, Deborah Kerr, Louis Calhern, Jane Greer, Lewis Stone, Robert Douglas, James Mason.Summary: He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike ... and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point.
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DVD, Region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono., dual-layer.

Closed-captioned.

Title from container.

1937 version: Ronald Colman, Madeleine Carroll, C. Aubrey Smith, Raymond Massey, Mary Astor, David Niven, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.

1952 version: Stewart Granger, Deborah Kerr, Louis Calhern, Jane Greer, Lewis Stone, Robert Douglas, James Mason.

1937 version: photographer, James Wong Howe; musical score, Alfred Newman.

Based on the novel [and Edward Rose's dramatization] by Anthony Hope.

Originally released as motion pictures in 1937 and 1952.

Not rated.

He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike ... and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point.

Side A: Prisoner of Zenda (1937 ; 101 min.) -- Side B: Prisoner of Zenda (1952 ; 100 min.).

Special features: Side A: "Pete Smith specialty" short "Penny Wisdom;" cartoon "The Wayward Pups;" audio-only bonus radio adaptation with Ronald Colman ; Side B: "FitzPatrick Traveltalk" short "Land of the Taj Mahal;" Oscar-winning cartoon "Johann Mouse;" 1952 theatrical trailer.

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