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The Resource To please a lady, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Clarence Brown production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; story and screen play by Barré Lyndon and Marge Decker ; produced and directed by Clarence Brown. Jeopardy / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Mel Dinelli ; produced by Sol Baer Fielding ; directed by John Sturges, (DVD)

To please a lady, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Clarence Brown production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; story and screen play by Barré Lyndon and Marge Decker ; produced and directed by Clarence Brown. Jeopardy / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Mel Dinelli ; produced by Sol Baer Fielding ; directed by John Sturges, (DVD)

Label
To please a lady
Title
To please a lady
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Clarence Brown production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; story and screen play by Barré Lyndon and Marge Decker ; produced and directed by Clarence Brown. Jeopardy / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Mel Dinelli ; produced by Sol Baer Fielding ; directed by John Sturges
Title variation
  • Jeopardy
  • Barbara Stanwyck signature collection
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Costume designer
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Set designer
Sound designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • To please a lady: A former war hero and midget car racer meets his match with a beautiful independent reporter who blames his reckless tactics for an accidental racing death
  • Jeopardy: The Stilwins are on vacation to an isolated beach in Mexico. Walking on a deserted jetty, Doug Stilwin gets his leg trapped under one of the logs. All attempts to move the log are futile and Helen Stilwin takes the car to get help. However, an escaped criminal kidnaps her. Will she be able to return to her husband before he drowns?
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
  • To please a lady: director of photography, Harold Rosson ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and James Basevi ; film editor, Robert J. Kern ; music by Bronislau Kaper ; recording supervisor, Douglas Shearer ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis ; special effects, A. Arnold Gillespie, Warren Newcombe ; costumes designed by Helen Rose
  • Jeopardy: music composed and conducted by Dimitri Tiomkin ; director of photography, Victor Milner ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and William Ferrari ; film editor, Newell P. Kimlin ; recording supervisor, Douglas Shearer ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis, Fred MacLean ; special effects, A. Arnold Gillespie ; costumes designed by Helen Rose
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English, English SDH or French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T633 2007
PerformerNote
  • To please a lady: Clark Gable, Barbara Stanwyck, Adolphe Menjou, Will Geer, Roland Winters, William C. McGaw, Lela Bliss, Emory Parnell, Frank Jenks, Helen Spring, Bill Hickman, Lew Smith, Ted Husing
  • Jeopardy: Barbara Stanwyck, Barry Sullivan, Ralph Meeker, Lee Aaker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1987
  • 1896-1972
  • 1907-1983
  • 1910-1992
  • 1901-1960
  • 1907-1990
  • 1890-1963
  • 1904-1989
  • 1914-
  • 1896-1980
  • 1892-1979
  • 1902-1962
  • 1898-1978
  • 1921-1986
  • 1904-
  • 1901-1962
  • 1912-1994
  • 1920-1988
  • 1895-1988
  • 1895-1960
  • 1902-1983
  • 1899-1971
  • 1899-1978
  • 1904-1985
  • 1894-1979
  • 1893-1972
  • 1901-1962
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brown, Clarence
  • Lyndon, Barré
  • Decker, Marge
  • Dinelli, Mel
  • Fielding, Sol Baer
  • Sturges, John
  • Gable, Clark
  • Stanwyck, Barbara
  • Menjou, Adolphe
  • Geer, Will
  • Winters, Roland
  • McGaw, William C.
  • Bliss, Lela
  • Parnell, Emory
  • Jenks, Frank
  • Spring, Helen
  • Hickman, Bill
  • Smith, Lew
  • Husing, Ted
  • Sullivan, Barry
  • Meeker, Ralph
  • Aaker, Lee
  • Rosson, Harold
  • Gibbons, Cedric
  • Basevi, James
  • Kern, Robert J.
  • Kaper, Bronislaw
  • Shearer, Douglas
  • Willis, Edwin B.
  • Gillespie, Arnold
  • Newcombe, Warren
  • Rose, Helen
  • Tiomkin, Dimitri
  • Milner, Victor
  • Ferrari, William
  • Kimlin, Newell
  • MacLean, Fred
  • Zimm, Maurice
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
Runtime
160
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Automobile racing
  • Journalists
  • Kidnapping
  • Vacations
  • Criminals
  • Automobile racing
  • Journalists
  • Vacations
  • Criminals
Technique
live action
Label
To please a lady, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Clarence Brown production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; story and screen play by Barré Lyndon and Marge Decker ; produced and directed by Clarence Brown. Jeopardy / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Mel Dinelli ; produced by Sol Baer Fielding ; directed by John Sturges, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Jeopardy: Based on a story by Maurice Zimm
  • "Barbara Stanwyck double feature"--Container
  • To please a lady originally released as a motion picture in 1950; Jeopardy originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Also issued as part of the box set: Barbara Stanwyck signature collection
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer (To please a lady); Lux radio theater broadcast, March 15, 1954; Theatrical trailer (Jeopardy)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
To please a lady (91 min.) -- Jeopardy (69 min.)
Control code
ocn176636602
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (160 min.)
Isbn
0125697982986
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391149903
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 79829
  • 114990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)176636602
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation preserving the aspect ratio of their original theatrical exhibition; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
To please a lady, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; a Clarence Brown production ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; story and screen play by Barré Lyndon and Marge Decker ; produced and directed by Clarence Brown. Jeopardy / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Mel Dinelli ; produced by Sol Baer Fielding ; directed by John Sturges, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Jeopardy: Based on a story by Maurice Zimm
  • "Barbara Stanwyck double feature"--Container
  • To please a lady originally released as a motion picture in 1950; Jeopardy originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Also issued as part of the box set: Barbara Stanwyck signature collection
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer (To please a lady); Lux radio theater broadcast, March 15, 1954; Theatrical trailer (Jeopardy)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
To please a lady (91 min.) -- Jeopardy (69 min.)
Control code
ocn176636602
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (160 min.)
Isbn
0125697982986
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391149903
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 79829
  • 114990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)176636602
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation preserving the aspect ratio of their original theatrical exhibition; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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