In 1928, a 10-year-old boy goes to live with his eccentric, sophisticated Auntie Mame--a lady who throws a party for any occasion or nonoccasion that comes to mind. He grows up and brings home his fiancée and her parents, and Mame finds them banal.
Archive collection [Blu-ray].
Subjects:Aunts -- Fiction.
Dennis, Patrick, 1921-1976. Auntie Mame -- Film adaptations.
Fiancées -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Nephews -- Fiction.
Romantic comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Barnes, Joanna, 1934- actor.
Bert, Malcolm, art director.
Brandon, Henry, 1912-1990, actor.
Browne, Coral, 1913-1991, actor.
Byron, Brook, actor.
Cass, Peggy, actor.
Clark, Fred, 1914-1968, actor.
Comden, Betty, screenwriter.
DaCosta, Morton, 1914-1989, film director.
Gilchrist, Connie, 1901-1985, actor.
Green, Adolph, screenwriter.
Handzlik, Jan Lawrence, 1945- actor.
Hopkins, George James, designer.
Hughes, Robin, 1920-1989, actor.
Kaper, Bronislaw, 1902-1983, composer (expression)
Knowles, Patric, 1911-1995, actor.
Orry-Kelly, 1897-1964, costume designer.
Patrick, Lee, 1906-1982, actor.
Russell, Rosalind, actor.
Scott, Pippa, 1935- actor.
Shimoda, Yuki, actor.
Smith, Roger, 1932- actor.
Stradling, Harry, 1901-1970, director of photography.
Tucker, Forrest, 1919-1986, actor.
Veazie, Carol, 1895-1984, actor.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967), production company.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Waterman, Willard, actor.
Ziegler, William, editor of moving image work.
motion picture adaptation of (work): Dennis, Patrick, 1921-1976. Auntie Mame.
motion picture adaptation of (work): Lawrence, Jerome, 1915-2004. Auntie Mame.
motion picture adaptation of (work): Lee, Robert Edwin, 1918-1994. Auntie Mame.
1 videodisc (143 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches.
digital optical surround DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0
video file Blu-ray video region A
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
From the novel, Auntie Mame, by Patrick Dennis, as adapted for the stage by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee.
Title from container.
Videodisc release of the 1958 motion picture.
Director of photography, Harry Stradling, Sr. ; art director, Malcolm Bert ; film editor, William Ziegler ; set decorator, George James Hopkins ; costumes designed by Orry-Kelly ; music by Bronislau Kaper.
Rosalind Russell, Forrest Tucker, Coral Browne, Fred Clark, Roger Smith, Patric Knowles, Peggy Cass, Jan Handzlik, Joanna Barnes, Pippa Scott, Lee Patrick, Willard Waterman, Robin Hughes, Connie Gilchrist, Yuki Shimoda, Brook Byron, Carol Veazie, Henry Brandon.
Blu-ray disc (requires Blu-ray player for playback) ; anamorphic widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio) ; DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0.
For private home use only.
English with optional English subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Golden Globe awards for Best motion picture, comedy and Best motion picture actress, comedy Rosalind Russell in 1959Link to PAC