High society [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Sol C. Siegel production ; screenplay, John Patrick ; directed by Charles Walters.

[S.I. : s.n., 20--].
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Barry, Philip, 1896-1949 -- Film adaptations.
Divorced women -- Drama.
Remarriage -- Drama.
Courtship -- Drama.
Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
System Details:
In this musical comedy, a society wedding is being arranged in Newport, Rhode Island. The beautiful Tracy Samantha Lord is to marry George Kittredge. However, Tracy's ex-husband, the songwriter C.K. Dexter-Haven, has never stopped loving her and has hopes of winning her back. A New York scandal sheet reporter and photographer arrive to cover the wedding and complicate the tangled romances.
Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Celeste Holm, John Lund, Louis Calhern, Sidney Blackmer, Louis Armstrong and his Band.
Director of photography, Paul C. Vogel ; editor, Ralph E. Winters ; music and lyrics by Cole Porter ; music supervised and adapted by Johnny Green and Saul Chaplin.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
Based on the play, The Philadelphia story by Philip Barry.
Local notes:
Presented to the Penn Libraries by Harvey Sheldon.
Penn Provenance:
Sheldon, Harvey (donor)
Walters, Charles, 1911-1982. , Director
Siegel, Sol C., 1903-1982. , Producer
Patrick, John, 1905-1995. , Screenwriter
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977. , Actor
Grace, Princess of Monaco, 1929-1982 , Actor
Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998 , Actor
Holm, Celeste, 1917- , Actor
Lund, John, 1913-1992. , Actor
Calhern, Louis, 1895-1956 , Actor
Blackmer, Sidney, 1895-1973 , Actor
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971 , Performer
Vogel, Paul C., 1899-1975. , Cinematographer
Winters, Ralph E. , Editor
Porter, Cole, 1891-1964 , Composer
Green, Johnny, 1908-1989 , Composer
Chaplin, Saul, 1912-1997. , Composer
Barry, Philip, 1896-1949. , Author
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. , Producer
Harvey Sheldon Jewish American Music Video Research Library (University of Pennsylvania)
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