The Resource Home Town Story/The Marilyn Monroe Story, director, Arthur Pierson; producer, Arthur Pierson; writer, Arthur Pierson, (videorecording)

Home Town Story/The Marilyn Monroe Story, director, Arthur Pierson; producer, Arthur Pierson; writer, Arthur Pierson, (videorecording)

Label
Home Town Story/The Marilyn Monroe Story
Title
Home Town Story/The Marilyn Monroe Story
Statement of responsibility
director, Arthur Pierson; producer, Arthur Pierson; writer, Arthur Pierson
Contributor
Actor
Director
Language
eng
Summary
Double bill of an early Marilyn Monroe film and a documentary about her life and times. In 'Home Town Story' Blake Washburn is a politician embittered when he fails to get re-elected and blames corporate interests for his fall from grace. He sets about getting his revenge via a job writing a column in his uncle's newspaper, exposing the undemocratic machinations of big business. But when his sister Iris (Marilyn Monroe) is trapped underground in a cave-in, one of the big businesses in Blake's sights comes to her aid throwing him into a moral dilemma. 'The Marilyn Monroe Story' charts the transformation of former forces sweetheart Norma Jean into the Hollywood legend that was Marilyn
Cataloging source
StDuWE
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
  • 791.437
  • 791.437
Intended audience
BBFC code: U
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PerformerNote
Cast: Jeffrey Lynn, Marilyn Monroe, Donald Crisp, Marjorie Reynolds, Barbara Brown, Melinda Plowman, Griff Barnett, Renny McEvoy, Glenn Tryon, Alan Hale Jr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1995
  • 1926-1962
  • 1880-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pierson, Arthur
  • Forbes, Louis
  • Lynn, Jeffrey
  • Monroe, Marilyn
  • Crisp, Donald
Label
Home Town Story/The Marilyn Monroe Story, director, Arthur Pierson; producer, Arthur Pierson; writer, Arthur Pierson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Region 2, 1 disc(s), Interactive menus, Ratio (1:1.33 (4:3) Standard), Languages (English)
  • Made in 1951
  • Credits: music, Louis Forbes
  • DVDN
Control code
mm00083991
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Other control number
5030462050881
Other physical details
b&w.
Publisher number
SVD5088
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(StDuBDSZ)mm00083991
System details
DVD
Label
Home Town Story/The Marilyn Monroe Story, director, Arthur Pierson; producer, Arthur Pierson; writer, Arthur Pierson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Region 2, 1 disc(s), Interactive menus, Ratio (1:1.33 (4:3) Standard), Languages (English)
  • Made in 1951
  • Credits: music, Louis Forbes
  • DVDN
Control code
mm00083991
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Other control number
5030462050881
Other physical details
b&w.
Publisher number
SVD5088
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(StDuBDSZ)mm00083991
System details
DVD

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