The long, hot summer [videorecording DVD]
The long, hot summer [videorecording DVD]


Uniform Title
Long, hot summer (Motion picture)

Publication Information
Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2003]

Physical Description
1 videodisc (approximately 115 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format ; NTSC, Dolby digital surround sound, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation.
Based on the novel by William Faulkner.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958.
Special features: Backstory: The long, hot summer; Movie Tone news: "The long, hot summer" world premiere: a Louisiana triumph!; Theatrical trailer; Paul Newman theater.

Ben Quick, an industrious con artist who's known throughout the country as a barn burner, gets run out of a Mississippi town. He meets up with Clara Varner, whose father is pressuring her to get married and provide him with grandchildren. It isn't long before he decides Ben and Clara should marry, and when she resists, it sets up a dramatically escalating clash of wills.

Reading Level
Not rated.

Swindlers and swindling -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Feature films.
Film adaptations -- Video recordings.
Melodrama -- Video recordings.
Feature films -- United States -- Video recordings.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD videodiscs.

Geographic Term
Southern States -- Drama -- Video recordings.

Added Author
Wald, Jerry, 1911-1962.
Ravetch, Irving.
Frank, Harriet.
Ritt, Martin, 1914-1990.
North, Alex.
Newman, Lionel, 1916-1989.
La Shelle, Joseph, 1903-1989.
Wheeler, Lyle, 1905-1990.
Ransford, Maurice, 1896-1968.
Scott, Walter M.
Benneche, Eli.
Loeffler, Louis R., 1897-1972.
Palmer, Adele.
Newman, Paul, 1925-2008.
Woodward, Joanne, 1930-
Franciosa, Anthony, 1928-2006.
Welles, Orson, 1915-1985.
Remick, Lee.
Lansbury, Angela, 1925-
Anderson, Richard, 1926-2017.
Marshall, Sarah, 1933-2014.
Albertson, Mabel, 1901-1982,
O'Malley, J. Pat (James Pat)
Walker, Bill, 1896-1992.
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. Long hot summer.

Added Corporate Author
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Cinemascope (Firm)
Jerry Wald Productions.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
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