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All About Eve / Twentieth Century-Fox ; produced by Darryl F. Zanuck ; written for the screen and directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz.

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library DVD ALL (Text) 33500012822987 Main Available -
Moorhead Public Library DVD ALL (Text) 33500012822979 Main Checked out 05/24/2019

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (138 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 2-disc special ed.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2008.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the short story: Wisdom of Eve / by Mary Orr.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1950.
Special features: The read Eve featurette; the secret of Sarah Siddons featurette; AMC backstory: All about Eve; Fox Movietonews: Academy Awards honor best film achievements, Hollywood attends gala premiere of "All about Eve"; Holiday Magazine awards; Look Magazine awards; restoration comparison; original theatrical trailer and more.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc one: Feature film -- Special features: Optional audio feature commentary by Celeste Holm, Christopher Mankiewicz and Joseph Mankiewicz biographer Ken Geist ; optional audio feature commentary by author Sam Staggs ; Optional isolated score track ; Disc two: Special features: Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz (ca. 26 min.) -- Joseph L. Mankiewicz: A personal journey (ca. 26 min.) -- The real Eve (ca. 18 min.) -- The secret of Sarah Siddons (ca. 7 min.) -- AMC Backstory: All about Eve (ca. 24 min.) -- Vintage Bette Davis promotion -- Vintage Anne Baxter promotion -- Fox Movietonews -- Restoration comparison -- original theatrical trailer -- Interactive pressbook gallery -- poster gallery -- stills gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Milton Krasner ; editor, Barbara McLean ; music, Alfred Newman.
Participant or Performer Note: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm, Gary Merrill, Hugh Marlowe, Thelma Ritter, Marilyn Monroe, Gregory Ratoff, Barbara Bates, Walter Hampden.
Summary, etc.: From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit.
Target Audience Note: Canadian rating: PG.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo & mono.
Language Note: Sound tracks in English (mono or stereo), Spanish, and French (mono); with optional English or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Awards Note: Academy Awards: Best picture, Best director, Best writing (Screenplay), Best supporting actor (Sanders), Best sound recording, Best costume design.
Named to the National Film Registry in 1990 by the Library of Congress.
Subject: Orr, Mary > Film adaptations.
Actresses > Drama.
Actresses > United States > Drama.
Theater > United States > Drama.
Actrices > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Teatro > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Orr, Mary.
United States.
Genre: Feature films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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