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The Bishop's Wife (2001, original release: 1947)


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Published: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., c2001
Series: MGM/UA vintage classics
Description:  1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0792849140,
Language:  English

Full-frame (standard) format

From the novel by Robert Nathan

Originally released as a motion picture in 1947

Includes original theatrical trailer

Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Monty Woolley, James Gleason, Gladys Cooper, Elsa Lanchester

Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him

Not rated by MPAA

DVD; Dolby digital

English, French, or Spanish language with subtitles available in English, French, or Spanish

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Angels -- Drama
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Additional Credits:
Koster, Henry, 1905-1988
Goldwyn, Samuel, 1882-1974
Sherwood, Robert E. 1896-1955 (Robert Emmet),
Bercovici, Leonardo
Grant, Cary, 1904-1986
Young, Loretta, 1913-2000
Niven, David, 1910-1983
Nathan, Robert, 1894-
MGM Home Entertainment Inc

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