High society

Published 2003
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In this sophisticated 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.

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Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video : Turner Entertainment Co., c2003.
1 videodisc (ca. 111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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High society (Motion picture : 1956) [DVD]
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
Based on the play, The Philadelphia story by Philip Barry.
Special features: Soundtrack remastered in Dolby Digital 5.1; Featurette: Cole Porter in Hollywood: True Love, hosted by Celeste Holm; premiere newsreel; CinemaScope cartoon: Millionaire Droopy; audio-only bonus: radio ads; Trailers for this and The Philadelphia Story; production notes.
Director of photography, Paul C. Vogel ; editor, Ralph E. Winters ; music & lyrics by Cole Porter ; music supervised & adapted by Johnny Green and Saul Chaplin.
Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Celeste Holm, John Lund, Louis Calhern, Sidney Blackmer, Louis Armstrong and his Band.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
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