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|Named Person:||MacKinlay Kantor|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert E Sherwood; Gregg Toland; Samuel Goldwyn; William Wyler; Myrna Loy; Fredric March; Dana Andrews; Teresa Wright; Virginia Mayo; Cathy O'Donnell; Hoagy Carmichael; Gladys George; Harold Russell; Roman Bohnen; Ray Collins; Victor Cutler; Perry Ferguson; George Jenkins; Daniel Mandell; Irene Sharaff; Julia Heron; Hugo Friedhofer; Emil Newman; MacKinlay Kantor; Samuel Goldwyn, Inc.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
|Language Note:||In English or dubbed Spanish dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Based on Glory for me by MacKinlay Kantor.
Originally released as motion picture in 1946.
|Credits:||Art direction, Perry Ferguson, George Jenkins ; film editor, Daniel Mandell ; costume designer, Sharaff ; set decorations, Julia Heron ; music, Hugo Friedhofer ; musical direction, Emil Newman.|
|Cast:||Myrna Loy, Fredric March, Dana Andrews, Teresa Wright, Virginia Mayo, Cathy O'Donnell, Hoagy Carmichael, Gladys George, Harold Russell, Roman Bohnen, Ray Collins, Victor Cutler.|
|Awards:||Academy Awards (1947): Honorary award (Russell), Best actor (March), Best director, Best film editing, Best music, Best picture, Best supporting actor (Russell), Best writing, screenplay.|
|Target Audience:||Not rated.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (168 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD; Dolby digital mono; standard version.|
|Other Titles:||Best years of our lives (Motion picture)
The best years of our lives
|Responsibility:||[presented by] Samuel Goldwyn [Pictures Corporation] ; screen play by Robert E. Sherwood ; director of photography, Gregg Toland ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by William Wyler.|
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Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands.
Retrieving notes about this item
- Kantor, MacKinlay, -- 1904-1977 -- Film adaptations.
- Veteran reintegration -- United States -- Drama.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Drama.
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- Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945 -- Veteranos -- Teatro.
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