The Resource The ghost and Mrs. Muir, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. ; producer, Fred Kohlmar ; director, Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; screenplay, Philip Dunne

The ghost and Mrs. Muir, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. ; producer, Fred Kohlmar ; director, Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; screenplay, Philip Dunne

Label
The ghost and Mrs. Muir
Title
The ghost and Mrs. Muir
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. ; producer, Fred Kohlmar ; director, Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; screenplay, Philip Dunne
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Author of screenplay, etc
Director
Distributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young widow rents a sea-side cottage and meets the ghost of its former owner, a retired sea captain
Related
Cataloging source
CLU
Characteristic
motion picture
Credits note
Assistant director, F.E. Johnston; dialogue directors, Constance Collier and Arthur Pierson; director of photography, Charles Lang; art directors, Richard Day and George Davis; film editor, Dorothy Spencer; set decorations, Thomas Little and Stewart Reiss; wardrobe director, Charles LeMaire; costumes, Eleanor Behm; costumes for Gene Tierney designed by Oleg Cassini; music, Bernard Herrmann; sound, Bernard Freericks and Roger Heman; special photographic effects, Fred Sersen; makeup artist, Ben Nye; production manager, R.A. Klune; unit manager, Ben Silvey; locations manager, Ray C. Moore
Date time place
Some scenes in the film were shot on location in Palos Verdes, California. Additional footage for process plates was shot in Monterey
PerformerNote
Gene Tierney (Lucy Muir), Rex Harrison (the ghost of Capt. Daniel Gregg), George Sanders (Miles Fairley). With Natalie Wood (Anna Muir as a child). Edna Best (Martha Huggins); Vanessa Brown (Anna Muir as an adult); Anna Lee (Mrs. Miles Fairley); Robert Coote (Coombe); Isobel Elsom (Angelica Muir); Victoria Horne (Eva Muir); Whitford Kane (Sproule); Brad Slaven (enquiries); William Stelling (Bill); Helen Freeman (author); David Thursby (Sproggins); Heather Wilde (maid); Stuart Holmes (man on train); Houseley Stevenson (gardener); Will Stanton (porter)
Runtime
105
Technique
live action
Label
The ghost and Mrs. Muir, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. ; producer, Fred Kohlmar ; director, Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; screenplay, Philip Dunne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Fantasy comedy; feature
  • Based on the novel The ghost of Captain Gregg and Mrs. Muir, by R.A. Dick, first published in Chicago in 1945
  • Credits supplied from: AFI catalog, 1941-1950
Carrier category
film reel
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
16 mm.
Dimensions
16mm. film width
Extent
3 film reels of 3 (104 min., ca. 3,744 ft.)
FilmInspectionDate
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Governing access note
Condition restricted;
Jurisdiction note
permission to view item must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
unknown
Motion picture presentation format
standard sound aperture reduced frame
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Physical access
Patrons should use reference copy
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
film reel
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn660879027
Label
The ghost and Mrs. Muir, Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. ; producer, Fred Kohlmar ; director, Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; screenplay, Philip Dunne
Publication
Note
  • Fantasy comedy; feature
  • Based on the novel The ghost of Captain Gregg and Mrs. Muir, by R.A. Dick, first published in Chicago in 1945
  • Credits supplied from: AFI catalog, 1941-1950
Carrier category
film reel
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
16 mm.
Dimensions
16mm. film width
Extent
3 film reels of 3 (104 min., ca. 3,744 ft.)
FilmInspectionDate
||||
Governing access note
Condition restricted;
Jurisdiction note
permission to view item must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
unknown
Motion picture presentation format
standard sound aperture reduced frame
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Physical access
Patrons should use reference copy
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
film reel
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn660879027

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