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Seven brides for seven brothers
Donen, Stanley.
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Seven brides for seven brothers (Motion picture : 1954)
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2004]
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (approximately 102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Adam, the eldest of seven brothers, goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home. Only then does Milly discover that Adam has six other brothers all living with him in his cabin. Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings, who are anxious to get wives of their own. Then, after reading a story, Adam develops an idea that will create the solution to his brothers' loneliness - kidnap the women they want!
General Note:
Two-disc special ed.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1954.

Based on the story "The sobbin' women" by Stephen Vincent Benet.

Special features: Disc 1: feature with commentary by Stanley Donen; MGM Jubilee Overture 1954 MGM "30th Anniversary" theatrical short subject; Stanley Donen trailer gallery; Disc 2: Rarely seen 1.77:1 alternate widescreen version of Seven Brides for Seven Brothers; updated and revised cast and crew documentary "Sobbin' women": the making-of 'Seven brides for seven brothers', hosted by Howard Keel and featuring new interviews with Jane Powell and Jacques D'Amboise; Radio City Music Hall premiere from July 22, 1954; "MGM's 30th Anniversary" (1954) newsreel.
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MPAA rating: Not rated.
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