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Remember the night
Leisen, Mitchell, 1898-1972, film director, film producer, field director, film producer.
Publication Information:
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2009]

Physical Description:
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Classy shoplifter Lee Leander, on trial for swiping a diamond bracelet, has her case postponed by Assistant District Attorney John Sargent until after Christmas. Taking pity on her, he bails her out of jail. He's driving home to Indiana for the holidays, and when he finds Lee's a Hoosier too, offers to drop her at her mother's on the way. When she's rejected by her mother, he brings her home to his place where his mother, his aunt and their farmhand, Willie, give her a real Christmas and the love she's never had. Inevitably, Lee and John fall in love -- but there's still a trial ahead.
General Note:
This is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.

"This disc is compatible with all DVD players authorized in the U.S. and Canada"--Container.

Special features include introduction by Robert Osborne, original trailer, TCM Archive interview, publicity stills, scene stills, behind the scenes photos, movie posters, TCMDb article, biographies, trivia.
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Audubon Library DVD 65361 Adult DVD Open Shelf

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Lee Leander is a petty shoplifter on trial for swiping an expensive bracelet from a local jewelry store. When her trial is postponed until after New Year's, sympathetic Assistant District Attorney John Sargent bails her out of jail. Together, they find themselves falling in love when he invites her to his family's home for the holidays where she discovers the warmth and love she's never had but always wanted.

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