|aA Place in the sun|h[videorecording] /|cParamount Pictures ; screenplay by Michael Wilson and Harry Brown ; produced and directed by George Stevens.
|a[Hollywood, Calif. :|bParamount,|c200?].
|a1 videodisc (120 min.) :|bsd., b&w ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the novel An American tragedy by Theodore Dreiser and the Patrick Kearney play adapted from the novel.
|aVideodisc release of 1951 motion picture.
|aClosed captioned for the hearing impaired.
|aDirector of photography, William C. Mellor ; editor, William Hornbeck ; music, Franz Waxman.
|aMontgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelly Winters, Keefe Brasselle.
|aGeorge Stevens' stunning adaptation of Theodore Dreiser's An American tragedy garnered six Academy Awards and guaranteed immortality for screen lovers Montgomery Clift and Elizabeth Taylor. Clift is a poor young man determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of beautiful socialite Elizabeth Taylor. Shelley Winters plays the factory girl whose dark secret threatens Clift's professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, Clift is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever.
|aDreiser, Theodore,|d1871-1945.|tAn American tragedy.