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Christmas in July [DVD]

A go-getter clerk in a coffee company, is fooled into thinking he's won a $25,000 prize for inventing a sales slogan. When a trio of practical jokers at Maxford Coffee send him a phony congratulatory telegram announcing that he's the contest winner, he and his girlfriend go off on a mammoth Christmas shopping binge, even though it's the middle of July. Suddenly, the head of Maxford Coffee discovers the mistake, and their spending spree turns into a wild slapstick riot.

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Summary: A go-getter clerk in a coffee company, is fooled into thinking he's won a $25,000 prize for inventing a sales slogan. When a trio of practical jokers at Maxford Coffee send him a phony congratulatory telegram announcing that he's the contest winner, he and his girlfriend go off on a mammoth Christmas shopping binge, even though it's the middle of July. Suddenly, the head of Maxford Coffee discovers the mistake, and their spending spree turns into a wild slapstick riot.
Title: Christmas in July [DVD] / Paramount Pictures ; written & directed by Preston Sturges.
Publisher Date: Universal City, CA : Universal Studio, c2011.
Subject: Contests -- United States -- Drama. Compulsive shopping -- United States -- Drama. Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama. Compulsive shopping. Contests. Man-woman relationships. United States.
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: COMEDY Christmas
Oclc: 715259525
Upc: 025192100512
Bib Id: 503700

Format: DVD
Summary: A go-getter clerk in a coffee company, is fooled into thinking he's won a $25,000 prize for inventing a sales slogan. When a trio of practical jokers at Maxford Coffee send him a phony congratulatory telegram announcing that he's the contest winner, he and his girlfriend go off on a mammoth Christmas shopping binge, even though it's the middle of July. Suddenly, the head of Maxford Coffee discovers the mistake, and their spending spree turns into a wild slapstick riot.
Title: Christmas in July [DVD] / Paramount Pictures ; written & directed by Preston Sturges.
Publisher, Date: Universal City, CA : Universal Studio, c2011.
Description: 1 videodisc (68 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series: Universal cinema classics
Series: Universal Cinema classics.
Subjects: Contests -- United States -- Drama.
Subjects: Compulsive shopping -- United States -- Drama.
Subjects: Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama.
Subjects: Compulsive shopping.
Subjects: Contests.
Subjects: Man-woman relationships.
Subjects: United States.
Genre: Comedy films.
Genre: Feature films.
Genre: Fiction films.
Genre: Romance films.
Genre: Romantic comedy films.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre: Drama.
Other Author: Sturges, Preston.
Other Author: Powell, Dick, 1904-1963.
Other Author: Drew, Ellen, 1915-2003.
Other Author: Demarest, William.
Other Author: Walburn, Raymond, 1887-1969.
Other Author: Truex, Ernest, 1889-1973.
Other Author: Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
Other Author: Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Notes: Title from container.
Notes: Release date: May. 10, 2011.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1940.
Notes: Dick Powell, Ellen Drew, Raymond Walburn, William Demarest, Ernest Truex.
Notes: DVD, region1; NTSC; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Notes: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles.
Publisher Number: 61118287
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Medium: [DVD]
Call Number: COMEDY Christmas