DVD
English
Title
Wuthering Heights
Director
William Wyler
Based on the work of
Emily Brontë
Actor
Merle Oberon Laurence Olivier David Niven 1909-1983
Language
English
Publisher
MGM DVD, 2007 | Other editions
1 dvd-video : zw/w.
Recording date
1939
Playing time
ca. 100 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans, Italiaans, Duits, Spaans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans, Deens, Fins, Noors, Zweeds, Grieks
EAN
8712626032779

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 24 times in Flemish libraries

About William Wyler

William Wyler (; born Willi Wyler (German: [ˈvɪlɪ ˈvi:lɐ]); July 1, 1902 – July 27, 1981) was a Swiss-German film director and producer. Notable works include Mrs. Miniver (1942), The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), and Ben-Hur (1959), all of which won him the Academy Awards for Best Director, and Best Picture, making him the only director of three Best Picture winners. Wyler received his first Oscar nomination for directing Dodsworth in 1936, starring Walter Huston, Ruth Chatterton and Mary Astor, "sparking a 20-year run of almost unbroken greatness."

Film historian Ian Freer calls Wyler a "bona fide perfectionist", whose penchant for retakes and an attempt to hone every last nuance, "became the stuff of legend." His ability to direct a string of classic literary adaptations into huge box-office a…Read more on Wikipedia

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