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Now, voyager /

Contributor(s): Rapper, Irving, 1898-1999 [film director.] | Wallis, Hal B, 1899-1986 [film producer.] | Robinson, Casey [screenwriter.] | Cooper, Gladys, 1888-1971 [actor.] | Davis, Bette, 1908-1989 [actor.] | Henreid, Paul [actor.] | Rains, Claude, 1889-1967 [actor.] | Granville, Bonita, 1923-1988 [actor.] | Loder, John, 1898-1988 [actor.] | Chase, Ilka, 1905-1978 [actor.] | Patrick, Lee, 1901-1982 [actor.] | Pangborn, Franklyn, 1889-1958 [actor.] | Alexander, Katharine, 1898-1981 [actor.] | Rennie, James, 1890-1965 [actor.] | Wickes, Mary, 1910-1995 [actor.] | Polito, Sol, 1892-1960 [director of photography.] | Steiner, Max, 1888-1971 [composer (expression)] | Low, Warren, 1905-1989 [editor of moving image work.] | Haas, Robert, 1889-1962 [art director.] | Orry-Kelly, 1897-1964 [costume designer.] | First National Pictures, Inc [production company.] | Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967) [production company,, presenter.] | Criterion Collection (Firm) [film distributor.]Material type: FilmFilmLanguage: English Series: The Criterion collection ; 1004Distributor: [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2019]Copyright date: ©1942Edition: Blu-ray special editionDescription: 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (31 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm)ISBN: 9781681436623; 1681436620Uniform titles: Now, voyager (Motion picture) Related works: Motion picture adaptation of (work): Prouty, Olive Higgins, 1882-1974. Now, voyagerSubject(s): Single women -- Drama | Mothers and daughters -- Drama | Man-woman relationships -- DramaGenre/Form: Romance films. | Melodramas (Motion pictures) | Feature films. | Fiction films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. Production credits: Director of photography, Sol Polito ; film editor, Warren Low ; art director, Robert Haas ; set decorations by Fred M. MacLean ; gowns by Orry-Kelly ; orchestral arrangements, Hugo Friedhofer ; musical director, Leo F. Forbstein ; music by Max Steiner. In: Roger Blunck Collection (Library of Congress)Cast: Bette Davis, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains, Gladys Cooper, Bonita Granville, John Loder, Ilka Chase, Lee Patrick, Franklin Pangborn, Katherine Alexander, James Rennie, Mary Wickes.Summary: Nervous spinster Charlotte Vale is stunted from growing up under the heel of her puritanical Boston Brahmin mother and remains convinced of her own unworthiness until a kindly psychiatrist gives her the confidence to venture out into the world on a South American cruise. Onboard, she finds her footing with the help of an unhappily married man. Their thwarted love affair may help Charlotte break free of her mother's grip, but will she find fulfillment as well as independence?
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Aspect ratio 1.37:1.

From the novel by Olive Higgins Prouty.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1942.

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Special features: Episode of The Dick Cavett Show from 1971 with actor Bette Davis; interview with Paul Henreid from 1980; selected-scene commentary on the film's score by professor Jeff Smith; new interview with film critic Farran Smith Nehme on the making of the film; new interview with costume historian Larry McQueen; two radio adaptations from 1943 and 1946; essay by scholar Patricia White and a 1937 reflection on acting by Davis.

Sources used: videodisc container; Internet movie database WWW site, viewed May 11, 2022.

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Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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