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Harvey
- James Stewart

Overview - Elwood is a good-natured, slightly sloshed man whose faithful companion is a 6-foot 3-1/2 inch rabbit that only he can see. When his sister Veta (Josephine Hull) tries to have him committed, she's taken in instead. It's up to Elwood and Harvey to straighten out the mess.  Read more...

 
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Overview

Elwood is a good-natured, slightly sloshed man whose faithful companion is a 6-foot 3-1/2 inch rabbit that only he can see. When his sister Veta (Josephine Hull) tries to have him committed, she's taken in instead. It's up to Elwood and Harvey to straighten out the mess. James Stewart stars in his most amiable, bumbling mode. The film is based on Mary Chase's Pulitzer Prize-winning play. Academy Award Nominations: 1, including Best Actor: James Stewart. Academy Awards: 1, Best Supporting Actress: Josephine Hull.

Awards:
1950 - Academy Awards - Best Supporting Actress Winner

Cast List

Charles Drake - American Actor
Oscar Brodney
John Beck - Producer of Harvey
Wallace Ford - British Actor
Mary Chase
Jesse White - American Comic Actor
Cecil Kellaway - Character actor, GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER
James Stewart - Oscar-winning actor, THE PHILADELPHIA STORY, VERTIGO, HARVEY
Jimmy Stewart - Oscar-winning actor, THE PHILADELPHIA STORY, VERTIGO, HARVEY
Peggy Dow - American Actress
Nana Bryant - American Actress
Ralph Dawson - Oscar Winning American Film Editor
Nathan Juran
William Daniels - Famous Cinematographer
Frank Skinner - American Composer/D. 1968
Henry Koster - Director
Josephine Hull - Oscar winning American actress, HARVEY, ARSENIC & OLD LACE
Victoria Horne - American comedienne, writer

 
Details
    DVD Format
  • Format: DVD
  • Run Time: 104
  • Color Format: B&W
  • UPC: 025192033636
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Rating: Not Rated
  • Release Date: January 2002

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Notes:
Josephine Hull, Victoria Horne, and Jesse White all originated their roles in the stage version of Mary Chase's Pulitzer prize-winning play HARVEY. White made his film debut with this screen adaptation. James Stewart occasionally filled in as Elwood P. Dowd in the Broadway adaptation. Some MCA/Universal video releases of HARVEY feature a special introduction by Stewart.

Reviews:
"...[Stewart gives] a gentle, philosophical performance in a gentle, philosophical film..." - 10/01/2000 Total Film, p.122


"In 1950, Stewart was clearly looking to broaden his range....[He's] at home here in laid-back farce..." - 02/01/2006 Sight and Sound, p.89

 
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