Brand Name: WHV Mfg#: 883929279593 Shipping Weight: 0.14 lbs Manufacturer: Genre: All music products are properly licensed and guaranteed authentic. Bishop's Wife, The (DVD)Recently re-made as "The Preacher's Wife" starring Denzel Washington and Whitney Houston, the original was nominated for 5 Academy Awards(R)! Cary Grant stars as an angel come to earth in answer to the prayers of a struggling young bishop. Year: 1947 Director: Henry Koster Starring: Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Elsa Lanchester.]]>
I watch this almost every year. The joy of the film is in the acting, which never grows old and knowing how the plot turns out doesn't spoil anything. Here are three of the best actors Hollywood ever had the fortune to have working beautifully with each other, and surrounded by the best character actors as well.Taking place during the Holiday Season, David Niven is Bishop Henry Brogham, who is obsessed with building a great cathedral and obtaining the f..
This review is for the Warner Home Video DVD of "The Bishop's Wife". The mid-forties proved to be a popular time for angels to walk among Hollywood's backlots. The review title I've chosen purposefully tips the cap to "It's A Wonderful Life" because "The Bishop's Wife" has a bit of the same flavor, and even features the child stars who played Zusu and young George Bailey from "It's A Wonderful Life". As for "The Bishop's Wife", how can a film miss with Cary Gran..
This movie is one of my all time favorites. it's filmed in the 1940's and in black and white, but you don't care because this movie has Cary Grant, David Niven and the lovely Loretta Young in the lead characters. I love this movie. It's such a feel good Christmas movie that gets you in the spirit of giving and feeling the love of what Christmas really means to all of us. I watch it every year and still never tire of it. It's one of the best movies ever made in my o..