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Matthew and Christina Drayton's (Spencer Tracey and Katharine Hepburn) are about to find out if they really can practice the racial tolerance they preach when their daughter Joanna (Katharine Houghton) unexpectedly announces her engagement to Dr. John Prentice (Sidney Poitier). Well-mannered, handsome and highly educated, the only "problem" with this Prince Charming is his color.
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A well written, dialog heavy film, using some of the best actors in the business, that examines inter-racial relationships from a variety of perspectives.
Several mild profanities, and a derogatory racial term.
Drinking, used as a social crutch. Smoking.
Polite discussion between mother and daughter, and the potential mother-in-laws.
Car backs into another vehicle resulting in angry exchange between drivers. Some heated discussion over situation.
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Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? comes to DVD in a 40th Anniversary Edition two-disc set or as part of the Stanley Kramer Film Collection. Bonus materials include the featurettes A Love Story of Today. A Special Kind of Love and Stanley Kramer: A Man’s Search For Truth. As well, there are two award presentations: 2007 PGA Stanley Kramer Award Presentation to Al Gore and Stanley Kramer Accepts the Irving Thalberg Award. Introductions are provided by Tom Brokaw, Quincy Jones, Karen Kramer, and Steven Spielberg. Text and photo galleries are also included. Audio tracks are available in Dolby Digital 5.1 Mono (English, French and Spanish) with subtitles in English, French and Spanish.