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The Resource Show boat, MGM ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; directed by George Sidney ; produced by Arthur Freed, (videorecording)

Show boat, MGM ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; directed by George Sidney ; produced by Arthur Freed, (videorecording)

Label
Show boat
Title
Show boat
Statement of responsibility
MGM ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; directed by George Sidney ; produced by Arthur Freed
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
Cataloging source
BGU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Charles Rosher ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons, Jack Martin Smith ; editor, John Dunning
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, Joe E. Brown, Marge and Gower Champion, Robert Sterling, Agnes Moorehead, William Warfield
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1984
  • 1894-1973
  • 1916-2002
  • 1922-2010
  • 1922-1990
  • 1919-2004
  • 1892-1973
  • 1919-1980
  • 1917-2006
  • 1906-1974
  • 1911-1986
  • 1887-1968
  • 1885-1945
  • 1895-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mahin, John Lee
  • Freed, Arthur
  • Sidney, George
  • Grayson, Kathryn
  • Gardner, Ava
  • Keel, Howard
  • Brown, Joe E.
  • Champion, Marge
  • Champion, Gower
  • Sterling, Robert
  • Moorehead, Agnes
  • Erickson, Leif
  • Warfield, William
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Gamblers
  • Women entertainers
  • Paddle steamers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Show boat, MGM ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; directed by George Sidney ; produced by Arthur Freed, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the musical play by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, II from Edna Ferber's novel
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm55492067
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780790744858
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569509429
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65094
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Show boat, MGM ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; directed by George Sidney ; produced by Arthur Freed, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the musical play by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, II from Edna Ferber's novel
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm55492067
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780790744858
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569509429
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65094
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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