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The Resource Show boat, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Inc. ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney, (DVD)

Show boat, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Inc. ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney, (DVD)

Label
Show boat
Title
Show boat
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Inc. ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Choreography, Robert Alton ; musical direction, Adolph Deutsch ; director of photography, Charles Rosher ; editor, John Dunning
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English or Spanish language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S46 2000
PerformerNote
Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, Joe E. Brown, Marge and Gower Champion, Robert Sterling, Agnes Moorehead, Leif Erickson, 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
  • 1900-1974
  • 1911-1986
  • 1895-1960
  • 1887-1968
  • 1885-1945
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
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gamblers
  • Women entertainers
  • Paddle steamers
  • Juegos de azar
  • Barcos de vapor
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Show boat, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Inc. ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on the musical play by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, II from Edna Ferber's novel
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45099276
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780790744858
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569509429
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
65094
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45099276
System details
DVD, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Show boat, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Inc. ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on the musical play by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, II from Edna Ferber's novel
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45099276
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780790744858
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569509429
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
65094
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45099276
System details
DVD, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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