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The Resource Show boat, produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)

Show boat, produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)

Label
Show boat
Title
Show boat
Statement of responsibility
produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney
Title variation
Showboat
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Romantic story of Magnolia Hawks who grew up on the Cotton Blossom, the Mississippi showboat owned by her father, lovable Captain Andy and her stern mother, Parthy
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay, John Lee Mahin; dance, Marge and Gower Champion
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Includes audio tracks in English and Spanish
PerformerNote
Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1922-1990
  • 1919-2004
  • 1922-2010
  • 1885-1945
  • 1895-1960
  • 1887-1968
  • 1894-1973
  • 1916-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gardner, Ava
  • Keel, Howard
  • Grayson, Kathryn
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Freed, Arthur
  • Sidney, George
  • Warner Home Video
  • Turner Entertainment Co
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musical films
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Show boat, produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on the Jerome Kern-Oscar Hammerstein II musical play from Edna Ferber's novel
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Title and statements of responsibility from videocassette label and container
  • Title and statements of responsibility from DVD label and container
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 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 control number
  • lb 00060976
  • 599208
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital sound ; standard version presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition ; interactive chapter index and other interactive features
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Show boat, produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Based on the Jerome Kern-Oscar Hammerstein II musical play from Edna Ferber's novel
  • Includes original theatrical trailer
  • Title and statements of responsibility from videocassette label and container
  • Title and statements of responsibility from DVD label and container
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 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 control number
  • lb 00060976
  • 599208
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital sound ; standard version presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition ; interactive chapter index and other interactive features
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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