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The Resource Show boat, producer, Carl Laemmle Jr. ; screenplay, Oscar Hammerstein II ; directed by James Whale, (videorecording)

Show boat, producer, Carl Laemmle Jr. ; screenplay, Oscar Hammerstein II ; directed by James Whale, (videorecording)

Label
Show boat
Title
Show boat
Statement of responsibility
producer, Carl Laemmle Jr. ; screenplay, Oscar Hammerstein II ; directed by James Whale
Title variation
  • Showboat
  • Edna Ferber's Show boat
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Follows the life journey and heartbreak of Magnolia Hawks, daughter of a MIssissippi River showboat captain
Member of
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Show boat (Motion picture : 1936)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
PG
Language note
In English with English subtitles ; English SDH
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S56 2020
PerformerNote
Irene Dunne, Allan Jones, Charles Winninger, Paul Robeson, Helen Morgan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1957
  • 1898-1990.
  • 1907-1992.
  • 1884-1969.
  • 1887-1968
  • 1885-1945
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Whale, James
  • Dunne, Irene
  • Jones, Allan
  • Winninger, Charles
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
113
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
1021
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Showboats
  • Entertainers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Race relations
  • Mississippi River
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Show boat, producer, Carl Laemmle Jr. ; screenplay, Oscar Hammerstein II ; directed by James Whale, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
  • Based on the novel by Edna Ferber and the stage musical by Jerome Kern, book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
  • Mono, full screen 1.37:1
  • Essay by critic Gary Giddins in container
  • Features: audio commentary from 1989 featuring American-musical historian Miles Kreuger; new interview with James Whale biographer James Curtis; "Recognizing race in Show boat," a new interview program featuring professor and author Shana L. Redmond; Academy Awardwinning short documentary "Paul Robeson : tribute to an artist" (1979) by Saul J. Turell, newly restored; two performances from the sound prologue of the 1929 film version of Show boat, plus twenty minutes of silent excerpts from the film, with audio commentary by Kreuger; two radio adaptations of Show boat, featuring stage and screen cast members Allan Jones, Helen Morgan, and Charles Winninger, actor Orson Welles, and novelist Edna Ferber
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 minutes)
Isbn
9781681437071
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515243315
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC3128D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av05669480
  • 921278
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Show boat, producer, Carl Laemmle Jr. ; screenplay, Oscar Hammerstein II ; directed by James Whale, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
  • Based on the novel by Edna Ferber and the stage musical by Jerome Kern, book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
  • Mono, full screen 1.37:1
  • Essay by critic Gary Giddins in container
  • Features: audio commentary from 1989 featuring American-musical historian Miles Kreuger; new interview with James Whale biographer James Curtis; "Recognizing race in Show boat," a new interview program featuring professor and author Shana L. Redmond; Academy Awardwinning short documentary "Paul Robeson : tribute to an artist" (1979) by Saul J. Turell, newly restored; two performances from the sound prologue of the 1929 film version of Show boat, plus twenty minutes of silent excerpts from the film, with audio commentary by Kreuger; two radio adaptations of Show boat, featuring stage and screen cast members Allan Jones, Helen Morgan, and Charles Winninger, actor Orson Welles, and novelist Edna Ferber
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (113 minutes)
Isbn
9781681437071
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515243315
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC3128D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av05669480
  • 921278
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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