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The Resource Swing time, Radio Pictures ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; screenplay by Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott ; directed by George Stevens. --, (videorecording)

Swing time, Radio Pictures ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; screenplay by Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott ; directed by George Stevens. --, (videorecording)

Label
Swing time
Title
Swing time
Statement of responsibility
Radio Pictures ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; screenplay by Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott ; directed by George Stevens. --
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Fred Astaire plays a gambler intent on raising $25,000 in New York in order to marry his fiance back home. Romantic complications occur when he meets dancing teacher, Ginger Rogers. Memorable songs include "The Way you look tonight"
Cataloging source
OSTC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, David Abel ; editor, Henry Berman ; art director, Van Nest Polglase ; music, Jerome Kern ; lyrics, Dorothy Fields ; musical diretor, Nathaniel Shilkret
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: G
Language note
  • In English with optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Victor Moore, Helen Broderick, Eric Blore, Betty Furness, Georges Metaxa
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1975
  • 1889-1968
  • 1906-1995
  • 1905-1996
  • 1885-1945
  • 1905-1974
  • 1911-1995
  • 1903-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stevens, George Cooper
  • Lindsay, Howard
  • Scott, Allan
  • Berman, Pandro S.
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Fields, Dorothy
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Rogers, Ginger
  • Gelsey, Erwin
  • RKO Radio Pictures, Inc
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Swing (Dance)
  • Musical films
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Swing time, Radio Pictures ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; screenplay by Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott ; directed by George Stevens. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From a story by Erwin Gelsey
  • DVD release of the 1936 motion picture
  • Special features: commentary by John Mueller, author of Astaire Dancing; new featurette "The swing of things: swing time step by step by step"; musical short "Hotel a la Swing"; classic cartoon "Bingo Crosbyana"; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 104 min.)
Isbn
9780780639881
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939657128
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
T6571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbg00078152
  • 553917
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Swing time, Radio Pictures ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; screenplay by Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott ; directed by George Stevens. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • From a story by Erwin Gelsey
  • DVD release of the 1936 motion picture
  • Special features: commentary by John Mueller, author of Astaire Dancing; new featurette "The swing of things: swing time step by step by step"; musical short "Hotel a la Swing"; classic cartoon "Bingo Crosbyana"; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 104 min.)
Isbn
9780780639881
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939657128
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
T6571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbg00078152
  • 553917
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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