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Greatest classic films collection, American musicals, (videorecording)

Label
Greatest classic films collection, American musicals
Title
Greatest classic films collection
Title part
American musicals
Title variation
American musicals
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • In Easter parade, Don Hewes and Nadine Hale are a dancing team, but on the day before Easter she refuses to sign a new contract with him
  • In Meet me in St. Louis, Tte well-off Smith family has four beautiful daughters, including Esther and little Tootie. The family is shocked when Mr. Smith reveals that he has been transfered to a nice position in New York
  • In Singin' in the rain, Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont are the darlings of the silent silver screen
  • In The band wagon, Tony Hunter is a famous singer/dancer/movie star who is feeling washed up. But his old friends Lily and Les Martin have an idea for a funny little Broadway show and Tony agrees to do it
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NAB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Easter parade: screenplay, Sidney Sheldon, Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett ; music, Irving Berlin ; director, Charles Walters ; producer, Arthur Freed
  • Meet me in St. Louis: screenplay, Irving Brecher, Fred F. Finklehoffe ; director, Vincente Minnelli ; producer, Arthur Freed
  • Singin' in the rain: screenplay, Adolph Green, Betty Comden ; music, Nacio Herb Brown ; directors, Gene Kelly, Stanley Donen ; producer, Arthur Freed
  • The band wagon: screenplay, Betty Comden, Adolph Green ; songs, Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz ; director Vincente Minnelli ; producer Arthur Freed
Dewey number
DVD7-158/159
Intended audience
Singin' in the rain: MPAA rating: G
Language note
  • Close captioned for the hearing impaired
  • All films in English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitled versions
PerformerNote
  • Easter parade: Judy Garland, Fred Astaire, Peter Lawford, Ann Miller
  • Meet me in St. Louis: Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor, Lucille Bremer, Tom Drake, Marjorie Main
  • Singin' in the rain: Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Hagen, Millard Mitchell, Cyd Charisse
  • The band wagon: Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Oscar Levant, Nanette Fabray, Jack Buchanan, James Mitchell
Runtime
431
Series statement
Turner classic movies.
Technique
live action
Label
Greatest classic films collection, American musicals, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Easter parade based on an original story by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett
  • Meet me in St. Louis is based on the book by Sally Benson
  • Singin' in the rain and The band wagon are based on stories by Adolph Green and Betty Comden
  • Special features: disc [1], side A. commentary by Fred Astaire's daughter Ava Astaire McKenzie and Judy Garland biographer John Fricke; Judy Garland movie trailer gallery. Disc [1], side B. Introduction by Liza Minnelli; commentary by John Fricke with Margaret O'Brien, composer Hugh Martin, screenwriter Irving Brecher and Barbara Freed-Saltzman; Vincente Minelli movie trailer gallery; music-only audio track. Disc [2], side A. Commentary by Debbie Reynolds, Donald O'Connor, Cyd Charisse, Kathleen Freeman, co-director Stanley Donen, screenwriters Betty Comden, Adolph Green, filmmaker Baz Luhrmann and film historian Rudy Behlmer; theatrical trailer. Disc [2], side B. Commentary by Liza Minnelli and Michael Feinstein; Fred Astaire movie trailer gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
disc [1], side A. Easter parade ; side B. Meet me in St. Louis -- disc [2], side A. Singin' in the rain ; side B. The band wagon
Control code
20225243
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (431 min.)
Isbn
9781419879180
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929058976
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000090456
  • 3000020923
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD7-158/159
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Greatest classic films collection, American musicals, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Easter parade based on an original story by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett
  • Meet me in St. Louis is based on the book by Sally Benson
  • Singin' in the rain and The band wagon are based on stories by Adolph Green and Betty Comden
  • Special features: disc [1], side A. commentary by Fred Astaire's daughter Ava Astaire McKenzie and Judy Garland biographer John Fricke; Judy Garland movie trailer gallery. Disc [1], side B. Introduction by Liza Minnelli; commentary by John Fricke with Margaret O'Brien, composer Hugh Martin, screenwriter Irving Brecher and Barbara Freed-Saltzman; Vincente Minelli movie trailer gallery; music-only audio track. Disc [2], side A. Commentary by Debbie Reynolds, Donald O'Connor, Cyd Charisse, Kathleen Freeman, co-director Stanley Donen, screenwriters Betty Comden, Adolph Green, filmmaker Baz Luhrmann and film historian Rudy Behlmer; theatrical trailer. Disc [2], side B. Commentary by Liza Minnelli and Michael Feinstein; Fred Astaire movie trailer gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
disc [1], side A. Easter parade ; side B. Meet me in St. Louis -- disc [2], side A. Singin' in the rain ; side B. The band wagon
Control code
20225243
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (431 min.)
Isbn
9781419879180
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929058976
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000090456
  • 3000020923
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD7-158/159
Video recording format
DVD

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