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

Show boat, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney

Label
Show boat
Title
Show boat
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney
Creator
Contributor
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
Member of
Cataloging source
BPLCP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Show boat (Motion picture : 1951)
  • Show boat (Motion picture : 1951)
Credits note
Choreography, Robert Alton ; musical direction, Adolph Deutsch ; orchestrations, Conrad Salinger ; vocal arrangements, Robert Tucker ; director of photography, Charles Rosher ; film editor, John Dunning ; costumes, Walter Plunkett ; lyrics for the song Bill, P.G. Wodehouse
Language note
In English or dubbed Spanish with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish; optional English captions for the hearing impaired; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, Joe E. Brown, Marge and Gower Champion, Robert Sterling, Agnes Moorehead, Lief 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
  • 1897-1980
  • 1885-1974
  • 1916-1991
  • 1902-1982
  • 1895-1960
  • 1887-1968
  • 1885-1945
  • 1881-1975
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
  • Alton, Robert
  • Deutsch, Adolph
  • Salinger, Conrad
  • Tucker, Robert
  • Rosher, Charles
  • Dunning, John D.
  • Plunkett, Walter
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Ferber, Edna
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Wodehouse, P. G.
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gamblers
  • Women entertainers
  • Actresses
  • Showboats
  • Gambling on river boats
  • Paddle steamers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Actresses
  • Black people
  • Gamblers
  • Gambling on river boats
  • Interracial marriage
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Paddle steamers
  • Showboats
  • Women entertainers
  • Mississippi River
Technique
live action
Label
Show boat, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the musical play by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, II, from Edna Ferber's novel
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
824701357
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780790744858
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
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)824701357
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen; Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Show boat, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney
Publication
Note
  • Based on the musical play by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, II, from Edna Ferber's novel
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
824701357
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780790744858
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
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)824701357
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen; Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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