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The Resource An American in Paris, MGM ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)

An American in Paris, MGM ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)

Label
An American in Paris
Title
An American in Paris
Statement of responsibility
MGM ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An ex-G.I. stays in Paris after the war to study painting, supported by a rich American. The young soldier falls in love, but unfortunately, she is engaged to an older man
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by George Gershwin ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: G
Language note
  • English or French dialogue; English or French subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A54 2008
PerformerNote
Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary, Nina Foch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-1986
  • 1894-1973
  • 1898-1937
  • 1896-1983
  • 1912-1996
  • 1906-1972
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Minnelli, Vincente
  • Lerner, Alan Jay
  • Freed, Arthur
  • Gershwin, George
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Kelly, Gene
  • Caron, Leslie
  • Levant, Oscar
  • Guétary, Georges
  • Foch, Nina
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Paris (France)
  • Painters
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Paris (France)
  • Painters
Technique
live action
Label
An American in Paris, MGM ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Videodisc release of the 1951 motion picture
  • Special features: Commentary hosted by Patricia Ward Kelly, featuring rare interviews with Gene Kelly, Vincente Minnelli, Arthur Freed, Alan Jay Lerner, Johnny Green, Saul Chaplin, Michael Feinstein, Preston Ames and Irene Sharaff, and new observations by Leslie Caron and Nina Foch ; new ultra-resolution digital transfer ; vintage FitzPatrick TravelTalks short Paris on Parade ; classic cartoon Symphony in slang ; theatrical trailer ; 'S Wonderful: the Making of An American in Paris - spellbinding new documentary about the groundbreaking creation of a musical classic ; American Masters career profile Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a dancer ; Love walked in - outtake song sequence ; audio-only bonuses: outtake songs gallery and Gene Kelly/Leslie Caron/Johnny Green radio promos
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn236209556
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (113 min.)
Isbn
9781419866371
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000035911
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)236209556
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, fullscreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
An American in Paris, MGM ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Videodisc release of the 1951 motion picture
  • Special features: Commentary hosted by Patricia Ward Kelly, featuring rare interviews with Gene Kelly, Vincente Minnelli, Arthur Freed, Alan Jay Lerner, Johnny Green, Saul Chaplin, Michael Feinstein, Preston Ames and Irene Sharaff, and new observations by Leslie Caron and Nina Foch ; new ultra-resolution digital transfer ; vintage FitzPatrick TravelTalks short Paris on Parade ; classic cartoon Symphony in slang ; theatrical trailer ; 'S Wonderful: the Making of An American in Paris - spellbinding new documentary about the groundbreaking creation of a musical classic ; American Masters career profile Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a dancer ; Love walked in - outtake song sequence ; audio-only bonuses: outtake songs gallery and Gene Kelly/Leslie Caron/Johnny Green radio promos
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn236209556
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (113 min.)
Isbn
9781419866371
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000035911
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)236209556
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, fullscreen
Video recording format
DVD

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