The Resource Esther Williams, vol. 1., (VIDEORECORDING)

Esther Williams, vol. 1., (VIDEORECORDING)

Label
Esther Williams, vol. 1.
Title
Esther Williams
Title number
vol. 1.
Title variation
Silver screen icons
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Musician
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Bathing beauty: Hoping to win back his estranged swimming-coach wife, a lovestruck songwriter enrolls in a women's college
  • Neptune's Daughter: Scatterbrained Betty Barrett mistakes masseur Jack Spratt for Jose O'Rourke, the captain of the South American polo team. Spratt goes along with the charade, but the situation becomes more complicated when they fall in love. Meanwhile, Betty's sensible older sister Eve fears Betty's heart will be broken when Jose returns to South America. She arranges to meet with the real O'Rourke and love soon blossoms between them as well
  • On an island with you: Lawrence Kingslee is a young navy lieutenant who is brought in as techninical adviser on a song-dance-and-swim film being made by screen star Rosalind Reynolds. Having once done a number with her, and been kissed at the end of a Forces show, Lawrence somehow believes she should be his girl. Her boyfriend, on the other hand, a fellow co-star of Rosalind, is just one of those who disagrees
  • Dangerous when wet: A farm girl travels with her family to England to take part in a competition to swim the English Channel. Before she can get too wet, she finds romance with a dashing Frenchman
Member of
Cataloging source
HHO
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Bathing beauty (Motion picture)
  • Dangerous when wet (Motion picture)
PerformerNote
  • Bathing beauty: Red Skelton, Esther Williams, Basil Rathbone, Bill Goodwin, Ethel Smith, Jean Porter, Carlos Ramirez, Harry James and his Music Makers, Helen Forrest, Xavier Cugat and his Orchestra, Lina Romay
  • Neptune's Daughter: Esther Williams, Red Skelton, Ricardo Montalban, Betty Garrett, Keenan Wynn, Xavier Cugat and his Orchestra
  • On an island with you: Esther Williams, Peter Lawford, Ricardo Montalban, Jimmy Durante, Cyd Charisse, Xavier Cugat and his Orchestra
  • Dangerous when wet: Esther Williams, Fernando Lamas, Jack Carson, Charlotte Greenwood, Denise Darcel, William Demarest, Donna Corcoran
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2002
  • 1913-1997
  • 1921-2013
  • 1892-1967
  • 1910-1958
  • 1902-1996
  • 1916-1986
  • 1916-1983
  • 1900-1990
  • 1895-1985
  • 1919-2011
  • 1916-1986
  • 1896-1991
  • 1923-1984
  • 1893-1980
  • 1911-1982
  • 1910-1963
  • 1890-1977
  • 1924-2011
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sidney, George
  • Skelton, Red
  • Williams, Esther
  • Rathbone, Basil
  • Goodwin, Bill
  • Smith, Ethel
  • Dmytryk, Jean Porter.
  • Ramirez, Carlos
  • James, Harry
  • Forrest, Helen
  • Cugat, Xavier
  • Romay, Lina.
  • Buzzell, Edward
  • Montalbán, Ricardo
  • Garrett, Betty
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • Thorpe, Richard
  • Lawford, Peter
  • Durante, Jimmy
  • Charisse, Cyd
  • Walters, Charles
  • Lamas, Fernando.
  • Carson, Jack
  • Greenwood, Charlotte
  • Darcel, Denise
  • Demarest, William.
  • Corcoran, Donna
Runtime
398
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Women swimmers
  • Composers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Women's colleges
  • Women college teachers
  • Fashion designers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Impersonation
  • Motion pictures
  • Women swimmers
  • English Channel
Technique
live action
Label
Esther Williams, vol. 1., (VIDEORECORDING)
Instantiates
Publication
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
Contents
[Disc 1]: Bathing beauty (101 mins.) / screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley, Allen Boretz and Frank Waldman ; adaptation by Joseph Schrank ; directed by George Sidney -- Neptune's daughter (95 mins.) / screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by Edward Buzzell. [Disc 2]: On an island with you (107 mins.) / screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley, Dorothy Cooper, Charles Martin and Hans Wilhelm ; directed by Richard Thorpe -- Dangerous when wet (95 mins.) / written by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by Charles Walters
Control code
on1045427959
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 DVD videos (398 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 3000077320
  • 2000141059
  • 2000141060
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1045427959
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Esther Williams, vol. 1., (VIDEORECORDING)
Publication
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
Contents
[Disc 1]: Bathing beauty (101 mins.) / screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley, Allen Boretz and Frank Waldman ; adaptation by Joseph Schrank ; directed by George Sidney -- Neptune's daughter (95 mins.) / screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by Edward Buzzell. [Disc 2]: On an island with you (107 mins.) / screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley, Dorothy Cooper, Charles Martin and Hans Wilhelm ; directed by Richard Thorpe -- Dangerous when wet (95 mins.) / written by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by Charles Walters
Control code
on1045427959
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 DVD videos (398 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 3000077320
  • 2000141059
  • 2000141060
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1045427959
Video recording format
DVD

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