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

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

Label
An American in Paris
Title
An American in Paris
Statement of responsibility
produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Ex-G.I. painter Jerry Mulligan resides in post-war Paris and falls in love with a young dancer who is engaged to another man
Cataloging source
M4L
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American in Paris (Motion picture)
Credits note
Lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; musical direction, Johnny Green and Saul Chaplin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; director of photography, Alfred Gilks ; ballet photographed by John Alton ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Preston Ames ; film editor, Adrienne Fazan ; recording supervisor, Douglas Shearer ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis ; special effects, Warren Newcombe, Irving G. Ries ; orchestrations, Conrad Salinger ; costumes designed by Orry-Kelly ; Beaux Arts Ball costumes designed by Walter Plunkett ; ballet costumes designed by Irene Sharaff
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA: Not rated
Language note
  • In English or French with optional English or French subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
A447 2010
PerformerNote
Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary, Nina Foch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1996
  • 1906-1972
  • 1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Minnelli, Vincente
  • Kelly, Gene
  • Caron, Leslie
  • Levant, Oscar
  • Gershwin, George
Runtime
114
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gershwin, George
  • Expatriate painters
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Musical films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
  • Paris (France)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
An American in Paris, produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Inspired by the tone poem composed by George Gershwin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Features: audio commentary hosted by Patricia Ward Kelly; short "FitzPatrick traveltalks: Paris on parade" (1937); classic cartoon "Symphony in slang" directed by Tex Avery; 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780780665811
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929157778
  • 00883929157778
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1000169337
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)693894925
  • (OCoLC)ocn693894925
  • 341133
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
An American in Paris, produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Inspired by the tone poem composed by George Gershwin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Features: audio commentary hosted by Patricia Ward Kelly; short "FitzPatrick traveltalks: Paris on parade" (1937); classic cartoon "Symphony in slang" directed by Tex Avery; 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780780665811
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929157778
  • 00883929157778
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1000169337
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)693894925
  • (OCoLC)ocn693894925
  • 341133
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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