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The Resource An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)

An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)

Label
An American in Paris
Title
An American in Paris
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Title variation
Americain a Paris
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Presents the romantic adventures of a carefree young artist in post-WWII Paris
Awards note
Academy Award (1951): Best art direction, Best cinematograpy, Best costume design, Best music, Best picture, Best writing.
Cataloging source
BKC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alfred Gilks; editor, Adrienne Fazan
Intended audience
Not Rated
Language note
In English with optional soundtrack in French; optional subtitles in English or French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Cast: Gene Kelly, Leslie Carson, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary, Nina Foch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-
  • 1896-
  • 1912-
  • 1906-1972
  • 1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lerner, Alan Jay
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Kelly, Gene
  • Minnelli, Vincente
  • Caron, Leslie
  • Levant, Oscar
  • Guetary, Georges
  • Gershwin, George
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
114
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musical films
  • Feature films
  • Paris (France)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: theatrical trailer, 8-page booklet
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780790744414
Isbn Type
(Warner)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 2761662732
  • 012569506923 (Warner)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 906273
  • 65069
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • DYNIX__310339
  • (OCoLC)41391204
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital mono; standard format (1.33:1); NTSC; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: theatrical trailer, 8-page booklet
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780790744414
Isbn Type
(Warner)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 2761662732
  • 012569506923 (Warner)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 906273
  • 65069
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • DYNIX__310339
  • (OCoLC)41391204
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital mono; standard format (1.33:1); NTSC; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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