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Classic musicals, Disc 7, (videorecording)

Label
Classic musicals, Disc 7
Title
Classic musicals
Title number
Disc 7
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Rock, Rock, Rock: A must-have for anyone who considers himself a fan of early rock and roll music. The story centers on Dori who is trying to get enough money together for a prom dress after her father cuts off her charge account. DJ Alan Freed introduces the acts and music at the prom
  • King Kelly of the U.S.A.: James "King" Kelly is a theatrical producer traveling to Europe to put on his latest show. While aboard ship, Kelly falls in love with Catherine, who is really Princess Tania of Belgardia traveling in disguise. Upon arriving in Belgardia, Kelly takes the guise of an efficiency expert and impresses the local government by saving the local mop industry from ruination by the onset of vacuum cleaners. Meanwhile, with Belgardia in debt to rival country Moronia, Princess Tania is forced to agree to marry Prince Alexis, the aging leader of Moronia. Kelly discovers his love's true identity and must come up with a plan to save the country and Princess Tania
  • Rock 'n' roll revue: A revue of jazz, rhythm & blues, tap and comedy, filmed live in concert at Harlem's Apollo Theatre
  • Rhythm and blues revue: Musical revue featuring performances by Sarah Vaughn, Freddie Robinson, Nat "King" Cole, Count Basie, Cab Calloway, Martha Davis, Ruth Brown, Lionel Hampton, Faye Adams, Bill Bailey, Herb Jeffries, Mantan Moreland, Joe "Big Daddy" Turner, Little Buck and Nipsey Russell. Willie Bryant is the master of ceremonies and sings "Bad, Bad Whiskey."
Related
Cataloging source
SINAP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Rock, rock, rock: screenplay, Milton Subotsky ; director of photography, Morris Hartzband; Rayhack ; editor, Blandine Hafela. King Kelly of the U.S.A.: photography, Robert Planck ; editor, Jack Ogilvie ; music and lyrics, Joe Sanders and Bernie Grossman. Rock 'n' roll revue: script, Leonard Reed, Ben Frye ; photography, Don Malkames ; editor, Arthur Rosenblum. Rhythm and blues revue: photography, Don Malkames ; editor, Arthur Rosenblum
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
  • Rock, rock, rock: Alan Freed, Chuck Berry, Frankie Lymon, The Moonglows, Tuesday Weld, The Flamingos, Johnny Burnette, Connie Francis
  • King Kelly of the U.S.A.: Guy Robertson, Edgar Kennedy, Irene Ware
  • Rock 'n' roll revue: Duke Ellington, Nat "King" Cole Trio, Lionel Hampton, Dinah Washington, The Clovers, Big Joe Turner, Ruth Brown, Martha Davis, Mantan Moreland, Nipsey Russell
  • Rhythm and blues revue: Nat King Cole, Lionel Hampton, Count Basie, Cab Calloway
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1890-1948
  • 1910-1993
  • 1899-1974
  • 1919-1965
  • 1904-1984
  • 1907-1994
  • 1913-1962
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Freed, Alan
  • Berry, Chuck
  • Lymon, Frankie
  • Weld, Tuesday
  • Burnette, Johnny
  • Francis, Connie
  • Robertson, Guy
  • Kennedy, Edgar
  • Ware, Irene
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Cole, Nat King
  • Hampton, Lionel
  • Basie, Count
  • Calloway, Cab
  • Price, Will
  • Fields, Leonard
  • Kohn, Joseph
  • Moonglows (Musical group)
  • Flamingos (Musical group)
  • Mill Creek Entertainment
Runtime
263
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rock music
  • Jazz
Technique
live action
Label
Classic musicals, Disc 7, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Rock, rock, rock!: Based on a story by Milton Subotsky and Phyllis Coe
  • King Kelly of the U.S.A.: Based on a story by George Bertholon and Howard Higgins
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • SIDE A: Rock, rock, rock! (1956) (86 min.) / produced by Max J. Rosenberg and Milton Subotsky ; directed by Will Price ; screen play by Milton Subotsky -- King Kelly of the U.S.A. (1934) (67 min.) / a George Bertholon production ; directed by Leonard Fields ; screen play by David Silverstein and Leonard Fields
  • SIDE B: Rock 'n' roll revue (1955) (38 min.) / produced by Ben Frye ; directed by Joseph Kohn ; script by Leonard Reed, Ben Frye -- Rhythm and blues revue (1955) (72 min.) / produced by Ben Frye ; directed by Joseph Kohn ; script by Leonard Reed, Ben Frye
Control code
ocn881837002
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (263 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826831070162
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1720312
  • (OCoLC)881837002
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Classic musicals, Disc 7, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Rock, rock, rock!: Based on a story by Milton Subotsky and Phyllis Coe
  • King Kelly of the U.S.A.: Based on a story by George Bertholon and Howard Higgins
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • SIDE A: Rock, rock, rock! (1956) (86 min.) / produced by Max J. Rosenberg and Milton Subotsky ; directed by Will Price ; screen play by Milton Subotsky -- King Kelly of the U.S.A. (1934) (67 min.) / a George Bertholon production ; directed by Leonard Fields ; screen play by David Silverstein and Leonard Fields
  • SIDE B: Rock 'n' roll revue (1955) (38 min.) / produced by Ben Frye ; directed by Joseph Kohn ; script by Leonard Reed, Ben Frye -- Rhythm and blues revue (1955) (72 min.) / produced by Ben Frye ; directed by Joseph Kohn ; script by Leonard Reed, Ben Frye
Control code
ocn881837002
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (263 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826831070162
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1720312
  • (OCoLC)881837002
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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