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Classic musicals, Disc 8, (videorecording)

Label
Classic musicals, Disc 8
Title
Classic musicals
Title number
Disc 8
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Till the clouds roll by: This Technicolor musical is loosely based upon the life of composer Jerome Kern, showing Kern's struggles to break into writing songs for Broadway, his moving to London for the sake of his work and his eventual triumph on Broadway as the composer of one of the biggest musicals ever, Show Boat
  • All-American co-ed: Two colleges, all-male Quinceton University and all-female Marr Brynn University. After some Marr Brynn students gets some publicity by insulting Quinceton University, some fraternity brothers plan to get revenge. They have one of their frat brothers enroll at the all-girl school, disguised as a woman, with hopes to have him enter their annual beauty pageant. Things get complicated when our hero falls in love with the co-ed in charge of the show
  • Hi de ho: Big band sensation Cab Calloway (portraying himself) becomes the interest of two womens' desires: his steady girlfriend Minnie and his manager Nettie. Jealous of Nettie's maneuvers, Minnie hires a rival clubowner to do away with Cab. Minnie later feels guilty and tries to prevent the killing. Instead she gets dusted by the thugs, leaving the door open for Cab to marry Nettie. This musical review features an all black cast
  • Breakfast in Hollywood: Presents the lives of five people who visit the radio show, "Breakfast in Hollywood" and how their lives intertwine with the host, Tom Breneman
Related
Cataloging source
SINAP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Till the clouds roll by: Screen story by Guy Bolton ; adapted by George Wells
  • All-American co-ed: Adapted by Kenneth Higgins
  • Till the clouds roll by: story, Guy Bolton ; adaptation, George Wells ; screenplay, Myles Connolly and Jean Holloway ; musical staging, Robert Alton ; photography, Harry Stradling, George J. Folsey. All-American co-ed: photographer, Robert Pittack ; editor, Bert Jordan ; music, Walter G. Samuels, Charles Newman. Hi de ho: director of photography, Don Malkames ; editor, Louis Hess ; music arrangement, Buster Harding. Breakfast in Hollywood: director of photography, Russell Metty ; editor, Bernard W. Burton ; music director, Nat W. Finston
PerformerNote
  • Till the clouds roll by: Robert Walker, June Allyson, Lucille Bremer, Judy Garland, Kathryn Grayson, Van Heflin, Lena Horne, Van Johnson, Tony Martin, Dinah Shore, Frank Sinatra
  • All-American co-ed: Frances Langford, Johnny Downs, Noah Beery
  • Hi de ho: Cab Calloway, Ida James, Jeni Le Gon
  • Breakfast in Hollywood: Tom Breneman, Bonita Granville, Beulah Bondi, Zasu Pitts, Billie Burke, Hedda Hopper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-1951
  • 1917-2006
  • 1917-1996
  • 1922-2010
  • 1913-1994
  • 1913-1994
  • 1907-1994
  • 1920-
  • 1916-2012
  • 1923-1988
  • 1892-1981
  • 1906-1966
  • 1895-1983
  • 1889-1956
  • 1902-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Walker, Robert
  • Allyson, June
  • Bremer, Lucille
  • Garland, Judy
  • Grayson, Kathryn
  • Langford, Frances
  • Beery, Noah
  • Downs, Johnny
  • Calloway, Cab
  • James, Ida
  • Le Gon, Jeni
  • Breneman, Tom
  • Granville, Bonita
  • Bondi, Beulah
  • Whorf, Richard
  • Prinz, Le Roy
  • Binney, Josh
  • Schuster, Harold D.
  • Mill Creek Entertainment
Runtime
337
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Composers
Technique
live action
Label
Classic musicals, Disc 8, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Till the clouds roll by: Based on the life and music by Jerome Kern
  • All-American co-ed: Based on a story by LeRoy Prinz and Hal Roach, Jr
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • SIDE A: Till the clouds roll by (1946) (136 min.) / produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Richard Whorf ; screenplay by Myles Connolly and Jean Holloway -- All-American co-ed (1941) (49 min.) / produced and directed by LeRoy Prinz ; screenplay by Cortland Fitzsimmons
  • SIDE B: Hi de ho (1943) (64 min.) / produced by E.M. Glucksman ; directed by Josh Binney ; original story and screenplay by Hal Seeger -- Breakfast in Hollywood (1946) (88 min.) / produced by Robert S. Golden ; directed by Harold Schuster ; original story and screen play by Earl Baldwin
Control code
ocn881838285
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (337 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826831070162
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1720512
  • (OCoLC)881838285
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Classic musicals, Disc 8, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Till the clouds roll by: Based on the life and music by Jerome Kern
  • All-American co-ed: Based on a story by LeRoy Prinz and Hal Roach, Jr
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • SIDE A: Till the clouds roll by (1946) (136 min.) / produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Richard Whorf ; screenplay by Myles Connolly and Jean Holloway -- All-American co-ed (1941) (49 min.) / produced and directed by LeRoy Prinz ; screenplay by Cortland Fitzsimmons
  • SIDE B: Hi de ho (1943) (64 min.) / produced by E.M. Glucksman ; directed by Josh Binney ; original story and screenplay by Hal Seeger -- Breakfast in Hollywood (1946) (88 min.) / produced by Robert S. Golden ; directed by Harold Schuster ; original story and screen play by Earl Baldwin
Control code
ocn881838285
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (337 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826831070162
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1720512
  • (OCoLC)881838285
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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