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The Resource Flower drum song, Universal-International presents a Ross Hunter production in association with Joseph Fields ; produced by Ross Hunter ; screenplay by Joseph Fields ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)

Flower drum song, Universal-International presents a Ross Hunter production in association with Joseph Fields ; produced by Ross Hunter ; screenplay by Joseph Fields ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)

Label
Flower drum song
Title
Flower drum song
Statement of responsibility
Universal-International presents a Ross Hunter production in association with Joseph Fields ; produced by Ross Hunter ; screenplay by Joseph Fields ; directed by Henry Koster
Title variation
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Flower drum song
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This unforgettable Broadway smash, filled with memorable songs and brilliant dances, centers on a Hong Kong girl who comes to San Franciso for an arranged marriage. Features the hit tunes: "I enjoy being a girl", "Chop Suey", and "A hundred million miracles"
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Metty ; film editor, Milton Carruth ; music, Richard Rodgers ; lyrics, Oscar Hammerstein, 2nd ; choreography, Hermes Pan ; original title paintings, Dong Kingman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA: Not rated
Language note
  • Subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
  • In English ; subtitles in French and Spanish
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
R634477 2006
PerformerNote
Nancy Kwan, James Shigeta, Miyoshi Umeki, Benson Fong, Jack Soo, Juanita Hall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1929-2007
  • 1917-1979
  • 1901-1968
  • 1905-1988
  • 1895-1966
  • 1902-1979
  • 1895-1960
  • 1905-1990
  • 1911-
  • 1917-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kwan, Nancy
  • Umeki, Miyoshi
  • Shigeta, James
  • Fong, Benson
  • Soo, Jack
  • Hall, Juanita
  • Koster, Henry
  • Hunter, Ross
  • Fields, Joseph A.
  • Metty, Russell
  • Rodgers, Richard
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Pan, Hermes
  • Kingman, Dong
  • Lee, C. Y.
  • Redman, Nick
  • Universal-International (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
132
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arranged marriage
  • Brides
  • Chinese
  • Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • Women immigrants
  • Servicio matrimonial
  • Mujeres casadas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Flower drum song, Universal-International presents a Ross Hunter production in association with Joseph Fields ; produced by Ross Hunter ; screenplay by Joseph Fields ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1961motion picture
  • Based on the novel by C.Y. Lee
  • Special features: A classic evolves: from print to stage to screen ; Faces of the east : casting Flower drum song ; The songs of Flower drum song ; An all-access pass to the sets and costumes of Flower drum song ; The legacy of Rodgers and Hammerstein ; feature commentary with actress Nancy Kwan and film historian Nick Redman
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm70860984
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 132 min.)
Isbn
9780783299952
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192419027
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
24190
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 869274
System details
DVD ; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby Digital 2.0 ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Flower drum song, Universal-International presents a Ross Hunter production in association with Joseph Fields ; produced by Ross Hunter ; screenplay by Joseph Fields ; directed by Henry Koster, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 1961motion picture
  • Based on the novel by C.Y. Lee
  • Special features: A classic evolves: from print to stage to screen ; Faces of the east : casting Flower drum song ; The songs of Flower drum song ; An all-access pass to the sets and costumes of Flower drum song ; The legacy of Rodgers and Hammerstein ; feature commentary with actress Nancy Kwan and film historian Nick Redman
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm70860984
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 132 min.)
Isbn
9780783299952
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192419027
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
24190
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 869274
System details
DVD ; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby Digital 2.0 ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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