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The Resource South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan, (videorecording)

South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan, (videorecording)

Label
South Pacific
Title
South Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Rodgers and Hammerstein ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan
Title variation
Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young American nurse from Little Rock meets the handsome and mysterious French planter on a South Pacific island during World War II. Seeking respite from the battles around them, they find refuge in each other as their romance blooms in the lush tropical paradise
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced in Todd-AO ; music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; music supervised and conducted by Alfred Newman ; art direction, Lyle R. Wheeler, John De Cuir ; set decorations, Walter M. Scott, Paul S. Fox ; film editor, Robert Simpson ; costumes designed by Dorothy Jeakins
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
In English (5.0 Dolby surround or stereo.), dubbed French or Spanish (mono.) with optional English, English singalong, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
M1508.8
LC item number
.S68 2006
PerformerNote
Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Ray Walston, Juanita Hall, France Nuyen, Russ Brown, Jack Mullaney, Ken Clark, Floyd Simmons, Candace Lee, Warren Hsieh, Tom Laughlin, voice of Giorgio Tozzi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1960
  • 1901-1988
  • 1901-1974
  • 1906-1960
  • 1916-1994
  • 1931-
  • 1931-2013
  • 1917-2001
  • 1901-1968
  • 1939-
  • 1892-1964
  • 1927-2009
  • 1923-2008
  • 1951-
  • 1931-2013
  • 1907-1997
  • 1895-1960
  • 1902-1979
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Osborn, Paul
  • Shamroy, Leon
  • Adler, Buddy
  • Logan, Joshua
  • Brazzi, Rossano
  • Gaynor, Mitzi
  • Kerr, John
  • Walston, Ray
  • Hall, Juanita
  • Nuyen, France
  • Brown, Russ
  • Mullaney, Jack
  • Clark, Ken
  • Simmons, Floyd
  • Lee, Candace
  • Hsieh, Warren
  • Laughlin, Tom
  • Tozzi, Giorgio
  • Michener, James A.
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Rodgers, Richard
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
157
Series statement
  • Collector's edition
  • Rodgers and Hammerstein
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nurses
  • Plantation owners
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sailors
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Enfermeras
  • Plantaciones
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary by Ted Chapin and Gerard Alessandrini; Singalong; Songs-only chapter list. Disc 2: Road show version of 'South Pacific' (172 min., col.); Commentary by Richard Barrios; Making of 'South Pacific' featurette; 60 minutes: The tales of the South Pacific; Vintage stage excerpts: "Some enchanted evening" and "A wonderful guy" performed by original Broadway stars Mary Martin and Ezio Pinza; Fox Movietone News: "'South Pacific' on the screen--a perfect hit, State Department confers high honor on 'South Pacific'"; Mitzi Gaynor screen test; Theatrical trailer; Still gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
disc 1. Original theatrical version (157 min.) -- disc 2. Road show version (172 min.)
Control code
ocm74336907
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 157 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543381525
  • 024543382294
  • 024543381532
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2238152
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1100297
  • (OCoLC)74336907
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen aspect ratio 2.20:1; Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, stereo., mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary by Ted Chapin and Gerard Alessandrini; Singalong; Songs-only chapter list. Disc 2: Road show version of 'South Pacific' (172 min., col.); Commentary by Richard Barrios; Making of 'South Pacific' featurette; 60 minutes: The tales of the South Pacific; Vintage stage excerpts: "Some enchanted evening" and "A wonderful guy" performed by original Broadway stars Mary Martin and Ezio Pinza; Fox Movietone News: "'South Pacific' on the screen--a perfect hit, State Department confers high honor on 'South Pacific'"; Mitzi Gaynor screen test; Theatrical trailer; Still gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
disc 1. Original theatrical version (157 min.) -- disc 2. Road show version (172 min.)
Control code
ocm74336907
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 157 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543381525
  • 024543382294
  • 024543381532
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2238152
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1100297
  • (OCoLC)74336907
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen aspect ratio 2.20:1; Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, stereo., mono
Video recording format
DVD

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