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The Resource The band wagon, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screen play by Betty Comden and Adolph Green ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)

The band wagon, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screen play by Betty Comden and Adolph Green ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)

Label
The band wagon
Title
The band wagon
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screen play by Betty Comden and Adolph Green ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Fading movie musical star Tony Hunter, down and out in Hollywood, decides to try his luck on the Broadway stage
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Songs, Howard Dietz and Arthur Schwartz ; dances and musical numbers staged by Michael Kidd ; musical direction, Adolph Deutsch ; director of photography, Harry Jackson ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Preston Ames ; film editor, Albert Akst
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
U.S. MPAA: Not rated; Canada: Rated G; Bonus material not rated
Language note
  • English or French audio; optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired for main feature only
LC call number
M1508.8
LC item number
.B253 2005
PerformerNote
Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Oscar Levant, Nanette Fabray, Jack Buchanan, James Mitchell, Robert Gist
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1973
  • 1906-1972
  • 1890-1957
  • 1920-2010
  • 1896-1983
  • 1900-1984
  • 1917-1998
  • 1915-2007
  • d. 1953
  • 1923-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Minnelli, Vincente
  • Freed, Arthur
  • Comden, Betty
  • Green, Adolph
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Charisse, Cyd
  • Levant, Oscar
  • Fabray, Nanette
  • Buchanan, Jack
  • Mitchell, James
  • Schickel, Richard
  • Minnelli, Liza
  • Feinstein, Michael
  • Dietz, Howard
  • Schwartz, Arthur
  • Gist, Robert
  • Kidd, Michael
  • Jackson, Harry
  • Robertson, Cliff
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Revues
  • Musicals
  • Entertainers
  • Dancers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The band wagon, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screen play by Betty Comden and Adolph Green ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Edition from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953
  • Dual-layer disc
  • "Presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition"--Container
  • Special features: Disc 1: Optional audio feature commentary by Liza Minnelli and Michael Feinstein; Fred Astaire trailer gallery. Disc 2: Get aboard! The band wagon (new 'making-of' documentary, ca. 37 min.); The men who made the movies: Vincente Minnelli (vintage documentary, ca. 58 min.; produced, directed and written by Richard Schickel, narrated by Cliff Robertson); Two Faced Woman (outtake musical number and dailies); Jack Buchanan with the Glee Quartet (musical short, n.d., ca. 6 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1 : The band wagon (ca. 112 min.) -- Special features: Optional audio feature commentary by Liza Minnelli and Michael Feinstein; [Fred] Astaire trailer gallery ; choice of newly remastered or original mono feature audio -- Disc two: Get Aboard! The Band Wagon [new 'making-of' documentary] (ca. 37 min.); The Men who made the movies: Vincente Minnelli [vintage documentary] (ca. 58 min. ; Produced, directed and written by Richard Schickel, narrated by Cliff Robertson) ; Two Faced Woman (outtake musical number and dailies) ; Jack Buchanan with the Glee Quartet [musical short] (n.d., ca. 6 min.)
Control code
ocm58464642
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed., standard version ; fullscreen presentation.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9780790795669
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569698420
  • 012569675346
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66984
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 743508
  • (OCoLC)58464642
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The band wagon, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screen play by Betty Comden and Adolph Green ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Edition from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953
  • Dual-layer disc
  • "Presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition"--Container
  • Special features: Disc 1: Optional audio feature commentary by Liza Minnelli and Michael Feinstein; Fred Astaire trailer gallery. Disc 2: Get aboard! The band wagon (new 'making-of' documentary, ca. 37 min.); The men who made the movies: Vincente Minnelli (vintage documentary, ca. 58 min.; produced, directed and written by Richard Schickel, narrated by Cliff Robertson); Two Faced Woman (outtake musical number and dailies); Jack Buchanan with the Glee Quartet (musical short, n.d., ca. 6 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1 : The band wagon (ca. 112 min.) -- Special features: Optional audio feature commentary by Liza Minnelli and Michael Feinstein; [Fred] Astaire trailer gallery ; choice of newly remastered or original mono feature audio -- Disc two: Get Aboard! The Band Wagon [new 'making-of' documentary] (ca. 37 min.); The Men who made the movies: Vincente Minnelli [vintage documentary] (ca. 58 min. ; Produced, directed and written by Richard Schickel, narrated by Cliff Robertson) ; Two Faced Woman (outtake musical number and dailies) ; Jack Buchanan with the Glee Quartet [musical short] (n.d., ca. 6 min.)
Control code
ocm58464642
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed., standard version ; fullscreen presentation.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9780790795669
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569698420
  • 012569675346
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66984
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 743508
  • (OCoLC)58464642
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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