The Resource The king and I, screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Walter Lang, (videorecording)

The king and I, screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Walter Lang, (videorecording)

Label
The king and I
Title
The king and I
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Walter Lang
Title variation
  • King and I
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An English schoolteacher finds herself at odds with the King when she is the teacher at the royal court in Siam in the 1860s. Songs include Getting to know you, I whistle a happy tune, Hello young lovers, and Shall we dance
Awards note
Six Academy Awards, including Musical Score.
Cataloging source
MOU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Presented by Darryl F. Zanuck ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; editor, Robert Simpson ; music supervised and conducted by Alfred Newman ; choreography, Jerome Robbins
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Deborah Kerr, Yul Brynner, Rita Moreno, Martin Benson, Terry Saunders, Rex Thompson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2005
  • 1902-1979
  • 1895-1960
  • 1898-1972
  • 1892-1969
  • 1921-2007
  • 1918-2010
  • 1942-
  • 1902-1979
  • 1901-1970
  • 1903-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lehman, Ernest
  • Rodgers, Richard
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Lang, Walter
  • Brackett, Charles
  • Kerr, Deborah
  • Brynner, Yul
  • Moreno, Rita
  • Benson, Martin
  • Saunders, Terry
  • Thompson, Rex
  • Zanuck, Darryl Francis
  • Newman, Alfred
  • Robbins, Jerome
  • Landon, Margaret
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Runtime
149
Series statement
Widescreen series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The king and I, screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Walter Lang, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the musical play by Rodgers and Hammerstein, based on: Anna and the King of Siam / Margaret Landon
  • Videocassette widescreen version of a 1956 motion picture produced by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp
  • Running time on cassette label, 133 min. Actual running time, 149 min
  • Preceded by a brief advertising segment, b&w segment about the movie premiere, and preliminary overture segment. Followed by segment of exit music
  • Includes lyrics for: Hello young lovers, I whistle a happy tune, and Getting to know you
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm43453888
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (149 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
4110779
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) 861917
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The king and I, screenplay by Ernest Lehman ; music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Walter Lang, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • From the musical play by Rodgers and Hammerstein, based on: Anna and the King of Siam / Margaret Landon
  • Videocassette widescreen version of a 1956 motion picture produced by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp
  • Running time on cassette label, 133 min. Actual running time, 149 min
  • Preceded by a brief advertising segment, b&w segment about the movie premiere, and preliminary overture segment. Followed by segment of exit music
  • Includes lyrics for: Hello young lovers, I whistle a happy tune, and Getting to know you
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm43453888
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (149 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
4110779
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) 861917
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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