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The Resource The producers, an Avco Embassy film ; Joseph E. Levine presents a Sidney Glazier production ; written by Mel Brooks ; produced by Sidney Glazier ; directed by Mel Brooks, (videorecording)

The producers, an Avco Embassy film ; Joseph E. Levine presents a Sidney Glazier production ; written by Mel Brooks ; produced by Sidney Glazier ; directed by Mel Brooks, (videorecording)

Label
The producers
Title
The producers
Statement of responsibility
an Avco Embassy film ; Joseph E. Levine presents a Sidney Glazier production ; written by Mel Brooks ; produced by Sidney Glazier ; directed by Mel Brooks
Title variation
Mel Brooks' The producers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Low-rent Broadway producer Max and his high-strung accountant Leo discover that with the help of a few gullible investors they can make more money on a flop than on a hit. So armed with the worst show ever written and an equally horrific cast, this double-dealing duo is banking on disaster. But when their sure-to-offend musical becomes a surprise smash hit, they find themselves in the middle of a Broadway blitzkrieg!
Cataloging source
IHV
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph Coffey ; edited by Ralph Rosenblum ; music composed and conducted by John Morris ; "We're prisoners of love" and "Springtime for Hitler" words and music by Mel Brooks ; choreographer, Alan Johnson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue; optional English, French, and Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Zero Mostel, Gene Wilder, Estelle Winwood, Christopher Hewett, Kenneth Mars, Lee Meredith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1915-1977
  • 1933-2016
  • 1883-1984
  • 1922-2001
  • 1947-
  • 1926-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Levine, Joseph E
  • Glazier, Sidney
  • Brooks, Mel
  • Mostel, Zero
  • Wilder, Gene
  • Winwood, Estelle
  • Hewett, Christopher
  • Mars, Kenneth
  • Meredith, Lee
  • Morris, John
  • Johnson, Alan
  • Avco Embassy Pictures
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
Runtime
89
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musical theater producers and directors
  • Theatrical producers and directors
  • Musicals
  • Musicals
Technique
live action
Label
The producers, an Avco Embassy film ; Joseph E. Levine presents a Sidney Glazier production ; written by Mel Brooks ; produced by Sidney Glazier ; directed by Mel Brooks, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frames
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Special features: "The making of The Producers" documentary; "Mel and his movies: The Producers" featurette; deleted scene; Peter Sellers' ad in Variety; sketch gallery; trailers
  • Originally released as part of a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn853805815
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663141856
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • DVD 14187
  • SF 14185
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1666461
  • (OCoLC)853805815
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The producers, an Avco Embassy film ; Joseph E. Levine presents a Sidney Glazier production ; written by Mel Brooks ; produced by Sidney Glazier ; directed by Mel Brooks, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frames
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Special features: "The making of The Producers" documentary; "Mel and his movies: The Producers" featurette; deleted scene; Peter Sellers' ad in Variety; sketch gallery; trailers
  • Originally released as part of a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn853805815
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663141856
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • DVD 14187
  • SF 14185
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1666461
  • (OCoLC)853805815
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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