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The Resource Alexander's ragtime band, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. ; producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; screen play by Kathryn Scola and Lamar Trotti, adaptation by Richard Sherman ; directed by Henry King, (videorecording)

Alexander's ragtime band, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. ; producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; screen play by Kathryn Scola and Lamar Trotti, adaptation by Richard Sherman ; directed by Henry King, (videorecording)

Label
Alexander's ragtime band
Title
Alexander's ragtime band
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. ; producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; screen play by Kathryn Scola and Lamar Trotti, adaptation by Richard Sherman ; directed by Henry King
Title variation
Irving Berlin's Alexander's ragtime band
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engspa
  • eng
Summary
Roger and his friend Charlie audition at a saloon in San Francisco's Barbary Coast. The number "Alexander's ragtime band" proves to be a sensation there. They form a band, calling it by that name, and Charlie falls in love with Stella who is the singer of their band
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, J. Peverell Marley ; art directors, Bernard Herzbrun, Boris Leven ; editor, Barbara McLean ; music, Irving Berlin, Alfred Newman, E.B. Powell ; costume designer, Gwen Wakeling
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English, with English and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Tyrone Power, Alice Faye, Don Ameche, Ethel Merman, Jack Haley, Jean Hersholt, Helen Westley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1886-1982
  • 1905-1962
  • 1900-1952
  • 1914-1958
  • 1915-1998
  • 1897-1979
  • 1886-1956
  • 1875 or 1879-1942
  • 1888-1989
  • 1901-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • King, Henry
  • Scola, Kathryn
  • Sherman, Richard
  • Trotti, Lamar
  • Power, Tyrone
  • Faye, Alice
  • Ameche, Don
  • Merman, Ethel
  • Haley, Jack
  • Hersholt, Jean
  • Westley, Helen
  • Berlin, Irving
  • Newman, Alfred
  • Powell, E. B
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
105
Series statement
Studio classic
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ragtime music
  • Bands (Music)
  • Singers
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Alexander's ragtime band, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. ; producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; screen play by Kathryn Scola and Lamar Trotti, adaptation by Richard Sherman ; directed by Henry King, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion in 1938
  • Special Features: commentary by film score restorationist Ray Fiola ; 3 deleted scenes ; "Alice Faye" as seen on Biography on the A & E Network ; Movietone news footage ; still gallery ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm55662015
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.)
Lccn
00430219
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543120346
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD, Dolby digital
  • Academy Award, 1939: Best Music, Scoring (Alfred Newman)
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alexander's ragtime band, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. ; producer, Darryl F. Zanuck ; screen play by Kathryn Scola and Lamar Trotti, adaptation by Richard Sherman ; directed by Henry King, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion in 1938
  • Special Features: commentary by film score restorationist Ray Fiola ; 3 deleted scenes ; "Alice Faye" as seen on Biography on the A & E Network ; Movietone news footage ; still gallery ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm55662015
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.)
Lccn
00430219
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543120346
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD, Dolby digital
  • Academy Award, 1939: Best Music, Scoring (Alfred Newman)
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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