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The Resource An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner, (videorecording)

An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner, (videorecording)

Label
An American in Paris
Title
An American in Paris
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
An ex-G.I. remains in Paris to paint and falls in love with a girl who is planning on marrying another man
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, 1952: Oscar - Best Picture; Best Music; Best Writing; Best Costume Design; Best Cinematography; Best Art Direction.
  • Golden Globes, 1952: Golden Globe - Best Motion Picture, Musical/Comedy.
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alfred Gilks ; film editor, Adrienne Fazan ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; music by George Gershwin ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English and French dialogue with optional English and French subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary, Nina Foch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1996
  • 1906-1972
  • 1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Minnelli, Vincente
  • Kelly, Gene
  • Caron, Leslie
  • Levant, Oscar
  • Guétary, Georges
  • Foch, Nina
  • Gershwin, George
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime
114
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paris (France)
  • Love
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
tlc00006180
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780790744414
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
012569506923
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
650693
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
DVD. Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
tlc00006180
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780790744414
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
012569506923
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
650693
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
DVD. Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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