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The Resource Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)

Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)

Label
Kiss me Kate
Title
Kiss me Kate
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by George Sidney
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two squabbling, 20th-century ex-marrieds are cast as squabbling Renaissance romantics in a musical version of The taming of the shrew. On stage they fight it out and backstage they continue to clash
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
FTL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Kiss me Kate (Motion picture)
Credits note
Screenplay based upon the play produced on the stage by Lemuel Ayers and Arnold Saint Subber ; music and lyrics by Cole Porter ; musical direction, André Previn and Saul Chaplin ; choreography by Hermes Pan ; director of photography, Charles Rosher ; film editor, Ralph E. Winters ; costumes designed by Walter Plunkett
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kathryn Grayson ; Howard Keel ; Ann Miller ; Keenan Wynn ; Bobby Van ; Tommy Rall ; James Whitmore ; Kurt Kasznar ; Bob Fosse ; Ron Randell ; Willard Parker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2002
  • 1922-2010
  • 1919-2004
  • 1923-2004
  • 1916-1986
  • 1921-2009
  • 1913-1979
  • 1899-1990
  • 1899-1971
  • 1891-1964
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sidney, George
  • Kingsley, Dorothy
  • Grayson, Kathryn
  • Keel, Howard
  • Miller, Ann
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • Van, Bobby
  • Rall, Tommy
  • Whitmore, James
  • Kasznar, Kurt
  • Spewack, Bella Cohen
  • Spewack, Samuel
  • Porter, Cole
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
140
Series statement
Classic musicals collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Actors
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Based on the play by Samuel and Bella Spewack
  • Special features: two short films; music only track; behind-the-scenes notes; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Kiss me Kate (ca. 1:50:00) -- Cole Porter in Hollywood : Too darn hot / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; written, produced and directed by Peter Fitzgerald (ca. 10:00) -- Mighty Manhattan, New York's wonder city / directed by James H. Smith ; produced and narrated by James A. FitzPatrick (ca. 20:00)
Control code
ocm52113809
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 140 min.)
Isbn
9780790744742
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569508828
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65088
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780790744742
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Based on the play by Samuel and Bella Spewack
  • Special features: two short films; music only track; behind-the-scenes notes; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Kiss me Kate (ca. 1:50:00) -- Cole Porter in Hollywood : Too darn hot / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; written, produced and directed by Peter Fitzgerald (ca. 10:00) -- Mighty Manhattan, New York's wonder city / directed by James H. Smith ; produced and narrated by James A. FitzPatrick (ca. 20:00)
Control code
ocm52113809
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 140 min.)
Isbn
9780790744742
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569508828
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65088
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780790744742
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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