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The Resource Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones, Twentieth Century Fox ; book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; screenplay by Harry Kleiner ; produced and directed by Otto Preminger, (videorecording)

Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones, Twentieth Century Fox ; book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; screenplay by Harry Kleiner ; produced and directed by Otto Preminger, (videorecording)

Label
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones
Title
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; screenplay by Harry Kleiner ; produced and directed by Otto Preminger
Title variation
Carmen Jones
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engspa
  • e
Summary
A loose adaptation of Bizet's opera with English lyrics in which a factory girl marries a soldier, and is eventually strangled by him for infidelity. Most singing voices are dubbed
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Sam Leavitt ; musical director, Herschel Burke Gilbert ; music, Georges Bizet ; costumes designed by Mary Ann Nyberg
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with English and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Harry Belafonte, Dorothy Dandridge, Pearl Bailey, Olga James, Joe Adams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-
  • 1922-1965
  • 1895-1960
  • 1899-1966
  • 1838-1875
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Preminger, Otto
  • Belafonte, Harry
  • Dandridge, Dorothy
  • Bailey, Pearl
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • James, Olga
  • Adams, Joe
  • Rose, Billy
  • Bizet, Georges
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Adultery
Technique
live action
Label
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones, Twentieth Century Fox ; book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; screenplay by Harry Kleiner ; produced and directed by Otto Preminger, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on Billy Rose's Broadway production of the musical play Carmen Jones
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
  • Features: theatrical trailer, original one-sheet ; scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ljt00001129
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Lccn
00360449
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543018827
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2001882
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00360449
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones, Twentieth Century Fox ; book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; screenplay by Harry Kleiner ; produced and directed by Otto Preminger, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on Billy Rose's Broadway production of the musical play Carmen Jones
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
  • Features: theatrical trailer, original one-sheet ; scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ljt00001129
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Lccn
00360449
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543018827
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2001882
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00360449
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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