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The Resource Swing time, Radio Pictures ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; screenplay by Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott ; directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)

Swing time, Radio Pictures ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; screenplay by Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott ; directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)

Label
Swing time
Title
Swing time
Statement of responsibility
Radio Pictures ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; screenplay by Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott ; directed by George Stevens
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
Fred Astaire plays a gambler intent on raising $25,000 in New York in order to marry his fiance back home. Romantic complications occur when he meets dancing teacher, Ginger Rogers. Memorable songs include "The Way you look tonight."
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Swing time (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, David Abel ; art director, Van Nest Polglase ; editor, Henry Berman ; music, Jerome Kern ; lyrics, Dorothy Fields ; musical director, Nathaniel Shilkret
Intended audience
Not Rated
Language note
In English, with English, French and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Victor Moore, Helen Broderick, Eric Blore, Betty Furness, Georges Metaxa
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1975
  • 1889-1968
  • 1906-1995
  • 1885-1945
  • 1905-1974
  • 1911-1995
  • 1876-1962
  • 1891-1959
  • 1887-1959
  • 1916-1994
  • 1899-1950
  • 1900-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stevens, George
  • Lindsay, Howard
  • Scott, Allan
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Fields, Dorothy
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Rogers, Ginger
  • Moore, Victor
  • Broderick, Helen
  • Blore, Eric
  • Furness, Betty
  • Metaxa, Georges
  • Gelsey, Erwin
  • RKO Radio Pictures
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swing (Dance)
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Swing time, Radio Pictures ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; screenplay by Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott ; directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From a story by Erwin Gelsey
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Features: commentary by John Mueller, author of Astaire Dancing ; new featurette "The swing of things: swing time step by step by step" ; musical short "Hotel a la Swing" ; classic cartoon "Bingo Crosbyana" ; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm61257494
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780780639881
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939657128
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
T6571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Swing time, Radio Pictures ; a Pandro S. Berman production ; screenplay by Howard Lindsay and Allan Scott ; directed by George Stevens, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • From a story by Erwin Gelsey
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Features: commentary by John Mueller, author of Astaire Dancing ; new featurette "The swing of things: swing time step by step by step" ; musical short "Hotel a la Swing" ; classic cartoon "Bingo Crosbyana" ; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm61257494
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780780639881
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939657128
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
T6571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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