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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

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

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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Fred Astaire plays a gambler intent on raising $25,000 in New York in order to marry his fiancě 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
Credits note
Photography, David Abel ; editor, Henry Berman ; art director, Van Nest Polglase ; music, Jerome Kern ; lyrics, Dorothy Fields ; musical diretor, Nathaniel Shilkret
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Language tracks in English, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S9655 2005
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
  • 1905-1996
  • 1885-1945
  • 1905-1974
  • 1911-1995
  • 1900-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stevens, George
  • Lindsay, Howard
  • Scott, Allan
  • Berman, Pandro S.
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Fields, Dorothy
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Rogers, Ginger
  • Gelsey, Erwin
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swing (Dance)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Danza
  • Relaciones hombre-mujer
  • Longs mťrages
  • Films musicaux
  • Films de danse
  • Films d'amour
  • Swing (Danse)
  • Relations entre hommes et femmes
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
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • From a story by Erwin Gelsey
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Special features include: 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
6324285
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780780639881
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939657128
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
T6571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61257494
  • (OCoLC)61257494
System details
DVD; Region 1; standard version; Dolby Digital, mono
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
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • From a story by Erwin Gelsey
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Special features include: 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
6324285
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780780639881
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939657128
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
T6571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61257494
  • (OCoLC)61257494
System details
DVD; Region 1; standard version; Dolby Digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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