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

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

Label
An American in Paris
Title
An American in Paris
Statement of responsibility
produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Ex-G.I. painter Jerry Mulligan resides in post-war Paris and falls in love with a young dancer who is engaged to another man
Cataloging source
M4L
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; musical direction, Johnny Green and Saul Chaplin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; director of photography, Alfred Gilks ; ballet photographed by John Alton ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Preston Ames ; film editor, Adrienne Fazan ; recording supervisor, Douglas Shearer ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis ; special effects, Warren Newcombe, Irving G. Ries ; orchestrations, Conrad Salinger ; costumes designed by Orry-Kelly ; Beaux Arts Ball costumes designed by Walter Plunkett ; ballet costumes designed by Irene Sharaff
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA: Not rated
Language note
  • In English or French with optional English or French subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
A447 2010
PerformerNote
Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary, Nina Foch
Runtime
114
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
An American in Paris, produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)
Label
An American in Paris, produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the tone poem composed by George Gershwin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Features: audio commentary hosted by Patricia Ward Kelly; short "FitzPatrick traveltalks: Paris on parade" (1937); classic cartoon "Symphony in slang" directed by Tex Avery; theatrical trailer
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn693894925
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780780665811
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929157778
  • 00883929157778
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000169337
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)693894925
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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