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

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

Label
An American in Paris
Title
An American in Paris
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner
Title variation
Américain à Paris
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Presents the romantic adventures of a carefree young artist in post-WWII Paris
Awards note
Academy Award (1951): Best art direction, Best cinematograpy, Best costume design, Best music, Best picture, Best writing
Cataloging source
BKC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; director of photography, Alfred Gilks ; editor, Adrienne Fazan
Language note
Closed-captioned. Sound tracks in English and French, with optional subtitles in each language
PerformerNote
Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary, Nina Foch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1973
  • 1918-1986
  • 1896-1983
  • 1912-1996
  • 1906-1972
  • 1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Minnelli, Vincente
  • Freed, Arthur
  • Lerner, Alan Jay
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Kelly, Gene
  • Caron, Leslie
  • Levant, Oscar
  • Guétary, Georges
  • Gershwin, George
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
114
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Paris (France)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1951
  • Aspect ratio 1.33:1
  • Special features include interactive menus, theatrical tailer and scene access
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
41391204
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780790744414
Isbn Type
(Warner)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 2761662732
  • 012569506923 (Warner)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 906273
  • 65069
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1951
  • Aspect ratio 1.33:1
  • Special features include interactive menus, theatrical tailer and scene access
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
41391204
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780790744414
Isbn Type
(Warner)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 2761662732
  • 012569506923 (Warner)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 906273
  • 65069
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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