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The Resource South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein presents ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan ; screenplay by Paul Osborn, (videorecording)

South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein presents ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan ; screenplay by Paul Osborn, (videorecording)

Label
South Pacific
Title
South Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Rodgers and Hammerstein presents ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan ; screenplay by Paul Osborn
Title variation
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific
  • Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Lyricist
Publisher
Production personnel
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Set in the Pacific theater during World War II, this musical film explores the theme of racial prejudice in two parallel stories--that of a Navy nurse's love for a plantation owner with two Eurasian children, and a Marine lieutenant's love for a native woman
Member of
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
South Pacific (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; film editor, Robert Simpson ; music supervisor and conductor, Alfred Newman
Language note
Closed-captioned. In English with optional subtitles in English and Spanish
PerformerNote
Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Ray Walston, Juanita Hall, France Nuyen, Russ Brown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1901-1988
  • 1895-1960
  • 1906-1960
  • 1916-1994
  • 1931-
  • 1931-2013
  • 1917-2001
  • 1901-1968
  • 1939-
  • 1902-1979
  • 1907-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Osborn, Paul
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Adler, Buddy
  • Logan, Joshua
  • Brazzi, Rossano
  • Gaynor, Mitzi
  • Kerr, John
  • Walston, Ray
  • Hall, Juanita
  • Nuyen, France
  • Rodgers, Richard
  • Michener, James A.
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Magna Theatre Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • CBS Fox Video
Runtime
150
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Oceania
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Racism
Technique
live action
Label
South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein presents ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan ; screenplay by Paul Osborn, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Aspect ratio: 2.20:1
  • "THX digitally mastered"
  • Based on the novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener
  • Adapted from the play South Pacific by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958 by 20th Century Fox
  • Publisher's no.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 4110864
  • Special features include movietone newsreel on movie's premiere, interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trailer, cast & crew biographies and production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
42715063
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
086162108648
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
4110864
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein presents ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan ; screenplay by Paul Osborn, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Aspect ratio: 2.20:1
  • "THX digitally mastered"
  • Based on the novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener
  • Adapted from the play South Pacific by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958 by 20th Century Fox
  • Publisher's no.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 4110864
  • Special features include movietone newsreel on movie's premiere, interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trailer, cast & crew biographies and production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
42715063
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
086162108648
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
4110864
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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