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The Resource An American in Paris., M-G-M presents ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli

An American in Paris., M-G-M presents ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli

Label
An American in Paris.
Title
An American in Paris.
Statement of responsibility
M-G-M presents ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • jpn
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An ex-G.I. stays in Paris after the war to study painting, supported by a rich American. The young soldier falls in love, but unfortunately, she is engaged to an older man
Cataloging source
IK2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, George Gershwin ; lyrics, Ira Gershwin ; musical direction, Johnny Green, Saul Chaplin ; choreography, Gene Kelly
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English or French languages (Dolby Digital mono.); English, French, Japanese or Thai subtitles; subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary, Nina Foch
Runtime
114
Technique
live action
Label
An American in Paris., M-G-M presents ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: Commentary hosted by Patricia Ward Kelly, featuring rare interviews with Gene Kelly, Vincente Minnelli, Arthur Freed, Alan Jay Lerner, Johnny Green, Saul Chaplin, Michael Feinstein, Preston Ames and Irene Sharaff, and new observations by Leslie Caron and Nina Foch ; new ultra-resolution digital transfer ; vintage FitzPatrick TravelTalks short Paris on Parade ; classic cartoon Symphony in slang ; theatrical trailer ; 'S Wonderful: the Making of An American in Paris - spellbinding new documentary about the groundbreaking creation of a musical classic ; American Masters career profile Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a dancer ; Love walked in - outtake song sequence ; audio-only bonuses: outtake songs gallery and Gene Kelly/Leslie Caron/Johnny Green radio promos
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1159565
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (114 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929003952
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1000035911
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1159565
  • (Sirsi) 1159565
  • (OCoLC)276998399
System details
DVD; Region 1; fullscreen; dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
An American in Paris., M-G-M presents ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: Commentary hosted by Patricia Ward Kelly, featuring rare interviews with Gene Kelly, Vincente Minnelli, Arthur Freed, Alan Jay Lerner, Johnny Green, Saul Chaplin, Michael Feinstein, Preston Ames and Irene Sharaff, and new observations by Leslie Caron and Nina Foch ; new ultra-resolution digital transfer ; vintage FitzPatrick TravelTalks short Paris on Parade ; classic cartoon Symphony in slang ; theatrical trailer ; 'S Wonderful: the Making of An American in Paris - spellbinding new documentary about the groundbreaking creation of a musical classic ; American Masters career profile Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a dancer ; Love walked in - outtake song sequence ; audio-only bonuses: outtake songs gallery and Gene Kelly/Leslie Caron/Johnny Green radio promos
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1159565
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (114 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929003952
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1000035911
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1159565
  • (Sirsi) 1159565
  • (OCoLC)276998399
System details
DVD; Region 1; fullscreen; dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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