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Show boat [DVD videorecording] / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Inc. ; screen play by John Lee Mahin ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

Current holds

1 current hold with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library DVD Show 5849 (Text) 33294001981182 DVDs Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0790744856
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Burbank, Calif.] : Turner Entertainment Co. : c2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Based on the musical play by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, II from Edna Ferber's novel.
Special features include: original theatrical trailer ; scene selection.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Choreography, Robert Alton ; musical direction, Adolp Deutsch ; director of photography, Charles Rosher ; editor, John Dunning.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, Joe E. Brown, Marge and Gower Champion, Robert Sterling, Agnes Moorehead, Leif Erickson, William Warfield.
Summary, etc.:
Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
English and Spanish language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Gamblers > Drama.
Women entertainers > Drama.
Paddle steamers > Drama.
Musical films.
Feature films.
Topic Heading: DVDs for the hearing impaired.

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