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The Music man (1962)
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Call no.:
Music DVD 4
Title:
The Music man
Alternate titles:
Meredith Willson's The music man
Originally produced:
1962
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Silver-tongued con artist Harold Hill hoodwinks the stubborn townsfolk of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boy's band, but his game ultimately and romantically backfires.
Credits:
Warner Bros. Pictures ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove.
Edition:
Special ed.
Publication:
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c1999.
Languages:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subtitles in French and English.
Details:
1 DVD (181 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
California
Studio(s):
Warner Bros. Pictures
Director(s):
DaCosta, Morton
Screenwriter(s):
Hargrove, Marion
Performer(s):
Robert Preston, Shirley Jones, Buddy Hackett, Hermione Gingold, Paul Ford.
Production:
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, William Ziegler ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson music supervised and conducted by Ray Heindorf ; choreographer, Onna White.
Notes:
Videodisc release of a motion picture originally released in 1962.
"Special features: All-new documentary Right here in River City : the making of Meredith Willson's 'The Music man' ; introduction by Shirley Jones ; soundtrack remastered in Dolby Digital 5.1 ; interactive menus ; production notes ; 2 theatrical trailers ; scene access."--Container.
Subjects:
Musicals.
PRO Sheldon, Harvey (donor) (Storage copy)
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Musicals.
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Location: Ormandy Center
Location: Storage
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Musicals
Year: 1960s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: French
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Music man
Director: DaCosta, Morton
Actor: Jones, Shirley
Actor: Preston, Robert
Musical score composer: Willson, Meredith
Production studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Country of production: California
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action