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Show boat (1936)
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Call no.:
VHS PS3511.E46 S42 1990
Title:
Show boat
Alternate titles:
Show boat is coming
Showboat
Edna Ferber's show boat
Originally produced:
1936
Format:
VHS
Summary:
This is the story of the growth and maturity of Magnolia, a stage star who falls for the dashing riverboat gambler, Gaylord Ravenal.
Credits:
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Universal Picture ; stage play, screen play and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; directed by James Whale.
Publication:
Culver City, CA : MGM/UA Home Video : Turner Entertainment Co., c1990.
Details:
1 VHS (115 min.) : sound, black & white
Country of production:
United States
Studio(s):
Universal Pictures Corporation
Director(s):
Whale, James
Screenwriter(s):
Hammerstein, Oscar
Producer(s):
Laemmle, Carl
Cast:
Irene Dunne, Allan Jones, Charles Winninger, Paul Robeson, Helen Morgan, Helen Westley.
Production:
Cinematographer, John J. Mescall ; art director, Charles D. Hall ; editors, Ted Kent, Bernard Burton ; dance numbers staged by Leroy Prinz ; music by Jerome Kern.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1936.
Based on the Jerome Kern-Oscar Hammerstein II musical play from Edna Ferber's novel.
Subjects:
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968 Film adaptations.
Genre:
Feature films.
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Location: Storage
Format: VHS
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1930s
Spoken language: English
Title: Show boat
Director: Whale, James
Actor: Dunne, Irene
Actor: Jones, Allan
Actor: Morgan, Helen
Actor: Robeson, Paul
Musical score composer: Kern, Jerome
Production studio: Universal Pictures Corporation
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action