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Show boat [videodisc] / M-G-M presents ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by George Sidney ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin.

Sidney, George, 1916-2002 (Added Author). Grayson, Kathryn, 1922-2010 (Added Author). Gardner, Ava, 1922-1990 (Added Author). Keel, Howard, 1919-2004 (Added Author). Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945 Show boat. (Added Author). Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968 Show boat. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 0790744856
  • ISBN: 9780790744858
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2000]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Disc label title.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Standard version.
Special features include: interactive menus, theatrical trailer, and scene access.
Based on the play by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, II and the novel by Edna Ferber.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, Joe E. Brown, Marge Champion.
Summary, etc.:
A musical extravaganza which illustrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe. 10 songs from the Broadway play are included.
Target Audience Note:
CHV rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD Dolby mono.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For home use only.
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note:
LSC 18.70
Language Note:
English and Spanish language tracks with English, French and Spanish language subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: River boats > Fiction.
Musical films.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.


0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Chippawa FIC Show 38080800006023 Adult DVD Available -

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