The Resource Can-Can, Twentieth Century Fox presents Jack Cummings' production ; produced by Suffolk-Cummings Productions and released through Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation ; produced for the stage by Feuer and Martin ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley and Charles Lederer ; directed by Walter Lang, (DVD)

Can-Can, Twentieth Century Fox presents Jack Cummings' production ; produced by Suffolk-Cummings Productions and released through Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation ; produced for the stage by Feuer and Martin ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley and Charles Lederer ; directed by Walter Lang, (DVD)

Label
Can-Can
Title
Can-Can
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents Jack Cummings' production ; produced by Suffolk-Cummings Productions and released through Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation ; produced for the stage by Feuer and Martin ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley and Charles Lederer ; directed by Walter Lang
Title variation
Cole Porter's Can-Can
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The owner of Montmartre's most notorious nightspot, the Café Le Bal Du Paradis, Simone Pistache spends a great deal of her time in court, thanks to the banning of that "lewd and lascivious" dance, the Can-Can. So when her nightlife-loving lawyer and boyfriend, François Durnais, refuses to settle down and marry her, Simone decides to play up to his rival in romance, Parisian judge Philipe Forrestier, a lovestruck young jurist who's determined to make an honest woman out of her-- one way or the other
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, William H. Daniels ; editor, Robert Simpson ; songs, Cole Porter
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, with English or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
C36336 2007
PerformerNote
Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Maurice Chevalier, Louis Jourdan, Juliet Prowse, Marcel Dalio, Leon Belasco
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1989
  • 1919-1995
  • 1910-1976
  • 1898-1972
  • 1915-1998
  • 1934-
  • 1888-1972
  • 1936-1996
  • 1900-1983
  • 1902-1988
  • 1891-1964
  • 1910-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cummings, Jack
  • Feuer, Cy
  • Martin, Ernest H.
  • Kingsley, Dorothy
  • Lederer, Charles
  • Lang, Walter
  • Sinatra, Frank
  • MacLaine, Shirley
  • Chevalier, Maurice
  • Jourdan, Louis
  • Prowse, Juliet
  • Dalio, Marcel
  • Belasco, Leon
  • Porter, Cole
  • Burrows, Abe
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Suffolk-Cummings Productions (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
142
Series statement
20th Century Fox marquee musicals
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women dancers
  • Dance
  • Nightclubs
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Montmartre (Paris, France)
  • Bailarines
  • Relaciones hombre-mujer
  • París (Francia)
  • Women dancers
  • Dance
  • Night clubs, cabarets, etc.
  • Man-woman relationship
  • Montmartre (Paris, France)
Technique
live action
Label
Can-Can, Twentieth Century Fox presents Jack Cummings' production ; produced by Suffolk-Cummings Productions and released through Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation ; produced for the stage by Feuer and Martin ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley and Charles Lederer ; directed by Walter Lang, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the musical comedy by Abe Burrows
  • DVD release of the 1960 motion picture
  • Special features: "A leg up: the making of 'Can-Can'" featurette; "The classic Cole Porter" featurette; "Book by Burrows: the man who wrote 'Can-Can'" featurette; restoration comparison; original theatrical trailer; still galleries; interactive press book; souvenir program; behind the scenes; production stills; isolated music score
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn124070504
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (142 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543438830
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)124070504
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; widescreen (2.20:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital mono. ; 1 disc dual layer, 1 disc single layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Can-Can, Twentieth Century Fox presents Jack Cummings' production ; produced by Suffolk-Cummings Productions and released through Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation ; produced for the stage by Feuer and Martin ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley and Charles Lederer ; directed by Walter Lang, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the musical comedy by Abe Burrows
  • DVD release of the 1960 motion picture
  • Special features: "A leg up: the making of 'Can-Can'" featurette; "The classic Cole Porter" featurette; "Book by Burrows: the man who wrote 'Can-Can'" featurette; restoration comparison; original theatrical trailer; still galleries; interactive press book; souvenir program; behind the scenes; production stills; isolated music score
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn124070504
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (142 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543438830
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)124070504
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; widescreen (2.20:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital mono. ; 1 disc dual layer, 1 disc single layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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