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The Resource The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta, (Blu-ray)

The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta, (Blu-ray)

Label
The music man
Title
The music man
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta
Title variation
Meredith Willson's The music man
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
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
Member of
Cataloging source
IUK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, William Ziegler ; music supervised and conducted by Ray Heindorf ; choreographer, Onna White
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
English & Spanish dialogues with Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M87 2010
PerformerNote
Robert Preston, Shirley Jones, Buddy Hackett, Hermione Gingold, Paul Ford
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-1987
  • 1934 Mar. 31-
  • 1924-2003
  • 1901-1976
  • 1897-1987
  • 1919-2003
  • 1914-1989
  • 1902-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Preston, Robert
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Hackett, Buddy
  • Ford, Paul
  • Gingold, Hermione
  • Hargrove, Marion
  • DaCosta, Morton
  • Willson, Meredith
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
176
Series statement
Essential classics, American Musicals
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Band directors
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Love
  • Iowa
  • Musical films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta, (Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
  • Based upon the Broadway play The music man by Meredith Willson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961 copyright renewed in 1989
  • Container indicates 151 min. but actually 176 minutes with documentary ca. 30 minutes
  • Special features: The music man documentary "Right here in river city: the making of Meredith Willson's The music man; introduction by Shirley Jones; production notes, theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn503115926
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen, Blu-ray disc.
Extent
1 videodisc (176 min.)
Isbn
9781419888427
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929095810
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000114889
  • 3000024778
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)503115926
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, 2.4:1 (16x9), 1080p High Definition, DTS-HD Master Aduio 5.1, Dolby Digital 1.0
  • Special features: 480i or 480p Standard Definition, stereo. and mono
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta, (Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
  • Based upon the Broadway play The music man by Meredith Willson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961 copyright renewed in 1989
  • Container indicates 151 min. but actually 176 minutes with documentary ca. 30 minutes
  • Special features: The music man documentary "Right here in river city: the making of Meredith Willson's The music man; introduction by Shirley Jones; production notes, theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn503115926
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen, Blu-ray disc.
Extent
1 videodisc (176 min.)
Isbn
9781419888427
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929095810
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000114889
  • 3000024778
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)503115926
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, 2.4:1 (16x9), 1080p High Definition, DTS-HD Master Aduio 5.1, Dolby Digital 1.0
  • Special features: 480i or 480p Standard Definition, stereo. and mono
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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