Edna Ferber's Show boat / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; [presented by] Carl Laemmle ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; directed by James Whale ; stage play, screen play and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II

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Subjects: Mississippi River--Drama
Musical films
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Interracial marriage--Drama
Women entertainers--Drama
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Not rated
Published: Culver City, CA : MGM/UA Home Video : Turner Entertainment, [1990]
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (115 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in
Added Titles: Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968 Show boat
Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945 Show boat
Alternate Title(s): Show boat (Motion picture : 1936).
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Show boat
Additional Authors: Laemmle, Carl, 1867-1939
Laemmle, Carl, 1908-1979
Whale, James
Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960
Dunne, Irene, 1898-1990
Jones, Allan, 1907-1992
Winninger, Charles, 1884-1969
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976
Morgan, Helen, 1900-1941
Westley, Helen, 1879-1942
MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Turner Entertainment Co
Notes: ISBN: 079280189X
ISBN: 9780792801894
UPC: 027616175731
Videorecording number: M301757MGM/UA Home Video
VHS format, Hi-fi, Dolby system on linear tracks
Cast: Irene Dunne, Allan Jones, Charles Winninger, Paul Robeson, Helen Morgan, Helen Westley
Credits: Cinematographer, John J. Mescall ; art director, Charles D. Hall ; music by Jerome Kern ; musical director, Victor Baravalle ; dance numbers staged by Leroy Prinz ; film editors, Ted Kent, Bernard Burton
Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
Not rated
Based on the Jerome Kern-Oscar Hammerstein II musical play from Edna Ferber's novel
Summary: This is the story of the growth and maturity of Magnolia, a stage star who falls for the dashing riverboat gambler, Gaylord Ravenal
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 21389734
ISBN/ISSN: 079280189X