The merry widow / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screenplay by Sonya Levien and William Ludwig ; music by Franz Lehar ; lyrics by Paul Francis Webster ; produced by Joe Pasternak ; directed by Curtis Bernhardt

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Subjects: Feature films
Fiction films
Musical films
Film adaptations
Films for the hearing impaired
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: General
Published: Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, [1993]
Series: MGM musicals
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 1 hr., 45 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Added Titles: Lehár, Franz, 1870-1948 Lustige Witwe
Alternate Title(s): Merry widow (Motion picture : 1952).
Additional Authors: Director : Bernhardt, Curtis, 1899-1981
Levien, Sonya, 1888?-1960
Ludwig, William, 1912-1999
Webster, Paul Francis
Pasternak, Joe, 1901-1991
Actor : Turner, Lana, 1921-1995
Actor : Lamas, Fernando
Merkel, Una, 1903-1986
Haydn, Richard, 1905-1985
Gomez, Thomas, 1905-1971
Abbott, John, 1905-1996
MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0792818954
ISBN: 9780792818953
UPC: 027616284532
Videorecording number: M202845
VHS format
Cast: Lana Turner, Fernando Lamas, Una Merkel, Richard Haydn, Thomas Gomez, John Abbott
Credits: Musical direction, Jay Blackton; director of photography, Robert Surtees; film editor, Conrad A Nervig
Based on the operetta written by composer Franz Lehár and authors Victor Leon and Leo Stein
Videocassette release of the 1952 motion picture
Recorded in hi-fi, Dolby processed; digital video transfer
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Summary: A beautiful and rich American widow is invited to her late husband's native country, where she is wooed by a dashing count in a clever plot to marry her off and save the country from financial ruin. She learns of the plan and turns the tables on the greedy dynasty with a scheme of her own
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 28353953
ISBN/ISSN: 0792818954