Rhapsody in blue / MGM/UA Pictures ; directed by Irving Rapper

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Subjects: Musical films
Biographical films
Feature films
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937--Drama
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: General
Published: [Culver City, CA] : MGM/UA Home Video : Turner, [1991]
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (141 min.) : sd., b&w ; 12 in
Analytic Titles: Rhapsody in rivets
Additional Authors: Director : Rapper, Irving, 1898-1999
Producer : Lasky, Jesse L., 1880-1958
Author of screenplay : Koch, Howard
Author of screenplay : Paul, Elliot, 1891-1958
Composer : Gershwin, George, 1898-1937
Lyricist : Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983
Levien, Sonya, 1888?-1960
Actor : Alda, Robert
Actor : Leslie, Joan, 1925-
Actor : Smith, Alexis, 1921-1993
Actor : Coburn, Charles
Actor : Jolson, Al, 1886-1950
Actor : Levant, Oscar, 1906-1972
Actor : Whiteman, Paul, 1890-1967
Actor : White, George, 1890-1968
Actor : Scott, Hazel
Actor : Brown, Anne, 1912-2009
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
First National Pictures, Inc
MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Turner Entertainment Co
Notes: ISBN: 0792811038
ISBN: 9780792811039
UPC: 027616114969
Videorecording number: ML101149MGM/UA Home Video
LaserDisc, CLV extended play; chapter indexed; CX noise reduction; digital sound
Cast: Robert Alda, Joan Leslie, Alexis Smith, Charles Coburn, Al Jolson, Oscar Levant, Paul Whiteman, George White, Hazel Scott, Anne Brown
Credits: Director, Irving Rapper ; producer, Jesse L. Lasky ; screenplay, Howard Koch and Elliot Paul ; photography, Sol Polito ; art director, John Hughes and Anton Grot ; editor, Folmer Blangsted ; music and lyrics, George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin
Based on an original story by Sonya Levien
Videodisc release of the 1945 Warner Bros.-First National motion picture
Summary: Star renditions of Gershwin's songs highlight this fictionalized account of the composer's rise from music hall pianist to revered composer
Feature is preceded by the Warner Bros. cartoon Rhapsody in rivets. Feature is followed by the original theatrical trailer
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
The story of George Gershwin
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 31829927
ISBN/ISSN: 0792811038
9780792811039
0276161149
ML101149