Show boat / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; from the immortal musical play by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, II ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin ; directed by George Sidney ; produced by Arthur Freed

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Subjects: Feature films--United States
Musical films
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: General
Edition: Remastered stereo ed
Published: [Beverly Hills, CA] : MGM/UA Home Video ; Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by MGM Home Entertainment : Available exclusively through Image Entertainmenit, c1998
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (107 min. + trailer) : sd., col. ; 12 in
Added Titles: Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945 Show boat
Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960 Show boat
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968 Show boat
Alternate Title(s): Show boat (Motion picture : 1951).
Additional Authors: Sidney, George, 1916-2002
Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973
Mahin, John Lee, 1902-1984
Grayson, Kathryn, 1922-2010
Gardner, Ava, 1922-1990
Keel, Howard, 1919-2004
Loew's Incorporated
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Notes: UPC: 027616684264
Videorecording number: ML106842MGM
Laserdisc ; CLV ; chapter encoded
CX noise reduction system
Cast: Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, with Joe E. Brown, Marge Champion, and Robert Sterling, Agnes Moorehead, William Warfield
Credits: Dances, Robert Alton
A videodisc release of the 1951 Loew's Inc. film
Based on the Jerome Kern--Oscar Hammerstein II's 1927 musical play from Edna Ferber's novel
Includes original theatrical trailer
Digital video transfer, digital sound, chapter search, CX noise reduction
Summary: The romantic story of Magnolia Hawks who grew up on the Cotton Blossom, the Mississippi showboat owned by her father. Her heart is broken by a dashing gambler, Gaylord Ravenal. Includes musical numbers: "Old Man River," "Make believe," "Can't help lovin' that man," "Why do I love you?," "Bill," and more
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 39209363
ISBN/ISSN: 0276166842
ML106842