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Show boat [videorecording] / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Universal Picture ; stage play, screen play and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; directed by James Whale.

Other title:
Show boat is coming
Showboat
Edna Ferber's show boat
Publication:
Culver City, CA : MGM/UA Home Video : Turner Entertainment Co., c1990.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (115 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Subjects:
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968 -- Film adaptations.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
System details:
: VHS - NTSC
Summary:
This is the story of the growth and maturity of Magnolia, a stage star who falls for the dashing riverboat gambler, Gaylord Ravenal.
Participant:
Irene Dunne, Allan Jones, Charles Winninger, Paul Robeson, Helen Morgan, Helen Westley.
Credits:
Cinematographer, John J. Mescall ; art director, Charles D. Hall ; editors, Ted Kent, Bernard Burton ; dance numbers staged by Leroy Prinz ; music by Jerome Kern.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1936.
Based on the Jerome Kern-Oscar Hammerstein II musical play from Edna Ferber's novel.
Contributor:
Laemmle, Carl, 1908-1979. , Producer
Whale, James, d. 1957. , Director
Hammerstein, Oscar, 1895-1960. , Screenwriter
Dunne, Irene, 1898-1990 , Actor
Jones, Allan, 1907-1992 , Actor
Winninger, Charles, 1884-1969. , Actor
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976. , Actor
Morgan, Helen, 1900-1941. , Actor
Westley, Helen, 1879-1942. , Actor
Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945. , Composer
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968. , Author
Hammerstein, Oscar, 1895-1960. , Author
Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945. , Author
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. , Distributor
Universal Pictures Corporation. , Producer, Distributor
MGM/UA Home Video (Firm) , Distributor
Turner Entertainment Co. , Distributor
Related Work:
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968., Author Show boat.
Hammerstein, Oscar, 1895-1960., Author Show boat.
Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945., Author Show boat.
ISBN:
079280189X
Publisher no.:
027616175731
M301757 MGM/UA Home Video