The Resource Born to dance : Lady be good, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents, (DVD ;)

Born to dance : Lady be good, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents, (DVD ;)

Label
Born to dance : Lady be good
Title
Born to dance
Title remainder
Lady be good
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Born to dance: "A break-a-leg tale of an understudy turned Broadway star"--Container. Lady be good: Powell plays a friend and matchmaker to two struggling songwriters (adapted from container)
Member of
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Born to dance (Motion picture)
  • Lady be good (Motion picture : 1941)
Credits note
  • Born to dance: directed by Roy del Ruth ; produced by Jack Cummings ; screenplay by Jack McGowan and Sid Silvers ; words and music by Cole Porter ; musical director, Alfred Newman ; dance ensembles, Dave Gould ; photography, Ray June ; film editor, Blanche Sewell
  • Lady be good: screenplay by Jack McGowan, Kay van Riper and John McClain ; directed by Norman Z. McLeod ; produced by Arthur Freed ; music by George Gershwin ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; musical numbers directed by Busby Berkeley ; directors of photography, George Folsey, Oliver T. Marsh ; film editor, Fredrick Y. Smith
Dewey number
  • 791.43/72
  • 791.4375
Language note
In English; Born to dance also in French; with optional French subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.M86
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • B679 2008
  • .B69596 2008
PerformerNote
  • Born to dance: Eleanor Powell, James Stewart, Virginia Bruce, Una Merkel, Sid Silvers, Frances Langford, Raymond Walburn, Alan Dinehart, Buddy Ebsen
  • Lady be good: Eleanor Powell, Ann Sothern, Robert Young, Lionel Barrymore, John Carroll, Red Skelton, Virginia O'Brien
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1893-1961
  • 1900-1989
  • 1880-1952
  • 1901-1976
  • 1896-1950
  • 1898-1964
  • 1894-1973
  • 1895-1976
  • 1912-1982
  • 1908-1997
  • 1910-1982
  • 1903-1986
  • 1889-1944
  • 1908-2003
  • 1887-1969
  • 1909-2001
  • 1907-1998
  • 1878-1954
  • 1906-1979
  • 1913-1997
  • 1921-2001
  • 1896-1983
  • 1898-1937
  • 1891-1964
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Del Ruth, Roy
  • Cummings, Jack
  • McGowan, J. P.
  • Silvers, Sid
  • Van Riper, Kay
  • McClain, John
  • De Sylva, B. G.
  • McLeod, Norman Z.
  • Freed, Arthur
  • Berkeley, Busby
  • Powell, Eleanor
  • Stewart, James
  • Bruce, Virginia
  • Merkel, Una
  • Langford, Frances
  • Dinehart, Alan
  • Ebsen, Buddy
  • Walburn, Raymond
  • Sothern, Ann
  • Young, Robert
  • Barrymore, Lionel
  • Carroll, John
  • Skelton, Red
  • O'Brien, Virginia
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Gershwin, George
  • Porter, Cole
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
216
Series statement
  • Classic musicals double feature
  • Classic musicals from the dream factory
Series volume
vol. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women dancers
  • Popular music
  • Women composers
  • Divorce
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Technique
live action
Label
Born to dance : Lady be good, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents, (DVD ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Born to dance from a story by Jack McGowan, Sid Silvers, and B.G. De Sylva; Lady be good based on an original story by Jack McGowan
  • Originally released in 1936 and 1941, respectively
  • Special features, disc 1: vintage short "Hollywood, the second step"; cartoon "The old mill pond"; outtake version of "Easy to love" and excerpts from "Hollywood hotel" radio programs (audio only); theatrical trailer. Disc 2: vintage "FitzPatrick TravelTalks"; short "Glimpses of Florida"; cartoon "The rookie bear"; outtake of song "I'd rather dance" and "Leo is on the air" radio promo (audio only); theatrical trailer
  • Warner Home Video: on discs, 2000001471 (Born to dance), 2000001472 (Lady be good); on container, 1000015119A, 1000015119B, 3000015708
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc 1: Born to dance -- Disc 2: Lady be good
Control code
ocn232551180
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (105, 111 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569648463
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 3000015708
  • 1000015119A--1000015119B
  • 2000001471--2000001472
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)232551180
System details
DVD, region 1; standard version (full screen); Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born to dance : Lady be good, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents, (DVD ;)
Publication
Note
  • Born to dance from a story by Jack McGowan, Sid Silvers, and B.G. De Sylva; Lady be good based on an original story by Jack McGowan
  • Originally released in 1936 and 1941, respectively
  • Special features, disc 1: vintage short "Hollywood, the second step"; cartoon "The old mill pond"; outtake version of "Easy to love" and excerpts from "Hollywood hotel" radio programs (audio only); theatrical trailer. Disc 2: vintage "FitzPatrick TravelTalks"; short "Glimpses of Florida"; cartoon "The rookie bear"; outtake of song "I'd rather dance" and "Leo is on the air" radio promo (audio only); theatrical trailer
  • Warner Home Video: on discs, 2000001471 (Born to dance), 2000001472 (Lady be good); on container, 1000015119A, 1000015119B, 3000015708
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc 1: Born to dance -- Disc 2: Lady be good
Control code
ocn232551180
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (105, 111 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569648463
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 3000015708
  • 1000015119A--1000015119B
  • 2000001471--2000001472
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)232551180
System details
DVD, region 1; standard version (full screen); Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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