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The Resource An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)

An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)

Label
An American in Paris
Title
An American in Paris
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli
Title variation
Américain à Paris
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engfre
  • eng
Summary
Presents the romantic adventures of a carefree young artist in post-WWII Paris
Awards note
Academy Award (1951): Best art direction, Best cinematograpy, Best costume design, Best music, Best picture, Best writing.
Cataloging source
BKC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alfred Gilks ; editor, Adrienne Fazan
Dewey number
792.642
Intended audience
Not Rated by MPAA
Language note
In English with optional soundtrack in French; optional subtitles in English or French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
A543 1999
PerformerNote
Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary, Nina Foch
Runtime
114
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: theatrical trailer, 8-page booklet
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm41391204
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780792841524
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569506923
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 906273
  • 65069
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital mono; standard format (1.33:1); NTSC; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
An American in Paris, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1951
  • Special features: theatrical trailer, 8-page booklet
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm41391204
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780792841524
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569506923
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 906273
  • 65069
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital mono; standard format (1.33:1); NTSC; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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