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The Resource One touch of Venus, Republic Entertainment ; Republic Pictures ; produced by Lester Cowan ; screenplay by Harry Kurnitz and Frank Tashlin ; directed by William A. Seiter, (videorecording)

One touch of Venus, Republic Entertainment ; Republic Pictures ; produced by Lester Cowan ; screenplay by Harry Kurnitz and Frank Tashlin ; directed by William A. Seiter, (videorecording)

Label
One touch of Venus
Title
One touch of Venus
Statement of responsibility
Republic Entertainment ; Republic Pictures ; produced by Lester Cowan ; screenplay by Harry Kurnitz and Frank Tashlin ; directed by William A. Seiter
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young window dresser's problems begin when he kisses a statue of Venus, which comes to life. This Venus turns out to be the genuine article on an earthly assignment. Her presence causes everyone around her to fall in love, except for the window dresser, who is terrified of her advances toward him. The young man suddenly becomes the object of a furious employer and a jealous fiancée
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Kurt Weill
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PS3531.E676
LC item number
  • .O54 2008
  • O52 2008
PerformerNote
Robert Walker, Ava Gardner, Dick Haymes, Eve Arden, Olga San Juan, Tom Conway
Runtime
84
Technique
live action
Label
One touch of Venus, Republic Entertainment ; Republic Pictures ; produced by Lester Cowan ; screenplay by Harry Kurnitz and Frank Tashlin ; directed by William A. Seiter, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the musical play, with lyrics by Ogden Nash ; suggested by the novel "The tinted Venus" by S.J. Perelman and Ogden Nash
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn261224668
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
017153100037
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
24022
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)261224668
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
One touch of Venus, Republic Entertainment ; Republic Pictures ; produced by Lester Cowan ; screenplay by Harry Kurnitz and Frank Tashlin ; directed by William A. Seiter, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the musical play, with lyrics by Ogden Nash ; suggested by the novel "The tinted Venus" by S.J. Perelman and Ogden Nash
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn261224668
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
017153100037
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
24022
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)261224668
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD

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