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The Resource A damsel in distress, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; directed by George Stevens ; screen play by P.G. Wodehouse, Ernest Pagano, S.K. Lauren ; a Pandro S. Berman production, (DVD)

A damsel in distress, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; directed by George Stevens ; screen play by P.G. Wodehouse, Ernest Pagano, S.K. Lauren ; a Pandro S. Berman production, (DVD)

Label
A damsel in distress
Title
A damsel in distress
Statement of responsibility
RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; directed by George Stevens ; screen play by P.G. Wodehouse, Ernest Pagano, S.K. Lauren ; a Pandro S. Berman production
Contributor
Actor
Choreographer
Composer
Director
Lyricist
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lady Alyce Marshmorton must marry soon, and the servants at Tottney Castle have a betting pool on who Lady Alyce will choose. Features the Academy Award-winning dance number "Fun house" with Astaire, Burns and Allen
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Dance Direction, Hermes Pan, 1938.
Cataloging source
IMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, George Gershwin ; lyrics, Ira Gershwin ; cinematography, Joseph H. August ; editor, Henry Berman ; musical director, Victor Baravalle ; orchestral arrangements, Russell Bennett ; dance director, Hermes Pan
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D36 2010
PerformerNote
Fred Astaire, George Burns, Gracie Allen, Joan Fontaine, Reginald Gardiner, Ray Noble, Constance Collier, Montagu Love, Harry Watson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1975,
  • 1881-1975,
  • 1892-1979,
  • 1905-1996,
  • 1896-1996,
  • 1902-1964,
  • 1917-2013,
  • 1898-1937,
  • 1896-1983,
  • 1905-1990,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stevens, George
  • Wodehouse, P. G.
  • Pagano, Ernest,
  • Lauren, S. K.
  • Berman, Pandro S.
  • Astaire, Fred,
  • Burns, George
  • Allen, Gracie
  • Fontaine, Joan
  • Gershwin, George
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Pan, Hermes
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
100
Series statement
Archive collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Upper class
  • Household employees
Technique
live action
Label
A damsel in distress, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; directed by George Stevens ; screen play by P.G. Wodehouse, Ernest Pagano, S.K. Lauren ; a Pandro S. Berman production, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by P.G. Wodehouse
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1937
  • "This disc is expected to play back in DVD video 'play only' devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives."--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316261569
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn754804728
  • (OCoLC)754804728
  • 1383662
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital, mono.; full screen (4x3, 1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A damsel in distress, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; directed by George Stevens ; screen play by P.G. Wodehouse, Ernest Pagano, S.K. Lauren ; a Pandro S. Berman production, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by P.G. Wodehouse
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1937
  • "This disc is expected to play back in DVD video 'play only' devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives."--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316261569
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn754804728
  • (OCoLC)754804728
  • 1383662
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital, mono.; full screen (4x3, 1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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