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The Resource Shall we dance, RKO Radio Pictures Inc. ; directed by Mark Sandrich ; screen play by Allan Scott and Ernest Pagano ; adaptation by P.J. Wolfson ; a Pandro S. Berman production, (DVD)

Shall we dance, RKO Radio Pictures Inc. ; directed by Mark Sandrich ; screen play by Allan Scott and Ernest Pagano ; adaptation by P.J. Wolfson ; a Pandro S. Berman production, (DVD)

Label
Shall we dance
Title
Shall we dance
Statement of responsibility
RKO Radio Pictures Inc. ; directed by Mark Sandrich ; screen play by Allan Scott and Ernest Pagano ; adaptation by P.J. Wolfson ; a Pandro S. Berman production
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Artistic director
Choreographer
Commentator
Composer
Costume designer
Director
Director of photography
Film editor
Lyricist
Musical director
Producer
Screenwriter
Set designer
Sound designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A male ballet dancer and a female singer enter into a phony romance to generate publicity for their careers
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Shall we dance (Motion picture : 1937)
Credits note
Music by George Gershwin ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; musical director, Nathaniel Shilkret ; photographed by David Abel ; special effects by Vernon Walker ; ballet staged by Hermes Pan and Harry Losee ; art director, Van Nest Polglase ; recorded by Hugh McDowell, Jr. ; gowns by Irene ; set dressing, Darrell Silvera ; edited by William Hamilton
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
In English; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S4886 2005
PerformerNote
Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Eric Blore, Jerome Cowan, Ketti Gallian, William Brisbane, Ann Shoemaker, Harriet Hoctor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1945,
  • 1906-1995,
  • 1903-1979,
  • 1905-1996,
  • 1911-1995,
  • 1887-1959,
  • 1897-1972,
  • 1912-1972,
  • 1905-1966,
  • 1898-1937,
  • 1896-1983,
  • 1889-1982,
  • 1883-1973,
  • 1894-1948,
  • 1905-1990,
  • 1898-1968,
  • 1901-1962,
  • 1900-1983,
  • 1893-1942,
  • 1914-2011,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sandrich, Mark
  • Scott, Allan
  • Pagano, Ernest,
  • Wolfson, P. J.
  • Berman, Pandro S.
  • Astaire, Fred,
  • Rogers, Ginger
  • Horton, Edward Everett,
  • Blore, Eric
  • Cowan, Jerome
  • Gallian, Ketti
  • Brisbane, William
  • Shoemaker, Ann,
  • Hoctor, Harriet,
  • Gershwin, George
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Shilkret, Nathaniel
  • Abel, David
  • Walker, Vernon L.
  • Pan, Hermes
  • Losee, Harry,
  • Polglase, Van Nest
  • McDowell, Hugh,
  • Irene
  • Silvera, Darrell
  • Hamilton, William
  • Martin, Hugh
  • Cole, Kevin,
  • Loeb, Lee
  • Buchman, Harold
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballet dancers
  • Women singers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Amor
  • Hollywood Musicals
Technique
live action
Label
Shall we dance, RKO Radio Pictures Inc. ; directed by Mark Sandrich ; screen play by Allan Scott and Ernest Pagano ; adaptation by P.J. Wolfson ; a Pandro S. Berman production, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the story: Watch your step / by Lee Loeb and Harold Buchman
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1937
  • Also issued as part of the box set: Astaire & Rogers collection, volume 1
  • Special features: Commentary by songwriter Hugh Martin & pianist Kevin Cole; "The music from 'Shall we dance'" featurette (c2005, 16 min.); "Sheik to sheik" musical short (c1936, 22 min.); "Toy Town Hall" cartoon (c1936, 6 min.)
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 (109 min.)
Isbn
9780780650749
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939725520
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
T7255
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm61257490
  • (OCoLC)61257490
  • 1364429
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shall we dance, RKO Radio Pictures Inc. ; directed by Mark Sandrich ; screen play by Allan Scott and Ernest Pagano ; adaptation by P.J. Wolfson ; a Pandro S. Berman production, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the story: Watch your step / by Lee Loeb and Harold Buchman
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1937
  • Also issued as part of the box set: Astaire & Rogers collection, volume 1
  • Special features: Commentary by songwriter Hugh Martin & pianist Kevin Cole; "The music from 'Shall we dance'" featurette (c2005, 16 min.); "Sheik to sheik" musical short (c1936, 22 min.); "Toy Town Hall" cartoon (c1936, 6 min.)
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 (109 min.)
Isbn
9780780650749
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939725520
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
T7255
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm61257490
  • (OCoLC)61257490
  • 1364429
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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