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The Resource The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta

The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta

Label
The music man
Title
The music man
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta
Title variation
Meredith Willson's The music man
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Silver-tongued con artist Harold Hill hoodwinks the stubborn townsfolk of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boy's band, but his game ultimately and romantically backfires
Related
Awards note
Winner (tie), Best Film - Musical Comedy, 1962 Golden Globes ; Winner, Best Music Adaptation or Treatment (Ray Heindorf), 1962 Academy Awards.
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Music man (Motion picture : 1962)
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, William Ziegler ; orchestrations by Ray Heindorf, Frank Comstock, Gus Levene ; music supervised and conducted by Ray Heindorf ; choreographer, Onna White
Dewey number
791.433
Intended audience
  • Rated G
  • MPAA Rating: G
Language note
In English with optional English or French subtitles ; English closed-captions for the hearing impaired
LC call number
M1503.W642
LC item number
M47 1999
PerformerNote
Robert Preston, Shirley Jones, Buddy Hackett, Hermione Gingold, Paul Ford, Ronny Howard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1989
  • 1918-1987
  • 1934 March 31-
  • 1924-2003
  • 1897-1987
  • 1901-1976
  • 1954-
  • 1902-1984
  • 1919-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DaCosta, Morton
  • Preston, Robert
  • Jones, Shirley
  • Hackett, Buddy
  • Gingold, Hermione
  • Ford, Paul
  • Howard, Ron
  • Willson, Meredith
  • Hargrove, Marion
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
151
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Willson, Meredith
  • Band directors
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Love
  • Iowa
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on Meredith Willson's play The Music Man with his music and lyrics, book written in collaboration with Franklin Lacey
  • Special features: All-new documentary Right here in River City: the making of Meredith Willson's 'The music man' (30 min.), introduction by Shirley Jones, production notes
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961; released in 1962
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Color feature film (151 min.) -- Documentary (30 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (151 min.)
Isbn
9780780663886
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391676829
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 16768
  • 16768
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46389897
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1 ; Dolby surround 5.1 stereo; widescreen version, enhanced for 16x9 TVs ; dual-layer disc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on Meredith Willson's play The Music Man with his music and lyrics, book written in collaboration with Franklin Lacey
  • Special features: All-new documentary Right here in River City: the making of Meredith Willson's 'The music man' (30 min.), introduction by Shirley Jones, production notes
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961; released in 1962
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Color feature film (151 min.) -- Documentary (30 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (151 min.)
Isbn
9780780663886
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391676829
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 16768
  • 16768
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46389897
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1 ; Dolby surround 5.1 stereo; widescreen version, enhanced for 16x9 TVs ; dual-layer disc
Video recording format
DVD

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