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The Resource A Star is born, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Moss Hart ; produced by Sidney Luft ; directed by George Cukor, (videorecording Blu-ray)

A Star is born, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Moss Hart ; produced by Sidney Luft ; directed by George Cukor, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
A Star is born
Title
A Star is born
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Moss Hart ; produced by Sidney Luft ; directed by George Cukor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A film star helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career on a downward spiral. She performs one superb song after another with craft and style even as the story moves toward a heartbreaking finale
Awards note
On National Film Registry.
Cataloging source
TLM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Star is born (Motion picture : 1954)
Credits note
Director of photography, Sam Leavitt ; music by Harold Arlen ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
English, French and Spanish ; subtitles in French and Spanish ; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Judy Garland, James Mason, Jack Carson, Charles Bickford, Tommy Noonan, Lucy Marlow, Amanda Blake, Irving Bacon, Hazel Shermet
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1984
  • 1910-1963
  • 1899-1983
  • 1904-1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Garland, Judy
  • Mason, James
  • Carson, Jack
  • Cukor, George
  • Hart, Moss
  • Luft, Sid
Runtime
176
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women musicians
  • Singers
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
A Star is born, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Moss Hart ; produced by Sidney Luft ; directed by George Cukor, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954 ; 2010 Blu-ray release
  • Special features include: deleted scenes ; alternate versions of four musical numbers and one dramatic sequence ; rare recording session music and a vintage radio show ; Hollywood premiere telecast and newsreel ; 1954 studio exhibitor reel ; expanded post-premiere Coconut Grove party coverage ; trailers of all three A star is born versions
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1. Feature film -- Disc 2. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray widescreen edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (176 min.)
Isbn
9781419888748
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929096749
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 3000024853
  • 200020536
  • 2000039309
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)645491558
  • (OCoLC)ocn645491558
  • 384709
System details
Blu-ray disc ; 1080p High Definition ; widescreen (2.55:1) ; DTS-HD Master Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 2.0, Spanish 1.0 ; remastered ; digitally restored
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
A Star is born, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Moss Hart ; produced by Sidney Luft ; directed by George Cukor, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954 ; 2010 Blu-ray release
  • Special features include: deleted scenes ; alternate versions of four musical numbers and one dramatic sequence ; rare recording session music and a vintage radio show ; Hollywood premiere telecast and newsreel ; 1954 studio exhibitor reel ; expanded post-premiere Coconut Grove party coverage ; trailers of all three A star is born versions
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1. Feature film -- Disc 2. Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray widescreen edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (176 min.)
Isbn
9781419888748
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929096749
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 3000024853
  • 200020536
  • 2000039309
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)645491558
  • (OCoLC)ocn645491558
  • 384709
System details
Blu-ray disc ; 1080p High Definition ; widescreen (2.55:1) ; DTS-HD Master Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 2.0, Spanish 1.0 ; remastered ; digitally restored
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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