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The Resource South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan, (videorecording DVD)

South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan, (videorecording DVD)

Label
South Pacific
Title
South Pacific
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan
Title variation
Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A young American nurse from Little Rock meets the handsome and mysterious French planter on a South Pacific island during World War II. Seeking respite from the battles around them, they find refuge in each other as their romance blooms in the lush tropical paradise
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
South Pacific (Motion picture)
Credits note
Produced in Todd-AO ; music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; music supervised and conducted by Alfred Newman ; art direction, Lyle R. Wheeler, John De Cuir ; set decorations, Walter M. Scott, Paul S. Fox ; film editor, Robert Simpson ; costumes designed by Dorothy Jeakins
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English (5.0, stereo), dubbed French (mono) or dubbed Spanish (mono) with optional English, English singalong, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Ray Walston, Juanita Hall, France Nuyen, Russ Brown, Jack Mullaney, Ken Clark, Floyd Simmons, Candace Lee, Warren Hsieh, Tom Laughlin, voice of Giorgio Tozzi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1979
  • 1895-1960
  • 1901-1988
  • 1901-1974
  • 1906-1960
  • 1916-1994
  • 1931-
  • 1931-
  • 1917-2001
  • 1901-1968
  • 1939-
  • 1892-1964
  • 1927-2009
  • 1923-2008
  • 1951-
  • 1907-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rodgers, Richard
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Osborn, Paul
  • Shamroy, Leon
  • Adler, Buddy
  • Logan, Joshua
  • Brazzi, Rossano
  • Gaynor, Mitzi
  • Kerr, John
  • Walston, Ray
  • Hall, Juanita
  • Nuyen, France
  • Brown, Russ
  • Mullaney, Jack
  • Clark, Ken
  • Simmons, Floyd
  • Hsieh, Warren
  • Laughlin, Tom
  • Tozzi, Giorgio
  • Michener, James A.
Runtime
157
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nurses
  • Plantation owners
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sailors
  • World War, 1939-1945
Technique
live action
Label
South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Issued also as part of the Rodgers & Hammerstein collection
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary by Ted Chapin and Gerard Alessandrini; Singalong; Songs-only chapter list. Disc 2: Road show version of 'South Pacific' (172 min., col.); Commentary by Richard Barrios; Making of 'South Pacific featurette; 60 minutes: The tales of the South Pacific; Vintage stage excerpts: "Some enchanted evening" and "A wonderful guy" performed by original Broadway stars Mary Martin and Ezio Pinza; Fox Movietone News: "'South Pacific' on the screen--a perfect hit, State Department confers high honor on 'South Pacific'"; Mitzi Gaynor screen test; Theatrical trailer, Still gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed. ; Widescreen format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 157 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543381525
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2238152
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm74336907
  • (OCoLC)74336907
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic (2.20:1) widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, stereo., mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Issued also as part of the Rodgers & Hammerstein collection
  • Special features: Disc 1: Commentary by Ted Chapin and Gerard Alessandrini; Singalong; Songs-only chapter list. Disc 2: Road show version of 'South Pacific' (172 min., col.); Commentary by Richard Barrios; Making of 'South Pacific featurette; 60 minutes: The tales of the South Pacific; Vintage stage excerpts: "Some enchanted evening" and "A wonderful guy" performed by original Broadway stars Mary Martin and Ezio Pinza; Fox Movietone News: "'South Pacific' on the screen--a perfect hit, State Department confers high honor on 'South Pacific'"; Mitzi Gaynor screen test; Theatrical trailer, Still gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed. ; Widescreen format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 157 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543381525
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2238152
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm74336907
  • (OCoLC)74336907
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic (2.20:1) widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, stereo., mono
Video recording format
DVD

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