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A star is born / Warner Bros. presents ; in a Barwood/Jon Peters production ; screenplay by John Gregory Dunne & Joan Didion and Frank Pierson ; produced by Jon Peters ; directed by Frank Pierson.

Dunne, John Gregory, 1932-2003 (Added Author). Didion, Joan. (Added Author). Pierson, Frank R. (Added Author). Peters, Jon. (Added Author). Streisand, Barbra. (Added Author). Kristofferson, Kris. (Added Author). Wellman, William A., 1896-1975 (Added Author). Carson, Robert, 1909-1983 (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ) (Added Author). Barwood Films, Ltd. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Barbra Streisand, Kris Kristofferson. (Cast).
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  • 11 of 27 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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24 current holds with 27 total copies.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch VID STA DVD (Text) 34207002208685 DVDs-Adult Checked out 01/21/2019
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria MUSICAL STA (Text) 37521530618885 AMPL Adult DVD Musical Checked out 01/25/2019
Consortium Collection VID AST DVD (Text) 38129000000077 Consortium Collection Checked out 01/17/2019
Consortium Collection VID AST DVD (Text) 38129000000144 Consortium Collection On holds shelf -
Consortium Collection VID AST DVD (Text) 38129000000145 Consortium Collection On holds shelf -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD MUSICAL STA (Text) 34304000123170 Adult - DVD Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL DVD STA (Text) 38217000631701 DVD-blue Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL DVD STA B (Text) 36241000434504 DVD - Blue Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) DVD DRAMA STA (Text) 33187004477531 Digital Video Disc Available -
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Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library DVD DRAMA STA (Text) 33187004477523 Digital Video Disc Checked out 01/26/2019
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0790792338
  • ISBN: 9780790792330
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (140 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on a story by William Wellman and Robert Carson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1976.
Special features include: Commentary by Barbra Streisand; Additional scenes; Wardrobe tests; Trailer gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Robert Surtees ; editor, Peter Zinner ; music by Roger Kellaway ; costume designers, Seth Banks, Shirlee Strahm ; production designer, Polly Platt.
Participant or Performer Note:
Barbra Streisand, Kris Kristofferson.
Summary, etc.:
Rock star John Norman Howard has noticed that his career has begun to decline. Too many years of concerts, bad managers and life on the road have made him cynical. Then he meets the innocent, pure and very talented singer Esther Hoffman. John shows Esther the way to stardom while forsaking his own career. As they fall in love, her success only makes his decline even more apparent.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; widescreen (matted, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono, dual-layer.
Language Note:
Language track in English (Dolby surround 5.1) or dubbed French (Dolby mono.), with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Awards Note:
Academy Award, 1977: Best Original Song.
Golden Globe Awards, 1977: Best Motion Picture - Musical/Comedy; Best Motion Picture Actor - Musical/Comedy (Kristofferson); n Picture Actress - Musical/Comedy (Streisand); Best Original Score ; Best Original Song - Motion Picture.
Subject: Women rock musicians > United States > Drama.
Rock musicians > United States > Drama.
Music trade > United States > Drama.
Rock concerts > United States > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > United States > Drama.
Músicos de rock > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Conciertos > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Musical films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Musical > Feature.
Musical films.

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