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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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Available copies

  • 6 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

47 current holds with 15 total copies.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria MUSICAL STA (Text) 37521530618885 AMPL Adult DVD Musical Checked out 11/17/2018
Consortium Collection VID AST DVD (Text) 38129000000077 Consortium Collection In transit -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD MUSICAL STA (Text) 34304000123170 Adult - DVD Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood EDVD STA (Text) 36626103184198 AV Entertainment DVD Reshelving -
Jay Co PL - Portland DVDa STAR (Text) 76383000371721 Movies Checked out 11/17/2018
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch DVD-R STAR (Text) 39391005990955 DVD R-rated Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon DVD DRAMA STA (Text) 30653006302806 Adult Drama dvd Checked out 11/20/2018
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library DVD DRAMA (Text) 30477101205650 Main Floor: DVD Checked out 11/16/2018
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD F STA 3146 (Text) 34330512319972 AV - Movie Collection In transit -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library NEW DVD STA (Text) 70743000165942 DVDs Available -
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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:
Closed-captioned.
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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