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Astaire and Rogers [videorecording] : 10-film collection / Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

Freeland, Thornton, 1898-1987 (Added Author). Seiter, William A., 1892-1964 (Added Author). Sandrich, Mark, 1900-1945 (Added Author). Stevens, George Cooper, 1904-1975 (Added Author). Potter, H. C. (Henry C.), 1904-1977 (Added Author). Walters, Charles, 1911-1982 (Added Author). Cooper, Merian C. (Added Author). Berman, Pandro S., 1905-1996 (Added Author). Haight, George. (Added Author). Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973 (Added Author). Youmans, Vincent, 1898-1946 (Added Author). Eliscu, Edward, 1902-1998 (Added Author). Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945 (Added Author). Harbach, Otto, 1873-1963 (Added Author). Fields, Dorothy, 1905-1974 (Added Author). Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 (Added Author). Warren, Harry, 1893-1981 (Added Author). Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983 (Added Author). Astaire, Fred. (Added Author). Rogers, Ginger, 1911-1995 (Added Author). Del Rio, Dolores, 1905-1983 (Added Author). Raymond, Gene. (Added Author). Roulien, Raul, 1905- (Added Author). Brady, Alice, 1892-1939 (Added Author). Horton, Edward Everett. (Added Author). Scott, Randolph, 1898-1987 (Added Author). Westley, Helen, 1879-1942 (Added Author). Varconi, Victor, 1891-1976 (Added Author). Dodd, Claire, 1908-1973 (Added Author). Broderick, Helen, 1891-1959 (Added Author). Rhodes, Erik, 1906-1990 (Added Author). Blore, Eric, 1887-1959 (Added Author). Nelson, Harriet. (Added Author). Allwyn, Astrid, 1909-1978 (Added Author). Moore, Victor, 1876-1962 (Added Author). Furness, Betty, 1916-1994 (Added Author). Metaxa, Georges, 1899-1950 (Added Author). Cowan, Jerome, 1897-1972 (Added Author). Gallian, Ketti, 1912-1972 (Added Author). Hoctor, Harriet. (Added Author). Bellamy, Ralph, 1904-1991 (Added Author). Gear, Luella, 1897-1980 (Added Author). Carson, Jack, 1910-1963 (Added Author). Kolb, Clarence, 1874-1964 (Added Author). Pangborn, Franklyn, 1889-1958 (Added Author). Oliver, Edna May, 1883-1942 (Added Author). Brennan, Walter, 1894-1974 (Added Author). Fields, Lew, 1867-1941 (Added Author). Girardot, Etienne, 1856-1939 (Added Author). Beecher, Janet. (Added Author). Levant, Oscar, 1906-1972 (Added Author). Burke, Billie, 1885-1970 (Added Author). Franȯis, Jacques, 1920-2003 (Added Author). Robbins, Gale, 1922-1980 (Added Author). RKO Radio Pictures. (Added Author). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Turner Entertainment Co. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Aubbee Library DVD FAMILY AST v.1 (Text) 33187002978894 Digital Video Disc - A Available -
Aubbee Library DVD FAMILY AST v.2 (Text) 33187002978886 Digital Video Disc - A Available -
Fulton Library DVD FAMILY AST v.1 (Text) 33187003028681 Digital Video Disc - F Available -
Fulton Library DVD FAMILY AST v.2 (Text) 33187002978852 Digital Video Disc - F Available -
Rochester Library DVD FAMILY AST v.1 (Text) 33187002978860 Digital Video Disc - R Available -
Rochester Library DVD FAMILY AST v.2 (Text) 33187002978878 Digital Video Disc - R Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780662679
  • ISBN: 9780780662674
  • Physical Description: 11 videodiscs (1084 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as motion pictures in 1933 (Flying down to Rio), 1934 (The gay divorcee), 1935 (Roberta, Top hat), 1936 (Follow the fleet, Swing time), 1937 (Shall we dance), 1938, (Carefree), 1939 (The story of Vernon and Irene Castle), and 1949 (The Barkleys of Broadway).
Bonus disc includes documentary video: Astaire and Rogers: partners in rhythm (c2006).
Films produced by the following studios: Radio Pictures, RKO Radio Pictures Inc., and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Titles from disc surfaces.
Special features include commentary, theatrical trailers, featurettes, musical and comedy shorts, and classic cartoons.
Formatted Contents Note: Volume 1: Flying down to Rio (89 min.) -- Gay divorcee (105 min.) -- Roberta (106 min.) -- Top hat (100 min.) -- Follow the fleet (110 min.).
Volume 2: Swing time (104 min.) -- Shall we dance (109 min.) -- Carefree (83 min.) -- Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (93 min.) -- Barkleys of Broadway (109 min.) -- Astaire and Rogers: partners in rhythm (76 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note: Flying down to Rio: directed by Thornton Freeland; Merian C. Cooper, executive producer; music by Vincent Youmans; lyrics by Edward Eliscu.
The gay divorcee: directed by Mark Sandrich; produced by Pandro S. Berman.
Roberta: directed by William A. Seiter; produced by Pandro S. Berman; music by Jerome Kern; lyrics by Otto Harbach and Dorothy Fields.
Top hat: directed by Mark Sandrich; produced by Pandro S. Berman; music and lyrics by Irving Berlin.
Follow the fleet: directed by Mark Sandrich; produced by Pandro S. Berman; music and lyrics by Irving Berlin.
Swing time: directed by George Stevens; produced by Pandro S. Berman; music by Jerome Kern; lyrics by Dorothy Fields.
Shall we dance: directed by Mark Sandrich; produced by Pandro S. Berman.
Carefree: directed by Mark Sandrich; produced by Pandro S. Berman; music and lyrics by Irving Berlin.
The story of Vernon and Irene Castle: directed by H. C. Potter; produced by George Haight.
The Barkleys of Broadway: directed by Charles Walters; produced by Arthur Freed; music by Harry Warren; lyrics by Ira Gershwin.
Participant or Performer Note: Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, with: Dolores Del Rio, Gene Raymond, Raul Roulien (Flying down to Rio); Alice Brady, Edward Everett Horton (The gay divorcee); Irene Dunne, Randolph Scott, Helen Westley, Victor Varconi, Claire Dodd (Roberta); Edward Everett Horton, Helen Broderick, Erik Rhodes, Eric Blore (Top hat); Randolph Scott, Harriet Hilliard, Astrid Allwyn (Follow the fleet); Victor Moore, Helen Broderick, Eric Blore, Betty Furness, Georges Metaxa (Swing time); Edward Everett Horton, Eric Blore, Jerome Cowan, Ketti Gallian, Harriet Hoctor (Shall we dance); Ralph Bellamy, Luella Gear, Jack Carson, Clarence Kolb, Franklin Pangborn (Carefree); Edna May Oliver, Walter Brennan, Lew Fields, Etienne Girardot, Janet Beecher (The story of Vernon and Irene Castle); Oscar Levant, Billie Burke, Jacques Franȯis, Gale Robbins (The Barkleys of Broadway).
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD; standard version presented in a format preserving the aspect ration of their original theatrical exhibitions; dual-layer format; Dolby digital; region 1.
Language Note: English mono.; subtitles in English, French, or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Subject: Dance > Drama.
Dancers > Drama.
Genre: Romantic comedy films.
Comedy films.
Romance films.
Musical films.

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