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Meredith Willson's The music man [electronic resource]

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 180 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Touchstone Television : 2003.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Jeff Bleckner.
Participant or Performer Note:
Matthew Broderick, Kristin Chenoweth.
Summary, etc.:
Harold Hill is a con man who poses as a boys' band organizer and leader and sells band instruments and uniforms to the naive Iowa townsfolk, promising to train the members of the new band. But Harold is no musician and plans to skip town without giving any music lessons. Prim librarian and piano teacher Marian sees through him, but when Harold helps her younger brother overcome his lisp and social awkwardness, Marian begins to fall in love. Harold risks being caught to win her.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Traveling sales personnel > Iowa > Drama.
Swindlers and swindling > Iowa > Drama.
Music > Instruction and study > Corrupt practices > Drama.
Librarians > Iowa > Drama.
Pool (Game) > Iowa > Drama.
Popular music > United States > 1951-1960.

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