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Li'l Abner / [videorecording] / a Paramount Picture ; a Panama and Frank production ; written by Norman Panama and Melvin Frank ; produced by Norman Panama ; directed by Melvin Frank.

Frank, Melvin, 1913-1988 (Added Author). Panama, Norman. (Added Author). Palmer, Peter, 1931- (Added Author). Parrish, Leslie. (Added Author). Kaye, Stubby. (Added Author). St. John, Howard, 1905-1974 (Added Author). Newmar, Julie, 1933- (Added Author). Stevens, Stella, 1936- (Added Author). Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976 (Added Author). De Paul, Gene. (Added Author). Capp, Al, 1909-1979 (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur VID LIL DVD (Text) 34207001675454 VIDA Available -
Rochester Library DVD MUSICAL LIL (Text) 33187002390306 Digital Video Disc - R Available -
Schricker Main Library MUS LIL (Text) 30032001574117 DVD MOVIE Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
Based on the characters created by Al Capp.
"Based on the hit Broadway musical"--Container.
Widescreen version, enhanced for 16:9 TVs.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music, Gene de Paul; lyrics, Johnny Mercer; director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp; editor, Arthur P. Schimdt.
Participant or Performer Note: Peter Palmer, Leslie Parrish, Stubby Kaye, Howard St. John, Julie Newmar, Stella Stevens.
Summary, etc.: Based on the beloved cartoon strip from Al Capp, Li'l Abner takes place in the hillbilly town of Dogpatch. When the city is chosen as a test site for A-bombs, its colorful citizens take up the good fight, with lots of fun and merriment.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note: English language track; optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Dogpatch (Imaginary place) > Drama.
Li'l Abner (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Mountain people > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Musical films.
Comedy films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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