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The Resource Meredith Willson's The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta

Meredith Willson's The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta

Label
Meredith Willson's The music man
Title
Meredith Willson's The music man
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta
Title variation
Music man
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Silver-tongued con artist Harold Hill hoodwinks the stubborn townsfolk of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boy's band, but his game ultimately and romantically backfires
Related
Awards note
Winner (tie), Best Film - Musical Comedy, 1962 Golden Globes ; Winner, Best Music Adaptation or Treatment (Ray Heindorf), 1962 Academy Awards.
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, William Ziegler ; orchestrations by Ray Heindorf, Frank Comstock, Gus Levene ; music supervised and conducted by Ray Heindorf ; choreographer, Onna White
Dewey number
791.433
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: G
Language note
In English with optional English or French subtitles ; English closed-captions for the hearing impaired
LC call number
M1503.W642
LC item number
M47 1999
PerformerNote
Robert Preston, Shirley Jones, Buddy Hackett, Hermione Gingold, Paul Ford, Ronny [sic] Howard
Runtime
151
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Meredith Willson's The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961; released in 1962
  • Based on Meredith Willson's play The Music Man with his music and lyrics, book written in collaboration with Franklin Lacey
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Color feature film (151 min.) -- Documentary (30 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (151 min.)
Isbn
9780790738154
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391676829
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16768
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46389897
  • (OCoLC)ocn793889905
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1 ; Dolby surround 5.1 stereo; widescreen version, enhanced for 16x9 TVs ; dual-layer disc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Meredith Willson's The music man, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961; released in 1962
  • Based on Meredith Willson's play The Music Man with his music and lyrics, book written in collaboration with Franklin Lacey
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Color feature film (151 min.) -- Documentary (30 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (151 min.)
Isbn
9780790738154
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085391676829
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
16768
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46389897
  • (OCoLC)ocn793889905
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1 ; Dolby surround 5.1 stereo; widescreen version, enhanced for 16x9 TVs ; dual-layer disc
Video recording format
DVD

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