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Video recordings for the hearing impaired
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Vincente Minnelli; Alan Jay Lerner; Arthur Freed; Gene Kelly; Leslie Caron; Oscar Levant; Georges Guétary; Nina Foch; Ira Gershwin; George Gershwin; Johnny Green; Saul Chaplin; Alfred Gilks; John Alton; Cedric Gibbons; Preston Ames; Adrienne Fazan; Douglas Shearer; Edwin B Willis; Warren Newcombe; Irving G Ries; Conrad Salinger; Orry-Kelly; Walter Plunkett; Irene Sharaff; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Loew's Incorporated.; Turner Entertainment Co.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
|ISBN:||0790744414 9780790744414 0792841522 9780792841524 0790772876 9780790772875 0780665813 9780780665811|
|Language Note:||In English or dubbed French with optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Originally released as motion picture in 1951.
Also issued as part of the box set: Gene Kelly collection.
Special features: Concerto of a commentary hosted by Patricia Ward Kelly and featuring rare, often previously unheard interviews with Gene Kelly ... [et al.] and new observations with Leslie Caron and Nina Foch ; Vintage FitzPatrick traveltalks short Paris on parade ; classic cartoon Symphony in slang ; theatrical trailer.
|Credits:||Lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; musical direction, Johnny Green and Saul Chaplin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; director of photography, Alfred Gilks ; ballet photographed by John Alton ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Preston Ames ; film editor, Adrienne Fazan ; recording supervisor, Douglas Shearer ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis ; special effects, Warren Newcombe, Irving G. Ries ; orchestrations, Conrad Salinger ; costumes designed by Orry-Kelly ; Beaux Arts Ball costumes designed by Walter Plunkett ; ballet costumes designed by Irene Sharaff.|
|Cast:||Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary, Nina Foch.|
|Awards:||Academy Award (1951): Best art direction, Best cinematography, Best costume design, Best music, Best picture, Best writing.|
|Target Audience:||Not rated by MPAA.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby Digital mono.|
|Contents:||Disc side 1. Movie --
disc side 2. Special features.
|Other Titles:||Gene Kelly collection.
Best picture Oscar collection - musicals.
American in Paris (Motion picture)
Américain à Paris
An American in Paris
|Responsibility:||Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli.|
|Local System Bib Number:||
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk.
Retrieving notes about this item
- Americans -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
- Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
- Paris (France) -- Drama.
- Man-woman relationship -- Drama.
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