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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Gene Kelly; Stanley Donen; Adolph Green; Betty Comden; Arthur Freed; Donald O'Connor; Debbie Reynolds; Jean Hagen; Millard Mitchell; Cyd Charisse; Douglas Fowley; Rita Moreno; Nacio Herb Brown; Lennie Hayton; Harold Rosson; Cedric Gibbons; Randall Duell; Adrienne Fazan; Douglas Shearer; Conrad Salinger; Wally Heglin; Skip Martin; Jeff Alexander; Edwin B Willis; Jacque Mapes; Warren Newcombe; Irving G Ries; Walter Plunkett; Kathleen Freeman; Baz Luhrmann; Rudy Behlmer; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Loew's Incorporated.; Warner Home Video (Firm); Turner Entertainment Co.
|ISBN:||0790765195 9780790765198 0790772876 9780790772875|
|Language Note:||In English or dubbed French with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Suggested by the song 'Singin' in the rain'.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951.
Also issued as part of the box set: Gene Kelly collection.
Special features: Disc 1. Commentary by Debbie Reynolds, Donald O'Connor, Cyd Charisse, Kathleen Freeman, co-director Stanley Donen, screenwriters Betty Comden and Adolph Green, filmmaker Baz Luhrmann and historian Rudy Behlmer; "Reel sound" talkies film history; "Singin' inspirations" plays film with additional hidden footage; Theatrical trailer; Awards; Cast & crew filmographies. Disc 2. "Musicals great musicals" documentary; "What a glorious feeling" documentary; "Excerpts from features where the songs originated" Arthur Freed/Nacio Herb Brown original songs excerpted from films; "You are my lucky star" outtake; Gallery; Scoring stage sessions.
|Credits:||Lyrics by Arthur Freed ; music by Nacio Herb Brown ; musical direction, Lennie Hayton ; musical numbers staged and directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Randall Duell ; film editor, Adrienne Fazan ; recording supervisor, Douglas Shearer ; orchestrations by Conrad Salinger, Wally Heglin and Skip Martin ; vocal arrangements by Jeff Alexander ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis, Jacque Mapes ; special effects, Warren Newcombe, Irving G. Ries ; costumes designed by Walter Plunkett.|
|Cast:||Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Hagen, Millard Mitchell, Cyd Charisse, Douglas Fowley, Rita Moreno.|
|Target Audience:||MPAA rating: G.|
|Description:||2 videodiscs (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby digital surround 5.1; dual-layer.|
|Contents:||Disc 1. Singin' in the rain --
Disc 2. Musicals great musicals : the Arthur Freed unit at MGM / a production of Alternate Current ... [et al.] in association with BBC Television, La Sept Arte ; directed by David Thompson ; produced by Margaret Smilow ; director of photography, Bill Megalos ; edited by Kate Hirson ; What a glorious feeling : the making of Singin' in the rain / Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Home Video ; hosted by Debbie Reynolds ; written, produced and directed by Peter Fitzgerald.
|Other Titles:||Musicals great musicals, the Arthur Freed unit at MGM.
What a glorious feeling, the making of Singin' in the rain.
Gene Kelly collection.
Singin' in the rain (Motion picture)
Singing in the rain
Singin' in the rain
|Responsibility:||Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; story and screen play by Adolph Green and Betty Comden ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen.|
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