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Uniform Title Singin' in the rain (Motion picture)
Title Singin' in the rain [videorecording] / 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.
Published Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video : Turner Entertainment Co., c2002.
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997 .S514 2002    IN LIBRARY
Edition Two-disc special ed., standard version.
Description 2 videodiscs (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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.
Note 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.
System Reqs DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby digital surround 5.1 (English), Dolby digital mono (French); dual-layer.
Cast Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Hagen, Millard Mitchell, Cyd Charisse, Douglas Fowley, Rita Moreno.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
Summary Silent movies are giving way to talking pictures, and a hoofer-turned-matinee idol is caught in that bumpy transition, as well as his buddy, prospective ladylove, and shrewish co-star.
Language In English or dubbed French with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Dancers -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Drama.
Sound motion pictures -- Drama.
Genre Musical films.
Comedy films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Kelly, Gene, 1912-1996. Choreographer. Director. Actor.
Donen, Stanley. Choreographer. Director.
Green, Adolph. Screenwriter.
Comden, Betty. Screenwriter.
Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973. Lyricist. Producer.
O'Connor, Donald, 1925-2003. Actor.
Reynolds, Debbie. Actor.
Hagen, Jean, 1924-1977. Actor.
Mitchell, Millard, 1900-1953. Actor.
Charisse, Cyd. Actor.
Fowley, Douglas, 1911-1998. Actor.
Moreno, Rita. Actor.
Brown, Nacio Herb, 1896-1964. Composer.
Hayton, Lennie, 1908-1971. Musical director.
Rosson, Harold, 1895-1988. Cinematographer.
Gibbons, Cedric, 1895-1960. Artistic director.
Duell, Randall. Artistic director.
Fazan, Adrienne. Film editor.
Shearer, Douglas, 1899-1971. Sound designer.
Salinger, Conrad. Composer.
Heglin, Wally, 1904-1972. Composer.
Martin, Skip. Composer.
Alexander, Jeff. Arranger.
Willis, Edwin B. Set designer.
Mapes, Jacque. Set designer.
Newcombe, Warren. Production personnel.
Ries, Irving G., 1890-1963. Production personnel.
Plunkett, Walter, 1902-1982. Costume designer.
Freeman, Kathleen, 1919-2001. Commentator.
Luhrmann, Baz. Commentator.
Behlmer, Rudy. Commentator.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Loew's Incorporated.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Turner Entertainment Co.
Alternate Title Singing in the rain
Related Titles Musicals great musicals, the Arthur Freed unit at MGM.
What a glorious feeling, the making of Singin' in the rain.
Gene Kelly collection.
ISBN 0790765195
9780790765198
0790772876 (set)
9780790772875 (set)
Standard # 012569562127
085392666027 set
Publisher # 65621 Warner Home Video
26660 Warner Home Video (set)
OCLC number 50762793