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The Resource Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Jack Cummings ; music and lyrics by Cole Porter ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)

Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Jack Cummings ; music and lyrics by Cole Porter ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)

Label
Kiss me Kate
Title
Kiss me Kate
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Jack Cummings ; music and lyrics by Cole Porter ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by George Sidney
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two squabbling, 20th-century ex-marrieds are cast as squabbling Renaissance romantics in a musical version of The taming of the shrew. On stage they fight it out and backstage they continue to clash
Cataloging source
FTL
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
  • In English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kathryn Grayson, Howard Keel, Ann Miller, Keenan Wynn, Bobby Van, James Whitmore, Kurt Kasznar
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2002
  • 1922-2010
  • 1919-2004
  • 1923-2004
  • 1899-
  • 1564-1616
  • 1891-1964
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sidney, George
  • Grayson, Kathryn
  • Keel, Howard
  • Miller, Ann
  • Spewack, Samuel
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Porter, Cole
Runtime
110
Series statement
Classic musicals collection
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Jack Cummings ; music and lyrics by Cole Porter ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1953
  • Based on the play by Samuel and Bella Spewack
  • DVD special features include: Ann Miller hosts Cole Porter in Hollywood: Too Darn Hot; Music only track; Vintage documentary short Mighty Manhattan, "New York's wonder city; behind-the-scenes notes; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.)
Isbn
9780790744742
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569508828
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65088
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm52113809
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Jack Cummings ; music and lyrics by Cole Porter ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by George Sidney, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1953
  • Based on the play by Samuel and Bella Spewack
  • DVD special features include: Ann Miller hosts Cole Porter in Hollywood: Too Darn Hot; Music only track; Vintage documentary short Mighty Manhattan, "New York's wonder city; behind-the-scenes notes; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.)
Isbn
9780790744742
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569508828
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
65088
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm52113809
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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