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The Resource A star is born, Selznick International Pictures ; screen play by Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick, (videorecording)

A star is born, Selznick International Pictures ; screen play by Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick, (videorecording)

Label
A star is born
Title
A star is born
Statement of responsibility
Selznick International Pictures ; screen play by Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Esther Blodgett is just another starry-eyed farm kid trying to break into the movies. Waitressing at a Hollywood party, she catches the eye of alcoholic star Norman Maine, is given a shot at stardom, and is caught up in the Hollywood glamour machine . She and her idol Norman marry; but as her star rises, his comes crashing down
Member of
Awards note
  • Academy Award for Best Original Story (William Wellman, Robert Carson), 1937.
  • Nominated for 5 other Academy Awards, 1937.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Star is born (Motion picture : 1937)
Credits note
Cinematographer, W. Howard Greene ; editor, James E. Newcom ; music, Max Steiner
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S73 2012
PerformerNote
Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou, Andy Devine, Lionel Stander
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1975
  • 1902-1965
  • 1897-1975
  • 1890-1963
  • 1893-1967
  • 1905-1963
  • 1909-1983
  • 1888-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gaynor, Janet
  • Wellman, William A.
  • Selznick, David O.
  • March, Fredric
  • Menjou, Adolphe
  • Parker, Dorothy
  • Campbell, Alan
  • Carson, Robert
  • Greene, W. Howard
  • Steiner, Max
  • Selznick International Pictures
  • Kino Classics (Firm)
Runtime
111
Series statement
The Selznick collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Motion picture industry
  • Alcoholics
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A star is born, Selznick International Pictures ; screen play by Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1937
  • Based on a story by William A. Wellman and Robert Carson
  • Authorized edition from the estate of David O. Selznick from the collection of George Eastman House
  • Mastered in HD from an original Technicolor nitrate 35mm print, preserved by George Eastman House Motion Picture Department
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer; wardrobe test; gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn775505264
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 STAR ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; [P18MD811, #17, 6@24.99, ES/CSS ]
Other control number
738329081522
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K815
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 775505264
  • (OCoLC)775505264
System details
DVD, NTSC; 1.33:1 aspect ratio; 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A star is born, Selznick International Pictures ; screen play by Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1937
  • Based on a story by William A. Wellman and Robert Carson
  • Authorized edition from the estate of David O. Selznick from the collection of George Eastman House
  • Mastered in HD from an original Technicolor nitrate 35mm print, preserved by George Eastman House Motion Picture Department
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer; wardrobe test; gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn775505264
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 STAR ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; [P18MD811, #17, 6@24.99, ES/CSS ]
Other control number
738329081522
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K815
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 775505264
  • (OCoLC)775505264
System details
DVD, NTSC; 1.33:1 aspect ratio; 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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