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The Resource One touch of Venus, Republic Entertainment ; Republic Pictures ; produced by Lester Cowan ; screenplay by Harry Kurnitz and Frank Tashlin ; directed by William A. Seiter, (videorecording)

One touch of Venus, Republic Entertainment ; Republic Pictures ; produced by Lester Cowan ; screenplay by Harry Kurnitz and Frank Tashlin ; directed by William A. Seiter, (videorecording)

Label
One touch of Venus
Title
One touch of Venus
Statement of responsibility
Republic Entertainment ; Republic Pictures ; produced by Lester Cowan ; screenplay by Harry Kurnitz and Frank Tashlin ; directed by William A. Seiter
Title variation
1 touch of Venus
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young window dresser's problems begin when he kisses a statue of Venus, which comes to life. This Venus turns out to be the genuine article on an earthly assignment. Her presence causes everyone around her to fall in love, except for the window dresser, who is terrified of her advances toward him. The young man suddenly becomes the object of a furious employer and a jealous fiancée
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Kurt Weill
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.O54 2008
PerformerNote
Robert Walker, Ava Gardner, Dick Haymes, Eve Arden, Olga San Juan, Tom Conway
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1922-1990
  • 1892-1964
  • 1918-1951
  • 1908-1990
  • 1927-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gardner, Ava
  • Cowan, Lester
  • Seiter, William A.
  • Walker, Robert
  • Haymes, Dick
  • Arden, Eve
  • San Juan, Olga
  • Republic Entertainment Inc
  • Lionsgate (Firm)
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Venus
  • Statues
  • Window dressers
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
One touch of Venus, Republic Entertainment ; Republic Pictures ; produced by Lester Cowan ; screenplay by Harry Kurnitz and Frank Tashlin ; directed by William A. Seiter, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the musical play, with lyrics by Ogden Nash ; suggested by the novel "The tinted Venus" by S.J. Perelman and Ogden Nash
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn261224668
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
ROMANCE 791.4363 ONE ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; YVN0811MW108 ; cnc 5/15.
Other control number
017153100037
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
24022
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 261224668
  • (Sirsi) 261224668
  • (OCoLC)261224668
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
One touch of Venus, Republic Entertainment ; Republic Pictures ; produced by Lester Cowan ; screenplay by Harry Kurnitz and Frank Tashlin ; directed by William A. Seiter, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Based on the musical play, with lyrics by Ogden Nash ; suggested by the novel "The tinted Venus" by S.J. Perelman and Ogden Nash
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn261224668
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
ROMANCE 791.4363 ONE ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; YVN0811MW108 ; cnc 5/15.
Other control number
017153100037
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
24022
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 261224668
  • (Sirsi) 261224668
  • (OCoLC)261224668
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., digitally mastered
Video recording format
DVD

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