The Resource The West Point story, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; screen play by John Monks Jr., Charles Hoffman and Irving Wallace ; produced by Louis F. Edelman ; directed by Roy Del Ruth, (videorecording)

The West Point story, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; screen play by John Monks Jr., Charles Hoffman and Irving Wallace ; produced by Louis F. Edelman ; directed by Roy Del Ruth, (videorecording)

Label
The West Point story
Title
The West Point story
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; screen play by John Monks Jr., Charles Hoffman and Irving Wallace ; produced by Louis F. Edelman ; directed by Roy Del Ruth
Contributor
Actor
Choreographer
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Broadway director Bix Bixby is down on his luck. Reluctantly, he is persuaded to go to West Point Military Academy to help the students put on a musical show. Bix takes Eve, his on-again, off-again assistant, with him to the Academy. His ulterior motive is to recruit student star Tom Fletcher for Harry Eberhart's new production. Then, Bixby finds that he himself must live as a cadet
Member of
Cataloging source
WAU
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Dance numbers directed by LeRoy Prinz ; staged by Eddie Prinz and Al White ; James Cagney's dances created by Johnny Boyle, Jr. ; director of photography, Sid Hickox ; art director, Charles H. Clarke ; film editor, Owen Marks ; sound by Francis J. Scheid ; set decorator, Armor E. Marlowe ; special effects by Edwin DuPar, wardrobe by Milo Anderson, Marjorie Best ; orchestrations, Frank Perkins ; vocal arrangements, Hugh Martin ; music by Jule Styne ; lyrics by Sammy Cahn ; musical direction by Ray Heindorf
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W47 2017
PerformerNote
James Cagney, Virginia Mayo, Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, Gene Nelson, Alan Hale Jr., Roland Winters, Raymond Roe, Wilton Graff, Jerome Cowan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1986
  • 1893-1961
  • 1911-1972
  • 1916-1990
  • 1895-1983
  • 1920-2005
  • 1922-2019
  • 1920-1996
  • 1918-1990
  • 1908-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cagney, James
  • Del Ruth, Roy
  • Monks, John Cherry.
  • Hoffman, Charles
  • Wallace, Irving
  • Edelman, Louis F.
  • Prinz, Le Roy
  • Boyle, Johnny.
  • Mayo, Virginia
  • Day, Doris
  • MacRae, Gordon
  • Nelson, Gene
  • Hale, Alan
  • Perkins, Frank
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
Runtime
107
Series statement
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group archive collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States Military Academy
  • Theatrical producers and directors
  • Musicals
  • Talent scouts
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The West Point story, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; screen play by John Monks Jr., Charles Hoffman and Irving Wallace ; produced by Louis F. Edelman ; directed by Roy Del Ruth, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This disc is expected to play back in DVD video Play Only devices and may not play back in other DVD devices, including records and PC drives
  • Based on a story by Irving Wallace
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Special features: Warner night at the movies 1950 short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel; Oscar winning Sports parade short Grandad of races; classic cartoon His Bitter Half; trailers of The West Point story and 1950's Tea for two
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn987273209
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.4361 WEST ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; [A17MD032, #27, 5@17.99, ES/LRT]
Other control number
888574475024
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Recording technique
burning
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)987273209
System details
DVD-R, NTSC ; Full-screen 4x3 (1.37:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The West Point story, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; screen play by John Monks Jr., Charles Hoffman and Irving Wallace ; produced by Louis F. Edelman ; directed by Roy Del Ruth, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • This disc is expected to play back in DVD video Play Only devices and may not play back in other DVD devices, including records and PC drives
  • Based on a story by Irving Wallace
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Special features: Warner night at the movies 1950 short subjects gallery: vintage newsreel; Oscar winning Sports parade short Grandad of races; classic cartoon His Bitter Half; trailers of The West Point story and 1950's Tea for two
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn987273209
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.4361 WEST ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; [A17MD032, #27, 5@17.99, ES/LRT]
Other control number
888574475024
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Recording technique
burning
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)987273209
System details
DVD-R, NTSC ; Full-screen 4x3 (1.37:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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