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Title The story of Vernon and Irene Castle [videorecording] / RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. presents ; Pandro S. Berman in charge of production ; produced by George Haight ; screen play by Richard Sherman ; adaptation by Oscar Hammerstein II and Dorothy Yost ; directed by H.C. Potter.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2006.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Mount Morris PL DVD - MMLY-14  DVD STO  Donated    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer.
Cast Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edna May Oliver, Walter Brennan, Lew Fields, Etienne Giradot, Janet Beecher.
Credits Photographer, Robert De Grasse ; art director, Van Nest Polglase ; editor, William Hamilton ; musical director, Victor Baravalle ; costume designer, Irene Castle.
Note Based on stories ... by Irene Castle.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Fred and Ginger dance up a storm as they dramatize the careers of the renowned ballroom dancers, Vernon and Irene Castle.
Note Special features: Vintage musical short "Happily buried"; Classic cartoon "Puss gets the boot."
Language English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Castle, Vernon, 1887-1918 -- Drama.
Castle, Irene, 1893-1969 -- Drama.
Dancers -- Biography -- Drama.
Ballroom dancing -- Biography -- Drama.
Bailarines -- Biografía -- Teatro.
Baile de salón -- Biografía -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Musical films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Musical -- Feature.
Biographical -- Feature.
Added Author Sherman, Richard, 1905-1962.
Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960.
Yost, Dorothy.
Potter, H. C. (Henry C.), 1904-1977.
Astaire, Fred.
Rogers, Ginger, 1911-1995.
Oliver, Edna May, 1883-1942.
Brennan, Walter, 1894-1974.
Fields, Lew, 1867-1941.
Giradot, Etienne.
Beecher, Janet.
Baravalle, Victor.
Castle, Irene, 1893-1969.
RKO Radio Pictures.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Happily buried.
Puss gets the boot.
ISBN 0780654307
Standard No. 053939757026
Music No. T7570 Warner Home Video

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