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Title Neptune's daughter [videorecording] / Turner Entertainment Co. ; M-G-M presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by Jack Cummings ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; additional dialogue by Ray Singer and Dick Chevillat ; directed by Edward Buzzell.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult DVD - NSLY-11  DVD F NEP    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series Turner Classic Movies. TCM spotlight
Turner classic movies. TCM spotlight.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer.
Note Title from container.
Cast Esther Williams, Red Skelton, Ricardo Montalban, Betty Garrett, Keenan Wynn, Xacier Cugat and his Orchestra.
Credits Music, Frank Loesser.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Terms Of Use This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Scatterbrained Betty Barrett mistakes masseur Jack Spratt for Jose O'Rourke, the captain of the South American polo team. Spratt goes along with the charade, but the situation becomes more complicated when they fall in love. Meanwhile, Betty's sensible older sister Eve fears Betty's heart will be broken when Jose returns to South America. She arranges to meet with the real O'Rourke and love soon blossoms between them as well.
Note Special features: Outtake musical number "I want my money back" Esther Williams sequence from 1951's "Callaway went thataway;" Oscar-nominated "Pete Smith speciality" comedy short 'Water trix;' Oscar-nominated cartoon "Hatch up your troubles;" promotional radio interviews with Esther Williams; theatrical trailers of this movie and "Take me out to the ball game."
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 1950: Oscar - Best Music, Original Song (Frank Loesser).
Contents Special features: Standard version -- Outtake musical number "I want my money back" -- Esther Williams sequence from 1951's "Callaway went thataway" -- Oscar nominated Pete Smith specialty comedy short "Water trix" -- Oscar nominated cartoon "Hatch up your troubles" -- Promotional radio interviews with Esther Williams -- Theatrical trailers of this movie and Take me out to the ball game -- Language: English -- Subtitles: English.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Women swimmers -- United States -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Masseurs -- United States -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Polo -- South America -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Impersonation -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Love stories.
Comedy films.
Musical films.
Added Author Cummings, Jack, 1900-1989.
Kingsley, Dorothy.
Singer, Ray.
Chevillat, Dick, 1905-1984.
Buzzell, Edward, 1895-1985.
Williams, Esther, 1921-2013.
Skelton, Red, 1913-1997.
Montalbán, Ricardo.
Garrett, Betty, 1919-2011.
Wynn, Keenan, 1916-1986.
Cugat, Xavier, 1900-1990.
Loesser, Frank, 1910-1969.
Turner Entertainment Co.
Xavier Cugat Orchestra.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Note Title on set container: Esther Williams. Volume 1
Title on disc label: Neptune's daughter. Disc 4
Standard No. 012569797703 set
ISBN 1419850997 set
9781419850998 set
Music No. 79770 Warner Home Video

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