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Title Esther Williams. Volume 2 [videorecording] / M-G-M [presents] a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2009]


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-6 1 Request this Volume
DISC 1 THRILL OF A ROMANCE 1 Request this Volume
DISC 2 FIESTA 1 Request this Volume
DISC 4 PAGAN LOVE SONG 1 Request this Volume
Description 6 videodiscs (594 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series TCM spotlight
Turner classic movies. TCM spotlight.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer.
Note Title from container.
Performer Thrill of a romance cast: Esther Williams, Van Johnson, Frances Gifford, Henry Travers, Spring Byington, Lauritz Melchior, Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra.
Fiesta cast: Esther Williams, Akim Tamiroff, John Carroll, Mary Astor, Fortunio Bonanova, Ricardo Montalban.
This time for keeps cast: Esther Wiliams, Lauritz Melchior, Jimmy Durante, Johnnie Johnston, Xavier Cugat and his Orchestra, Dame May Whitty, Sharon McManus.
Pagan love song cast: Esther Williams, Howard Keel.
Million dollar mermaid cast: Esther Williams, Victor Mature, Walter Pidgeon, David Brian, Donna Corcoran.
Easy to love cast: Esther Williams, Van Johnson, Tony Martin.
Credits Pagan love song: Music, Harry Warren ; lyrics, Arthur Freed.
Note Pagan love song based on the book "Tahiti landfall" by William S. Stone.
Thrill of a romance originally released as a motion picture in 1945 ; Fiesta originally released as a motion picture in 1947 ; This time for keeps originally released as a motion picture in 1947 ; Pagan love song originally released as a motion picture in 1950 ; Million dollar mermaid originally released as a motion picture in 1952 ; Easy to love originally released as a motion picture in 1953.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Thrill of a romance: A war hero takes swimming lessons in order to woo the instructor. Fiesta: A woman disguises herself as a matador to fill in for her brother. This time for keeps: A veteran falls in love with a swimmer. Pagan love song: A love story set on Tahiti. Million dollar mermaid: Dramatizes the life of Annette Kellerman. Easy to love: A water skier falls in love with her agent.
Contents [Disc 1]: Thrill of a romance / produced by Joe Pasternak ; original screenplay by Richard Connell and Gladys Lehman ; directed by Richard Thorpe ; (105 min.) -- [Disc 2]: Fiesta / produced by Jack Cummings ; original screenplay by George Bruce and Lester Cole ; directed by Richard Thorpe ; (102 min.) -- [Disc 3]: This time for keeps / produced by Joe Pasternak ; story by Erwin Gelsey and Lorraine Fielding ; screenplay by Gladys Lehman ; directed by Richard Thorpe ; (105 min.).
[Disc 4]: Pagan love song / produced by Arthur Freed ; screenplay by Robert Nathan and Jerry Davis ; directed by Robert Alton ; (76 min.) -- [Disc 5]: Million dollar mermaid / produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; screenplay by Everett Freeman ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy ; (110 min.) -- [Disc 6]: Easy to love / produced by Joe Pasternak ; screenplay by Laslo Vadnay and William Roberts ; directed by Charles Walters ; (96 min.).
Note Special features: Classic short subjects; selected musical outtakes; cartoons.
Terms Of Use These DVD discs are copy protected.
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired.
Subject Kellermann, Annette, 1886-1975 -- Drama.
Women swimmers -- United States -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama.
Swimming -- Training -- United States -- Drama.
Bullfighters -- Drama.
Veterans -- United States -- Drama.
Water skiing -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romantic comedy films.
Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Added Author Williams, Esther, 1921-2013.
Johnson, Van, 1916-2008.
Gifford, Frances, 1922-
Travers, Henry, 1874-1965.
Byington, Spring, 1886-1971.
Melchior, Lauritz.
Dorsey, Tommy, 1905-1956.
Tamiroff, Akim, 1899-1972.
Carroll, John, 1906-1979.
Astor, Mary, 1906-1987.
Bonanova, Fortunio, 1895-1969.
Montalbán, Ricardo.
Durante, Jimmy, 1893-1980.
Johnston, Johnnie, 1915-1996.
Cugat, Xavier, 1900-1990.
Whitty, May, Dame, 1865-1948.
McManus, Sharon, 1938-
Keel, Howard, 1919-2004.
Mature, Victor.
Pidgeon, Walter, 1897-1984.
Brian, David, 1914-1993.
Corcoran, Donna.
Martin, Tony, 1913-2012.
Warren, Harry, 1893-1981.
Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973.
Stone, William S. (William Standish), 1907- Tahiti Landfall.
Pasternak, Joe, 1901-1991.
Connell, Richard.
Lehman, Gladys.
Thorpe, Richard, 1896-1991.
Cummings, Jack, 1900-1989.
Bruce, George, 1898-1974.
Cole, Lester, 1904-1985.
Gelsey, Erwin, 1900-1988.
Fielding, Lorraine, 1911-1966.
Nathan, Robert, 1894-1985.
Davis, Jerry, 1917-1991.
Alton, Robert, 1897-1957.
Hornblow, Arthur, Jr., 1893-1976.
Freeman, Everett.
LeRoy, Mervyn, 1900-1987.
Vadnay, Laslo, 1904-1967.
Roberts, William S., 1913-1997.
Walters, Charles, 1911-1982.
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra.
Xavier Cugat Orchestra.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Fiesta (Motion picture : 1947)
ISBN 1419879340
Standard No. 883929062829
Music No. 3000022872 Warner Home Video
2000007662 Warner Home Video ([Disc 1])
2000007444 Warner Home Video ([Disc 2])
2000019387 Warner Home Video ([Disc 3])
2000007449 Warner Home Video ([Disc 4])
2000007662 Warner Home Video ([Disc 5])
2000018320 Warner Home Video ([Disc 6])

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