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Title An American in Paris [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; story and screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Turner Entertainment Co. ; Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1999]

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult DVD - CHVY-13  DVD MU AME (MUSICALS)    AVAILABLE
 Cortland Comm Lib DVD - COLY-12  DVD NR AME    AVAILABLE
 Creston-Dement PL DVD - CRDY-12  DVD AME NR 12-156    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL DVD - DKLY-12  DVD AME    AVAILABLE
 Erie PL Stacks - ERIG-1  DVD 1280    AVAILABLE
 Galena PL DVD - GALY-13  DVD FIC AME    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Audio Visual - GPLG-2  DVD F AN    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL Adult DVD - IPLY-12  DVD AME    AVAILABLE
 Joliet Twp High SD 204 - Central Campus YA Audio Visual - JCHB-1  DVD AME    AVAILABLE
 Limestone Twp Lib DVD - LIBB-2  DVD FIC AME    AVAILABLE

Edition Standard version.
Description 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby Digital mono.
Cast Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary, Nina Foch.
Credits Lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; music by George Gershwin ; musical direction, Johnny Green and Saul Chaplin ; choreography by Gene Kelly ; director of photography, Alfred Gilks ; ballet photographed by John Alton ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Preston Ames ; film editor, Adrienne Fazan ; recording supervisor, Douglas Shearer ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis ; special effects, Warren Newcombe, Irving G. Ries ; orchestrations, Conrad Salinger ; costumes designed by Orry-Kelly ; Beaux Arts Ball costumes designed by Walter Plunkett ; ballet costumes designed by Irene Sharaff.
Note Originally released as motion picture in 1951.
Also issued as part of the box set: Gene Kelly collection.
Audience Not rated by MPAA.
Summary An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk.
Note Special features: Concerto of a commentary hosted by Patricia Ward Kelly and featuring rare, often previously unheard interviews with Gene Kelly ... [et al.] and new observations with Leslie Caron and Nina Foch ; Vintage FitzPatrick traveltalks short Paris on parade ; classic cartoon Symphony in slang ; theatrical trailer.
Awards Academy Award (1951): Best art direction, Best cinematography, Best costume design, Best music, Best picture, Best writing
Contents Disc side 1. Movie -- disc side 2. Special features.
Language In English or dubbed French with optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Americans -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Paris (France) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Videos (DVD)
Musical films.
Feature films.
Romance films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Local Subject Digital video collection.
Academy Awards best picture -- 1951-1960.
French language materials -- Videorecordings.
Added Author Minnelli, Vincente, director.
Lerner, Alan Jay, 1918-1986, author of screenplay.
Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973, producer.
Kelly, Gene, 1912-1996, choreographer, actor.
Caron, Leslie, actor.
Levant, Oscar, 1906-1972, actor.
Guétary, Georges, actor.
Foch, Nina, actor.
Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983, lyricist.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937, composer.
Green, Johnny, 1908-1989, musical director.
Chaplin, Saul, 1912-1997, musical director.
Gilks, Alfred, cinematographer.
Alton, John, cinematographer.
Gibbons, Cedric, 1895-1960, artistic director.
Ames, Preston, artistic director.
Fazan, Adrienne, film editor.
Shearer, Douglas, 1899-1971, sound designer.
Willis, Edwin B., set designer.
Newcombe, Warren, production personnel.
Ries, Irving G., 1890-1963, production personnel.
Salinger, Conrad, composer.
Orry-Kelly, 1897-1964, costume designer.
Plunkett, Walter, 1902-1982, costume designer.
Sharaff, Irene, costume designer.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Loew's Incorporated.
Turner Entertainment Co.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title American in Paris (Motion picture)
Note Parallel title from optional subtitles: Américain à Paris
Added Title Gene Kelly collection.
Best picture Oscar collection - musicals.
ISBN 0790744414
9780790744414
0792841522
9780792841524
0790772876 set
9780790772875 set
0780665813
9780780665811
Standard No. 012569506923
027616627322
085392666027 set
2761662732
883929157778
Music No. 65069 Warner Home Video
26660 Warner Home Video (set)
3000033384 Warner Home Video

 
    
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