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Title Fiddler on the roof [videorecording] / the Mirisch Production Company presents ; a Norman Jewison film ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Joseph Stein, adapted from his stage play.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, CA : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2011]


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Description 1 videodisc (181 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD; English 5.1 dolby digital master audio, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation, dual layer, region 1, NTSC.
Note Cataloged from container.
Cast Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon, Paul Mann.
Credits Music, Jerry Bock; lyrics, Sheldon Harnick; music adapted and conducted by John Williams.
Note Based on the stage play Fiddler on the roof, adapted from Sholom Aleichem.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Audience Rating: G; Canadian Home Video rating: G.
Summary Tevye is a poor milkman in czarist Russia, where he provides for three unmarried daughters and a sharp-tongued wife. Faced with mounting financial strain and growing anti-Semitism, Tevye strives to maintain balance despite the precarious nature of his situation.
Note Special feature: audio commentary by director/producer Norman Jewison and actor Topol.
Language English (mono., Spanish (mono) or French (mono) dialogue with English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Milk trade -- Russia -- Drama.
Jewish families -- Russia -- Drama.
Fathers and daughters -- Russia -- Drama.
Sisters -- Russia -- Drama.
Tradition (Judaism) -- Drama.
Dating services -- Russia -- Drama.
Russia -- Drama.
Genre/Form Musical films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Jewison, Norman, 1926-
Stein, Joseph.
Topol, 1935-
Crane, Norma, 1931-1973.
Frey, Leonard, 1938-1988.
Picon, Molly.
Mann, Paul, 1915-1985.
Bock, Jerry.
Harnick, Sheldon.
Williams, John, 1932-
Mirisch Production Company.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Note At head of title: 40th anniversary
Standard No. 027616085375
Music No. M123294 Metro Goldwyn Mayer

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