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The Resource Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by George Sidney

Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by George Sidney

Label
Kiss me Kate
Title
Kiss me Kate
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by George Sidney
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two squabbling, 20th-century ex-marrieds are cast as squabbling Renaissance romantics in a musical version of The taming of the shrew. On stage they fight it out and backstage they continue to clash
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
FTL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay based upon the play produced on the stage by Lemuel Ayers and Arnold Saint Subber ; music and lyrics by Cole Porter ; musical direction, André Previn and Saul Chaplin ; choreography by Hermes Pan ; director of photography, Charles Rosher ; film editor, Ralph E. Winters ; costumes designed by Walter Plunkett
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
M1500.P67
LC item number
K5 2003b
PerformerNote
Kathryn Grayson ; Howard Keel ; Ann Miller ; Keenan Wynn ; Bobby Van ; Tommy Rall ; James Whitmore ; Kurt Kasznar ; Bob Fosse ; Ron Randell ; Willard Parker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-
  • 1916-2002
  • 1899-1990
  • 1899-1971
  • 1922-2010
  • 1919-2004
  • 1923-2004
  • 1916-1986
  • 1921-2009
  • 1913-1979
  • 1905-1990
  • 1891-1964
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kingsley, Dorothy
  • Cummings, Jack
  • Sidney, George
  • Spewack, Bella Cohen
  • Spewack, Samuel
  • Grayson, Kathryn
  • Keel, Howard
  • Miller, Ann
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • Van, Bobby
  • Rall, Tommy
  • Whitmore, James
  • Kasznar, Kurt
  • Pan, Hermes
  • Porter, Cole
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
140
Series statement
Classic musicals collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Actors
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by George Sidney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Based on the play by Samuel and Bella Spewack
  • Special features: two short films; music only track; behind-the-scenes notes; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kiss me Kate (ca. 1:50:00) -- Cole Porter in Hollywood : Too darn hot / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; written, produced and directed by Peter Fitzgerald (ca. 10:00) -- Mighty Manhattan, New York's wonder city / directed by James H. Smith ; produced and narrated by James A. FitzPatrick (ca. 20:00)
Control code
1166816
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 140 min.)
Isbn
9780790744742
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569508828
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
65088
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1166816
  • (OCoLC)52113809
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kiss me Kate, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by George Sidney
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
  • Based on the play by Samuel and Bella Spewack
  • Special features: two short films; music only track; behind-the-scenes notes; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kiss me Kate (ca. 1:50:00) -- Cole Porter in Hollywood : Too darn hot / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; written, produced and directed by Peter Fitzgerald (ca. 10:00) -- Mighty Manhattan, New York's wonder city / directed by James H. Smith ; produced and narrated by James A. FitzPatrick (ca. 20:00)
Control code
1166816
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 140 min.)
Isbn
9780790744742
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569508828
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
65088
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1166816
  • (OCoLC)52113809
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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