The Resource A star is born, Selznick International Pictures ; screen play by Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick

A star is born, Selznick International Pictures ; screen play by Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick

Label
A star is born
Title
A star is born
Statement of responsibility
Selznick International Pictures ; screen play by Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Esther Blodgett is just another starry-eyed farm kid trying to break into the movies. Waitressing at a Hollywood party, she catches the eye of alcoholic star Norman Maine, is given a shot at stardom, and is caught up in the Hollywood glamour machine . She and her idol Norman marry; but as her star rises, his comes crashing down
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards for Best Original Story and Best Cinematography, 1937.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, W. Howard Greene ; editor, James E. Newcom ; music, Max Steiner
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S73 2012
PerformerNote
Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou, Andy Devine, Lionel Stander
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1975
  • 1902-1965
  • 1897-1975
  • 1890-1963
  • 1893-1967
  • 1905-1963
  • 1909-1983
  • 1888-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wellman, William A.
  • Selznick, David O.
  • Gaynor, Janet
  • March, Fredric
  • Menjou, Adolphe
  • Parker, Dorothy
  • Campbell, Alan
  • Carson, Robert
  • Greene, W. Howard
  • Steiner, Max
  • Selznick International Pictures
  • Kino Classics (Firm)
Runtime
111
Series statement
The Selznick collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Motion picture industry
  • Alcoholics
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Alcoholics
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Motion picture industry
Technique
live action
Label
A star is born, Selznick International Pictures ; screen play by Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/637/000000000010637143.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1937
  • Based on a story by William A. Wellman and Robert Carson
  • "Authorized edition from the estate of David O. Selznick from the collection of George Eastman House."--Container
  • DVD release date: Feb. 7, 2012
  • "Mastered in HD from an original Technicolor nitrate 35mm print, preserved by George Eastman House Motion Picture Department"--Container
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer; wardrobe test; gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn775505264
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329081522
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K815
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)775505264
System details
DVD, NTSC; 1.33:1 aspect ratio; 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A star is born, Selznick International Pictures ; screen play by Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/637/000000000010637143.gif
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1937
  • Based on a story by William A. Wellman and Robert Carson
  • "Authorized edition from the estate of David O. Selznick from the collection of George Eastman House."--Container
  • DVD release date: Feb. 7, 2012
  • "Mastered in HD from an original Technicolor nitrate 35mm print, preserved by George Eastman House Motion Picture Department"--Container
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer; wardrobe test; gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn775505264
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329081522
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K815
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)775505264
System details
DVD, NTSC; 1.33:1 aspect ratio; 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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