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The Resource Three little words, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by George Wells ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Richard Thorpe

Three little words, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by George Wells ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Richard Thorpe

Label
Three little words
Title
Three little words
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by George Wells ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Richard Thorpe
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Choreographer
Composer
Cinematographer
Dancer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Bert Kalmar always wanted to be a magician, but all it takes is a disastrous opening night to make his dream go poof! So, Kalmar moves on and finds songwriting magic with collaborator Harry Ruby
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Harry Jackson ; Musical direction, André Previn ; dances created and directed by Hermes Pan ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Urie McCleary ; film editor, Ben Lewis ; orchestrations, Leo Arnaud ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis ; special effects, Warren Newcombe ; costumes by Helen Rose
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English and French language soundtracks with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Fred Astaire, Red Skelton, Vera-Ellen, Arlene Dahl, Keenan Wynn, Gale Robbins, Gloria de Haven, Phil Regan, Harry Shannon, Debbie Reynolds, Paul Harvey, Carleton Carpenter, George Metkovich, The Great Mendoza
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-2000
  • 1896-1953
  • 1900-1989
  • 1896-1991
  • 1913-1997
  • 1921-1981
  • 1916-1986
  • 1922-1980
  • 1925-2016
  • 1906-1996
  • 1890-1964
  • 1882-1955
  • 1926-
  • 1921-1995
  • 1901 or 1905-1970
  • 1929-2019
  • 1905-1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wells, George
  • Jackson, Harry
  • Cummings, Jack
  • Thorpe, Richard
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Skelton, Red
  • Vera-Ellen
  • Dahl, Arlene
  • Wynn, Keenan
  • Robbins, Gale
  • DeHaven, Gloria
  • Regan, Phil
  • Shannon, Harry
  • Reynolds, Debbie
  • Harvey, Paul
  • Carpenter, Carleton
  • Metkovich, George
  • Mendoza, Harry B.
  • Previn, André
  • Pan, Hermes
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
102
Series statement
  • Classic musicals collection
  • Classic musicals from the dream factory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kalmar, Bert
  • Ruby, Harry
  • Composers
  • Musical theater
  • Compositores
  • Relaciones humanas
  • Kalmar, Bert
  • Ruby, Harry
  • Composers
  • Musical theater
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Three little words, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by George Wells ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Richard Thorpe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the lives and songs of Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Special features: Three little words: two swell guys; Roaming through Michigan (short travelogue in James A. Fitzpatrick's series Traveltalks); Ventriloquist cat; Paula Stone's Hollywood : USA radio promo; Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
66914140
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 102 min.)
Isbn
9780790795812
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569699229
  • 012569791084
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66992
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)66914140
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Three little words, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by George Wells ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Richard Thorpe
Publication
Note
  • Based on the lives and songs of Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Special features: Three little words: two swell guys; Roaming through Michigan (short travelogue in James A. Fitzpatrick's series Traveltalks); Ventriloquist cat; Paula Stone's Hollywood : USA radio promo; Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
66914140
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 102 min.)
Isbn
9780790795812
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569699229
  • 012569791084
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66992
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)66914140
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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