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The Resource South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; directed by Joshua Logan ; produced by Buddy Adler ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; lyrics, Oscar Hammerstein II, (DVD videorecording)

South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; directed by Joshua Logan ; produced by Buddy Adler ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; lyrics, Oscar Hammerstein II, (DVD videorecording)

Label
South Pacific
Title
South Pacific
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; directed by Joshua Logan ; produced by Buddy Adler ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; lyrics, Oscar Hammerstein II
Title variation
Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young American nurse from Little Rock meets the handsome and mysterious French planter on a South Pacific island during World War II. Seeking respite from the battles around them, they find refuge in each other as their romance blooms in the lush tropical paradise
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
South Pacific (Motion picture : 1958)
Credits note
Director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; film editor, Robert Simpson ; music, Richard Rodgers
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Disc 1 (Original theatrical version): English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Disc 2 (Road show version): English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
S6884 2006
PerformerNote
Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Ray Walston, Juanita Hall, France Nuyen, Russ Brown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1979
  • 1895-1960
  • 1902-1971
  • 1901-1988
  • 1916-1994
  • 1931-
  • 1931-2013
  • 1907-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Logan, Joshua
  • Rodgers, Richard
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Hayward, Leland
  • Osborn, Paul
  • Brazzi, Rossano
  • Gaynor, Mitzi
  • Kerr, John
  • Michener, James A.
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
157
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nurses
  • Plantation owners
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sailors
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Enfermeras
  • Plantaciones
Technique
live action
Label
South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; directed by Joshua Logan ; produced by Buddy Adler ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; lyrics, Oscar Hammerstein II, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
  • Originally produced on the stage by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Leland Hayward and Joshua Logan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary by Ted Chapin and Gerard Alessandrini; songs-only option; singalong karaoke subtitles (English); Disc 2: extended "road show" version of 'South Pacific' (172 min., col.); commentary by Richard Barrios; exclusive featurette: "Making of 'South Pacific'"; Diane Sawyer takes James Michener back to the islands where his "Tales of the South Pacific" were born; vintage stage excerpts: "Some enchanted evening" and "A wonderful guy" performed by original Broadway stars Mary Martin and Ezio Pinza; Fox Movietone News: "'South Pacific' on the screen--a perfect hit, State Department confers high honor on 'South Pacific'"; Mitzi Gaynor screen test; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm74336907
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 157 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543381525
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2238152
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)74336907
  • (Sirsi) a928953
System details
DVD video; region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.20:1, letterbox) presentation, NTSC; (disc 1) Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono.; (disc 2) Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital stereo
Terms governing use
For home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; directed by Joshua Logan ; produced by Buddy Adler ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; lyrics, Oscar Hammerstein II, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
  • Originally produced on the stage by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Leland Hayward and Joshua Logan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary by Ted Chapin and Gerard Alessandrini; songs-only option; singalong karaoke subtitles (English); Disc 2: extended "road show" version of 'South Pacific' (172 min., col.); commentary by Richard Barrios; exclusive featurette: "Making of 'South Pacific'"; Diane Sawyer takes James Michener back to the islands where his "Tales of the South Pacific" were born; vintage stage excerpts: "Some enchanted evening" and "A wonderful guy" performed by original Broadway stars Mary Martin and Ezio Pinza; Fox Movietone News: "'South Pacific' on the screen--a perfect hit, State Department confers high honor on 'South Pacific'"; Mitzi Gaynor screen test; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm74336907
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 157 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543381525
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2238152
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)74336907
  • (Sirsi) a928953
System details
DVD video; region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.20:1, letterbox) presentation, NTSC; (disc 1) Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono.; (disc 2) Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital stereo
Terms governing use
For home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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