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The Resource The West Point story, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; screen play by John Monks Jr., Charles Hoffman and Irving Wallace ; music by Jule Styne ; lyrics by Sammy Cahn ; produced by Louis F. Edelman ; directed by Roy Del Ruth, (DVD videorecording)

The West Point story, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; screen play by John Monks Jr., Charles Hoffman and Irving Wallace ; music by Jule Styne ; lyrics by Sammy Cahn ; produced by Louis F. Edelman ; directed by Roy Del Ruth, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The West Point story
Title
The West Point story
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; screen play by John Monks Jr., Charles Hoffman and Irving Wallace ; music by Jule Styne ; lyrics by Sammy Cahn ; produced by Louis F. Edelman ; directed by Roy Del Ruth
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Broadway director Bix Bixby is down on his luck. Reluctantly, he is persuaded to go to West Point Military Academy to help the students put on a musical show. Bix takes Eve, his on-again, off-again assistant, with him to the Academy. His ulterior motive is to recruit student star Tom Fletcher for Harry Eberhart's new production. Then, Bixby finds that he himself must live as a cadet
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Sid Hickox ; editor, Owen Marks ; choreography, LeRoy Prinz, Eddie Prinz and Johhny Boyle, Jr. ; costume designer, Milo Anderson, Marjorie Best
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
W478 2007
PerformerNote
James Cagney, Virginia Mayo, Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, Gene Nelson, Alan Hale Jr., Roland Winters, Raymond Roe, Wilton Graff, Jerome Cowan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1893-1961
  • 1916-1990
  • 1911-1972
  • 1905-1994
  • 1899-1986
  • 1920-2005
  • 1924-
  • 1920-1996
  • 1918-1990
  • 1904-1989
  • 1925-
  • 1903-1969
  • 1897-1972
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Del Ruth, Roy
  • Edelman, Louis F
  • Wallace, Irving
  • Hoffman, Charles
  • Monks, John Cherry
  • Styne, Jule
  • Cahn, Sammy
  • Cagney, James
  • Mayo, Virginia
  • Day, Doris
  • MacRae, Gordon
  • Nelson, Gene
  • Hale, Alan
  • Winters, Roland
  • Roe, Raymond
  • Graff, Wilton
  • Cowan, Jerome
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • First National Pictures, Inc
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States Military Academy
  • Theatrical producers and directors
  • Musicals
  • Talent scouts
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
The West Point story, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; screen play by John Monks Jr., Charles Hoffman and Irving Wallace ; music by Jule Styne ; lyrics by Sammy Cahn ; produced by Louis F. Edelman ; directed by Roy Del Ruth, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Based on a story by Irving Wallace
  • Some copies issued in a boxed set entitled: James Cagney, the signature collection
  • Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1950," which includes "Tea for two" theatrical trailer, newsreel, "Grandad of races" sports short, classic cartoon "His bitter half"; "West Point story" theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm85767301
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781419848315
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391136996
  • 085391136989
  • 085391137009
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 113699
  • 113698
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)85767301
  • (Sirsi) a927956
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 1.0 mono.; DVD-9, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The West Point story, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Warner Bros.-First National Picture ; screen play by John Monks Jr., Charles Hoffman and Irving Wallace ; music by Jule Styne ; lyrics by Sammy Cahn ; produced by Louis F. Edelman ; directed by Roy Del Ruth, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Based on a story by Irving Wallace
  • Some copies issued in a boxed set entitled: James Cagney, the signature collection
  • Special features: "Warner night at the movies 1950," which includes "Tea for two" theatrical trailer, newsreel, "Grandad of races" sports short, classic cartoon "His bitter half"; "West Point story" theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm85767301
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781419848315
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391136996
  • 085391136989
  • 085391137009
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 113699
  • 113698
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)85767301
  • (Sirsi) a927956
System details
DVD, region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 1.0 mono.; DVD-9, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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