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An American in Paris

Author: Gene KellyLeslie CaronVincente MinnelliAlan Jay LernerIra GershwinAll authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : MGM/UA Home Video : Turner Entertainment [distributor], 1997.
Series: MGM musicals.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kelly is struggling fine artist Jerry Mulligan, an ex-GI in post-WWII Paris. Caron is lonely French shopgirl Lise Bouvier, engaged to marry a successful entertainer unless Jerry can convince her otherwise.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
Musical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Kelly; Leslie Caron; Vincente Minnelli; Alan Jay Lerner; Ira Gershwin; George Gershwin; Loew's Incorporated.; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm); Turner Entertainment Co.
ISBN: 0792837630 9780792837633
OCLC Number: 38585384
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Videocassette release of the 1951 motion picture by Loew's Incorporated.
Credits: Story and screenplay, Alan Jay Lerner ; lyrics, Ira Gershwin ; music, George Gershwin ; directed by Vincente Minnelli ; produced by Arthur Freed ; photography, Alfred Gilks and John Alton ; art direction, Cedric Gibbons and Preston Ames ; set decoration, Edwin B. Willis and Keogh Gleason ; costume design (color), Arry-Kelly, Walter Plunkett, and Irene Sharoff.
Cast: Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Nina Foch, Georges Guetary.
Awards: Academy Award, 1952: Best picture; Best writing, story and screenplay; Best cinematography (color), Best art direction-set decoration; Best costume design (color); Best music, scoring of a musical picture.
Golden Globe, 1952: Best picture-musical/comedy.
Description: 1 videocassette (114 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: MGM musicals.
Other Titles: American in Paris (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated.

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Kelly is struggling fine artist Jerry Mulligan, an ex-GI in post-WWII Paris. Caron is lonely French shopgirl Lise Bouvier, engaged to marry a successful entertainer unless Jerry can convince her otherwise.

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