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The Barkleys of Broadway

Author: Charles WaltersRoger EdensBetty ComdenAdolph GreenArthur FreedAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA. : Warner Home Video : Turner Entertainment Co., 2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Standard versionView all editions and formats
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Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great dramatic actress, Dinah is not hard to persuade.
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Genre/Form: Musical films
Comedy films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Romantic comedy films
Musical
Feature
Romance
Drama
Films
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Walters; Roger Edens; Betty Comden; Adolph Green; Arthur Freed; Fred Astaire; Ginger Rogers; Oscar Levant; Billie Burke; Gale Robbins; Jacques François; George Zucco; Clinton Sundberg; Inez Cooper; Carol Brewster; Wilson Wood; Harry Warren; Ira Gershwin; Lennie Hayton; Conrad Salinger; Robert Tucker, arranger.; George Gershwin; Robert Alton; Harry Stradling; Cedric Gibbons; Edward C Carfagno; Albert Akst; Douglas Shearer; Edwin B Willis; Warren Newcombe; Hermes Pan; Irene; Valles; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Loew's Incorporated.; Warner Home Video (Firm); Turner Entertainment Co.
ISBN: 1419807455 9781419807459 0780650786 9780780650787
OCLC Number: 61285917
Language Note: In English or dubbed French with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1949.
Also issued as part of the box set: Astaire & Rogers collection, volume 1.
Special features: "Reunited: Astaire and Rogers together again" featurette; "Annie was a wonder" vintage short; "Wags to riches" classic Droopy cartoon; Theatrical trailer.
Credits: Music by Harry Warren ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; musical direction, Lennie Hayton ; orchestrations, Conrad Salinger ; vocal arrangements, Robert Tucker ; "They can't take that away from me" music by George Gershwin, lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; musical numbers staged and directed by Robert Alton ; director of photography, Harry Stradling ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Edward Carfagno ; film editor, Albert Akst ; recording director, Douglas Shearer ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis ; special effects, Warren Newcombe ; dance number "Shoes with wings on" directed by Hermes Pan ; Miss Rogers' costumes by Irene ; men's costumes by Valles.
Cast: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Oscar Levant, Billie Burke, Gale Robbins, Jacques François, George Zucco, Clinton Sunberg, Inez Cooper, Carol Brewster, Wilson Wood.
Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition; Dolby Digital mono.
Other Titles: Reunited, Astaire and Rogers together again.
Annie was a wonder.
Wags to riches.
Astaire & Rogers collection, volume 1.
Barkleys of Broadway (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; associate producer, Roger Edens ; original screen play by Betty Comden and Adolph Green ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Charles Walters.

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Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great dramatic actress, Dinah is not hard to persuade.

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