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The best of big bands & swing

Author: Bret WoodBing CrosbyRudy ValléeMae QuestelCary GrantAll authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Kino on Video, ©2001.
Series: Hollywood rhythm., Paramount musical shorts ;, v. 2.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents ten musical shorts along with bonus performances providing an opportunity to see and hear the best in the big band era.
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Genre/Form: Short films
Musical films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bret Wood; Bing Crosby; Rudy Vallée; Mae Questel; Cary Grant; Anna Chang; Ginger Rogers; Artie Shaw; Ethel Merman; Helen Kane; Ruth Etting; Lillian Roth; Bob Wills; Tallulah Bankhead; Kate Smith; Jeanette MacDonald; Maurice Chevalier; Kino International Corporation.; Paramount Pictures Corporation.
OCLC Number: 46327946
Notes: Videodisc release of musical shorts originally produced by Paramount Pictures between 1929 and 1939.
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Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Blue of the night / Bing Crosby (1933) --
Musical doctor / Rudy Vallee, Mae Questel (1932) --
Singapore Sue / Anna Chang, Cary Grant (1931) --
Office blues / Ginger Rogers (1930) --
Artie Shaw's class in swing / Artie Shaw (1939) --
Her future / Ethel Merman (1930) --
Lesson in love / Kelen Kane (1931) --
Favorite melodies / Ruth Etting (1929) --
Meet the boyfriend / Lillian Roth (1920) --
Dream house / Bing Crosby (1932) --
Bonus performances / Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys, Ginger Rogers & Jackie Oakie, Tallulah Bankhead, Kate Smith, Jeanette MacDonald, Maurice Chevalier, Boswell Sisters.
Series Title: Hollywood rhythm., Paramount musical shorts ;, v. 2.
Other Titles: Blue of the night.
Musical doctor.
Singapore Sue.
Office blues.
Artie Shaw's class in swing.
Her future.
Lesson in love.
Favorite melodies.
Meet the boyfriend.
Dream house.
Best of big bands and swing
Responsibility: Kino International ; produced for video by Bret Wood.

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Presents ten musical shorts along with bonus performances providing an opportunity to see and hear the best in the big band era.

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