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Bird of paradise

Author: King VidorWells RootWanda TuchockLeonard PraskinsRichard Walton TullyAll authors
Publisher: Narberth, PA : Distributed by Alpha Video, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"On a voyage through the tropics, Johnny visits an idyllic island and falls madly in love with Luana, the beautiful daughter of the local chieftain. Their romance is threatened when Luana is fated to be sacrificed to the volcano god. Does she save her people from the erupting volcano or run away with her true love? Is their passion strong enough to survive this cruel fate?"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: King Vidor; Wells Root; Wanda Tuchock; Leonard Praskins; Richard Walton Tully; Joel McCrea; Dolores Del Rio; Lon Chaney, Jr.; Skeets Gallagher; Bert Roach; John Halliday
OCLC Number: 53810427
Notes: Originally produced as motion picture in 1932.
Based on the play by Richard Walton Tully.
Cast: Dolores Del Rio, Joel McCrea, Richard "Skeets" Gallagher, Bert Roach, John Halliday, Lon Chaney Jr. (Creighton Chaney).
Description: 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: screenplay [by] Leonard Praskins, Wells Root and Wanda Tuchock ; directed by King Vidor.

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"On a voyage through the tropics, Johnny visits an idyllic island and falls madly in love with Luana, the beautiful daughter of the local chieftain. Their romance is threatened when Luana is fated to be sacrificed to the volcano god. Does she save her people from the erupting volcano or run away with her true love? Is their passion strong enough to survive this cruel fate?"--Container.

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