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A star is born

Author: William A WellmanDavid O SelznickJanet GaynorFredric MarchAdolphe MenjouAll authors
Publisher: New York, New York : Kino Classics, [2012]
Series: The Selznick collection
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Esther Blodgett is just another starry-eyed farm kid trying to break into the movies. Waitressing at a Hollywood party, she catches the eye of alcoholic star Norman Maine, is given a shot at stardom, and is caught up in the Hollywood glamour machine . She and her idol Norman marry; but as her star rises, his comes crashing down.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William A Wellman; David O Selznick; Janet Gaynor; Fredric March; Adolphe Menjou; May Robson; Andy Devine; Lionel Stander; Dorothy Parker; Alan Campbell; Robert Carson; W Howard Greene; Max Steiner; James E Newcom; Selznick International Pictures,; Kino Classics (Firm)
OCLC Number: 777951907
Notes: Originally produced in the United States as a motion picture in 1937.
Special features: original theatrical trailer; wardrobe test; gallery.
Based on a story by William A. Wellman and Robert Carson.
"Authorized edition from the estate of David O. Selznick from the collection of George Eastman House"--Container.
Credits: Cinematographer, W. Howard Greene; music, Max Steiner; editor, James E. Newcom.
Cast: Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou, May Robson, Andy Devine, Lionel Stander.
Awards: Academy Awards for Best Original Story and Best Cinematography, 1937.
Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : Blu-ray, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray ; All regions ; 2.0 mono ; full screen 1.33:1, 1920 x 1080p.
Series Title: The Selznick collection
Other Titles: Star is born (Motion picture : 1937)
Selznick International presents A star is born
William Wellman's A star is born
Responsibility: screen play by Robert Carson, Alan Campbell and Dorothy Parker ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick.

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Esther Blodgett is just another starry-eyed farm kid trying to break into the movies. Waitressing at a Hollywood party, she catches the eye of alcoholic star Norman Maine, is given a shot at stardom, and is caught up in the Hollywood glamour machine . She and her idol Norman marry; but as her star rises, his comes crashing down.

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