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Author: George WellsHarry JacksonJack CummingsRichard ThorpeFred AstaireAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, ©2006.
Series: Classic musicals collection.; Classic musicals from the dream factory.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Full screen verView all editions and formats
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Bert Kalmar always wanted to be a magician, but all it takes is a disastrous opening night to make his dream go poof! So, Kalmar moves on and finds songwriting magic with collaborator Harry Ruby.
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Genre/Form: Popular music
Composers
Lyricists
Musical films
Feature films
Romantic comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
DVDs
Videodiscs
DVD-Video discs
Drama
Teatro
Named Person: Bert Kalmar; Harry Ruby
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Wells; Harry Jackson; Jack Cummings; Richard Thorpe; Fred Astaire; Red Skelton; Vera-Ellen; Arlene Dahl; Keenan Wynn; Gale Robbins; Gloria DeHaven; Phil Regan; Harry Shannon; Debbie Reynolds; Paul Harvey; Carleton Carpenter; George Metkovich; Harry B Mendoza; André Previn; Hermes Pan; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Loew's Incorporated.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790795817 9780790795812 1419828150 9781419828157
OCLC Number: 965592708
Language Note: English and French language soundtracks with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the lives and songs of Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1950.
Special features: Three little words: two swell guys; Roaming through Michigan (short travelogue in James A. Fitzpatrick's series Traveltalks); Ventriloquist cat; Paula Stone's Hollywood : USA radio promo; Theatrical trailer.
Credits: Musical direction, André Previn ; dances created and directed by Hermes Pan ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons and Urie McCleary ; film editor, Ben Lewis ; orchestrations, Leo Arnaud ; set decorations, Edwin B. Willis ; special effects, Warren Newcombe ; costumes by Helen Rose.
Cast: Fred Astaire, Red Skelton, Vera-Ellen, Arlene Dahl, Keenan Wynn, Gale Robbins, Gloria de Haven, Phil Regan, Harry Shannon, Debbie Reynolds, Paul Harvey, Carleton Carpenter, George Metkovich, The Great Mendoza.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono.
Series Title: Classic musicals collection.; Classic musicals from the dream factory.
Other Titles: 3 little words
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by George Wells ; director of photography, Harry Jackson ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Richard Thorpe.

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Bert Kalmar always wanted to be a magician, but all it takes is a disastrous opening night to make his dream go poof! So, Kalmar moves on and finds songwriting magic with collaborator Harry Ruby.

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