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The Resource Footlight parade, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screenplay by Manuel Seff and James Seymour

Footlight parade, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screenplay by Manuel Seff and James Seymour

Label
Footlight parade
Title
Footlight parade
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screenplay by Manuel Seff and James Seymour
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Cagney stars as Chester Kent, a diligent musical comedy director who is continually warding off snoopers hired by his competitors to steal his ideas. When his latest show is cancelled in favor of a talking picture, he turns to staging musical prologues to play before the features in moviehouses
Cataloging source
MaGrPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Musical numbers created and directed by Busby Berkeley; photographer, George Barnes; editor, George Amy; music and lyrics, Harry Warren ... [et al.]
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • In English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell, Frank McHugh, Ruth Donnelly, Guy Kibbee, Hugh Herbert
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1976
  • 1890-1955
  • 1895-1969
  • 1899-1986
  • 1904-1963
  • 1899-1981
  • 1896-1982
  • 1882-1956
  • 1887-1952
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berkeley, Busby
  • Bacon, Lloyd
  • Seff, Manuel
  • Seymour, James
  • Cagney, James
  • Blondell, Joan
  • Keeler, Ruby
  • Powell, Dick
  • McHugh, Frank
  • Donnelly, Ruth
  • Kibbee, Guy
  • Herbert, Hugh
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Vitaphone Corp
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theatrical producers and directors
  • Theater
  • Revues
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Footlight parade, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screenplay by Manuel Seff and James Seymour
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
  • Special features: new featurette, "Footlight parade: Music for the decades"; 2 vintage featurettes, "Ramblin' round radio row #8, " and "Vaudeville reel #1"; 2 vintage cartoons, "Honeymoon Hotel" and "Young and healthy"; theatrical trailer
  • Issued in a set, The Busby Berkeley collection, including 5 feature films and a bonus disc: 42nd Street (1933); Gold diggers of 1933 (1933); Footlight parade (1933); Dames (1934); Gold diggers of 1935 (1935); The Busby Berkeley disc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1498357
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781419823190
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569678460
  • 012569678491
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 67846
  • 67849
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1498357
System details
DVD, region 1, standard version preserving original aspect ratio; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Footlight parade, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; screenplay by Manuel Seff and James Seymour
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
  • Special features: new featurette, "Footlight parade: Music for the decades"; 2 vintage featurettes, "Ramblin' round radio row #8, " and "Vaudeville reel #1"; 2 vintage cartoons, "Honeymoon Hotel" and "Young and healthy"; theatrical trailer
  • Issued in a set, The Busby Berkeley collection, including 5 feature films and a bonus disc: 42nd Street (1933); Gold diggers of 1933 (1933); Footlight parade (1933); Dames (1934); Gold diggers of 1935 (1935); The Busby Berkeley disc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1498357
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781419823190
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569678460
  • 012569678491
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 67846
  • 67849
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1498357
System details
DVD, region 1, standard version preserving original aspect ratio; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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