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Title The Benny Goodman story [(DVD) videorecording] / a Universal International Picture ; written and directed by Valentine Davies ; produced by Aaron Rosenberg.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, [2003]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F BEN    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language In English with subtitles in Spanish and French. Closed-captioned.
Cast Steve Allen, Donna Reed, Gene Krupa, Lionel Hampton, Ben Pollack, Teddy Wilson, Edward "Kid" Ory.
Credits Music by Benny Goodman.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1955.
Audience Rated G.
Summary The music of Benny Goodman comes to life in this musical biography of the famed King of Swing. Featuring all the outstanding songs and instrumentals made famous by the immortal clarinetist, the story follows the innovative musician from his childhood in Chicago to his historic concert at Carnegie Hall in 1938.
Subject Goodman, Benny, 1909-1986 -- Drama.
Band directors -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Big band music -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Musicals -- Videodiscs.
Genre DVD-video discs.
Biographical films.
Musical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Davies, Valentine, 1905-1961.
Rosenberg, Aaron, 1912-1979.
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000.
Reed, Donna, 1921-1986.
Krupa, Gene, 1909-1973.
Hampton, Lionel.
Pollack, Ben.
Wilson, Teddy.
Ory, Kid, 1886-1973.
Universal-International (Firm)
Universal City Studios.
ISBN 0783278985
Standard No. 025192263620
Music No. 22636 Universal
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