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Title A star is born [(Blu-ray) videorecording] (1937) / screen play by Robert Carson, Alan Campbell and Dorothy Parker ; directed by William A. Wellman ; produced by David O. Selznick.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Kino Classics, [2012]
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 95th Street Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F STAR I    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F STAR I    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (111 min.) : Blu-ray, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Motion picture.
Series Selznick collection.
System Details Blu-ray
Note 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.
Cast Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou, May Robson, Andy Devine, Lionel Stander.
Credits Cinematographer, W. Howard Greene; music, Max Steiner; editor, James E. Newcom.
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.
Awards Academy Awards for Best Original Story and Best Cinematography, 1937.
Subject Motion picture actors and actresses -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Motion picture industry -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710264
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Blu-ray discs.
Added Author Wellman, William A., 1896-1975, film director.
Selznick, David O., 1902-1965, film producer.
Gaynor, Janet, actor.
March, Fredric, 1897-1975, actor.
Menjou, Adolphe, 1890-1963, actor.
Robson, May, 1858-1942, actor.
Devine, Andy, 1905-1977, actor.
Stander, Lionel, actor.
Parker, Dorothy, 1893-1967, screenwriter.
Campbell, Alan, 1905-1963, screenwriter.
Carson, Robert, 1909-1983, screenwriter.
Greene, W. Howard (William Howard)
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971.
Greene, W. Howard (William Howard), director of photography.
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971, composer (expression)
Newcom, James E., editor of moving image work.
Selznick International Pictures, production company.
Kino Classics (Firm)
Note Title appears in credits as: Selznick International presents A star is born
Title on disc label: William Wellman's A star is born
Added Title Star is born (Motion picture :1937)
Standard No. 738329088521
Music No. K885 Kino Classics
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