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Singin' in the rain [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; produced by Arthur Freed ; story and screenplay by Adolph Green and Betty Comden ; directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a Spoof of the early days of "talkie" films.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC SIN (Text) 33892004407731 Adult DVDs DVD None 07/21/2005 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0790765195
  • ISBN: 9780790765198
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special edition, standard version.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Recorded in Dolby Digital surround 5.1, Dolby Digital mono.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1951.
"Suggested by the song 'Singin' in the rain'."
Includes: Musicals great musicals : the Arthur Freed unit at MGM / a production of Alternate Current [and others] in association with BBC Television, La Sept Arte ; directed by David Thompson ; produced by Margaret Smilow ; director of photography, Bill Megalos ; edited by Kate Hirson.
Special features: new 50th anniversary documentary, What a glorious feeling, hosted by Debbie Reynolds; "You are my lucky star" outtake; scoring session music cues; feature-length audio commentary; theatrical trailer; excerpts of Arthur Freed/Nacio Herb Brown songs from originating movies.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Harold Rosson ; editor, Adrienne Fazan ; song lyrics, Arthur Freed ; music, Nacio Herb Brown.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Hagen, Millard Mitchell, Cyd Charisse, Douglas Fowley, Rita Moreno.
Summary, etc.:
Actors are caught in the bumpy transition to talking pictures; a Spoof of the early days of "talkie" films.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: G.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
English or French with English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, USA, 1953: nominated, Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Jean Hagen); Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture (Lennie Hayton). Golden Globes, USA, 1953: Best Motion Picture Actor - Musical/Comedy (Donald O'Connor). National Board of Review, USA, 1952: Top Ten Films. National Film Preservation Board, USA, 1989: National Film Registry.
Subject: Dancers > Drama.
Love > Drama.
Motion picture actors and actresses > United States > Drama.
Bailarines > Teatro.
Komische films.
Genre: Feature films.
Musical films.
Comedy films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Videos (DVD)

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