A star is born
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
As a band singer is discovered and guided to heights of show-business success by an alcoholic ex-matinee idol, she performs one superb song after another in a production that exhilarates with its craft and style even as its story moves toward a heartbreaking finale. Special features include alternate filmings of four musical numbers and one dramatic sequence, and much more.
A Hollywood star drinks away his career, as his singer wife becomes famous. Directed by George Cukor.
ContentsDisc 1. The movie
Disc 2. Special features.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Burbank, CA :Warner Home Video,2010
|Edition||Deluxe ed., Widescreen.|
Luft, Sid, producer.
Cukor, George, 1899-1983, director.
Garland, Judy, actor.
Mason, James, 1909-1984, actor.
Carson, Jack, 1910-1963, actor.
Bickford, Charles, 1891-1967, actor.
Noonan, Tommy, 1921-1968, actor.
Arlen, Harold, 1905-1986, composer.
Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983, lyricist.
Heindorf, Ray, 1908-1980, conductor.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967), production company.
Transcona Enterprises, Inc., production company.
Warner Home Video (Firm), publisher.
Judy Garland, James Mason, Jack Carson, Charles Bickford, Tom Noonan.
Music, Harold Arlen ; lyrics, Ira Gershwin ; musical direction, Ray Heindorf.
MPAA rating: PG.
In English, French, or Spanish with optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanish; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1954.
Special features include: deleted scenes; alternate filmings of four musical numbers and one dramatic sequence; session music; vintage radio show; Hollywood premiere telecast and newsreel; 1954 studio exhibitor reel and expanded post-premiere Coconut Grove party footage; trailers.
DVD; dual-layer format; region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, stereo and mono.
2 videodiscs (176 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.