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The Resource The Jolson story, Columbia Pictures ; produced by Sidney Skolsky ; screenplay by Stephen Longstreet ; adaption by Harry Chandlee & Andrew Solt ; directed by Alfred E. Green, (DVD)

The Jolson story, Columbia Pictures ; produced by Sidney Skolsky ; screenplay by Stephen Longstreet ; adaption by Harry Chandlee & Andrew Solt ; directed by Alfred E. Green, (DVD)

Label
The Jolson story
Title
The Jolson story
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; produced by Sidney Skolsky ; screenplay by Stephen Longstreet ; adaption by Harry Chandlee & Andrew Solt ; directed by Alfred E. Green
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
The film traces the meteoric singing/performing career of Asa Yoelson, a talented cantor's son determined to make it big in the "biz". After changing his name to Al Jolson, he captivated audiences everywhere with his minstrel and jazz performances
Awards note
Academy Awards in 1947 for Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture (Morris Stoloff); Best Sound Recording (John P. Livadary)
Cataloging source
JTD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph Walker ; art directors, Stephen Goosson, Walter Holscher ; editor, William A. Lyon ; music, Saul Chaplin, Morris Stoloff ; costume designer, Jean Louis
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: not rated; Canadian home video rating: PG
Language note
Subtitles in English and Japanese; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Larry Parks, Evelyn Keyes, William Demarest, Bill Goodwin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-2002
  • 1882-1956
  • 1916-1990
  • 1889-1960
  • 1914-1975
  • 1916-2008
  • 1910-1958
  • 1889-1973
  • 1912-1997
  • 1898-1980
  • 1907-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Skolsky, Sidney
  • Longstreet, Stephen
  • Chandlee, Harry
  • Solt, Andrew
  • Green, Alfred E.
  • Parks, Larry
  • Keyes, Evelyn
  • Demarest, William
  • Goodwin, Bill
  • Walker, Joseph B
  • Goossón, Stephen
  • Holscher, Walter
  • Lyon, William
  • Chaplin, Saul
  • Stoloff, Morris
  • Louis, Jean
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jolson, Al
  • Entertainers
  • Jolson, Al
  • Entertainers
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
The Jolson story, Columbia Pictures ; produced by Sidney Skolsky ; screenplay by Stephen Longstreet ; adaption by Harry Chandlee & Andrew Solt ; directed by Alfred E. Green, (DVD)
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0038661/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm54023530
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 130 min.)
Isbn
9781404931107
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009011
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
00901
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54023530
System details
DVD; single layer; region 1; 1.33:1 full screen; mono.; Dolby Digital soundtracks contain up to 5.1 channels of discrete audio; Dolby Surround soundtracks contain up to 4 channels of encoded audio; playback from 2-channel DVD outputs is compatible with stereo. and Dolby Pro Logic reproduction; remastered in High Definition
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Jolson story, Columbia Pictures ; produced by Sidney Skolsky ; screenplay by Stephen Longstreet ; adaption by Harry Chandlee & Andrew Solt ; directed by Alfred E. Green, (DVD)
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0038661/
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm54023530
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 130 min.)
Isbn
9781404931107
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009011
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
00901
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54023530
System details
DVD; single layer; region 1; 1.33:1 full screen; mono.; Dolby Digital soundtracks contain up to 5.1 channels of discrete audio; Dolby Surround soundtracks contain up to 4 channels of encoded audio; playback from 2-channel DVD outputs is compatible with stereo. and Dolby Pro Logic reproduction; remastered in High Definition
Video recording format
DVD

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