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The Resource South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein present ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan

South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein present ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan

Label
South Pacific
Title
South Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Rodgers and Hammerstein present ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan
Title variation
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific
  • Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific
Creator
Contributor
Director
Lyricist
Performer
Producer
Production personnel
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engspa
  • eng
Summary
Set in the Pacific theater during World War II, this musical film explores the theme of racial prejudice in two parallel stories--that of a Navy nurse's love for a plantation owner with two Eurasian children, and a Marine lieutenant's love for a native woman
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
South Pacific (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; film editor, Robert Simpson ; music supervisor and conductor, Alfred Newman
Language note
English language soundtrack (THX Dolby 2.0 or 5.1 surround) with optional subtitles in English or Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Ray Walston, Juanita Hall, France Nuyen, Russ Brown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1901-1988
  • 1895-1960
  • 1906-1960
  • 1916-1994
  • 1931-
  • 1931-2013
  • 1917-2001
  • 1901-1968
  • 1939-
  • 1902-1979
  • 1907-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Osborn, Paul
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Adler, Buddy
  • Logan, Joshua
  • Brazzi, Rossano
  • Gaynor, Mitzi
  • Kerr, John
  • Walston, Ray
  • Hall, Juanita
  • Nuyen, France
  • Rodgers, Richard
  • Michener, James A.
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Magna Theatre Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • CBS Fox Video
Runtime
150
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Racism
  • Videodiscs
  • Oceania
Technique
live action
Label
South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein present ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio: 2.20:1)
  • Based on the novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener
  • Adapted from the play South Pacific by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958 by 20th Century Fox
  • Special features include: Movietone newsreel on movie's premiere ; theatrical trailer ; cast & crew biographies ; production notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
940148
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
086162108648
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4110864
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 940148
  • (OCoLC)42715063
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
South Pacific, Rodgers and Hammerstein present ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format (aspect ratio: 2.20:1)
  • Based on the novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener
  • Adapted from the play South Pacific by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958 by 20th Century Fox
  • Special features include: Movietone newsreel on movie's premiere ; theatrical trailer ; cast & crew biographies ; production notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
940148
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
086162108648
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4110864
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 940148
  • (OCoLC)42715063
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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