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Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland collection

Format: DVD 2007
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Sewickley Public Library AV - DVDs DVD MIC
Location  Sewickley Public Library
 
Collection  AV - DVDs
 
Call Number  DVD MIC
 
 
Summary
Contains: Babes in Arms; Babes on Broadway; Girl Crazy; Mickey & Judy - Songbook and Private Screenings; and Strike Up the Band.
Contents
Babes in arms / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; directed by Busby Berkeley ; produced by Arthur Freed ; screenplay by Jack McGowan and Kay Van Riper (1939, 96 min.)
Strike up the band / [presented by] MGM ; screenplay by John Monks, Jr. and Fred Finklehoffe ; directed by Busby Berkeley ; produced by Arthur Freed ; music and lyrics, Roger Edens ; composer, George Gershwin ; lyrics, Ira Gershwin.(1940, 120 min.)
Babes on Broadway / a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screenplay by Fred Finklehofffe and Elaine Ryan ; original story by Fred Finklehoffe ; directed by Busby Berkeley ; produced by Arthur Freed (1941, 118 min.)
Girl crazy / a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screenplay by Fred. F. Finklehoffe ; directed by Norman Taurog ; produced by Arthur Freed ; music, George Gershwin ; lyrics, Ira Gershwin.(1943, 99 min.)
Bonus disc (157 min.).

Additional Information
Subjects Singers -- Drama.
Musicians -- Drama.
Vaudeville -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Hurricanes -- Drama.
Bands (Music) -- Drama.
High school students -- Drama.
College students -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Motion picture film collections.
Broadway (New York, N.Y.) -- Drama.
Musical films.
Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Burbank, CA :Turner Entertainment Co. :2007
Distributed by Warner Home Video,
Edition Ultimate collector's ed.
Other Titles Babes in arms.
Strike up the band.
Babes on Broadway.
Girl crazy.
Babes in arms.
Girl crazy.
Mickey Rooney & Judy Garland collection
Contributors Rooney, Mickey.
Garland, Judy.
Winninger, Charles, 1884-1969.
Kibbee, Guy, 1882-1956.
Preisser, June, 1921-1984.
Hayes, Grace, 1895-1989.
Jaynes, Betty, 1921-
McPhail, Douglas, 1914-1944.
Brooks, Rand.
Lynn, Leni, 1925-
Sheffield, Johnny, 1931-2010.
Whiteman, Paul, 1890-1967.
Tracey, William, 1917-1967.
Bainter, Fay, 1892-1968.
Weidler, Virginia, 1926-1968.
McDonald, Ray.
Quine, Richard, 1920-1989.
Meek, Donald, 1878-1946.
Woollcott, Alexander, 1887-1943.
Stratton, Gil.
Strickland, Robert E.
Ragland, Rags, 1905-1946.
Allyson, June, 1917-2006.
Walker, Nancy, 1922-1992.
Dorsey, Tommy, 1905-1956.
Edens, Roger, 1905-1970.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.
Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983.
Fricke, John.
Berkeley, Busby, 1895-1976.
Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973.
McGowan, John, 1894-1977.
Van Riper, Kay.
Monks, John Cherry.
Finklehoffe, Fred F. (Fred Franklin), 1911-1977.
Ryan, Elaine.
Taurog, Norman, 1899-1981.
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979. Babes in arms.
Hart, Lorenz, 1895-1943.
Bolton, Guy, 1884-1979. Girl crazy.
Turner Entertainment Co.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Paul Whiteman Orchestra.
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra.
Participants/Performers Cast for Babes in arms: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Charles Winninger, Guy Kibbee, June Preisser, Grace Hayes, Betty Jaynes, Douglas McPhail, Rand Brooks, Leni Lynn, John Sheffield.
Cast for Strike up the band: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Paul Whiteman and his Orchestra, June Preisser, William Tracy.
Cast for Babes on Broadway: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Fay Bainter, Virginia Weidler, Ray McDonald, Richard Quine, Donald Meek, Alexander Woollcott.
Cast for Girl crazy: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Gil Stratton, Robert E. Strickland, "Rags" Ragland, June Allyson, Nancy Walker, Guy Kibbee, Tommy Dorsey and his orchestra.
Other Contributors Strike up the band: Music and lyrics, Roger Edens ; composer, George Gershwin ; lyrics, Ira Gershwin.
Girl crazy: Music, George Gershwin ; lyrics, Ira Gershwin.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
In English, and optional subtitles in English.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Notes "Presented in a format preserving the original aspect ratio of their original theatrical exhibitions."--Container.
Babes in arms based on the play : Babes in arms / by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.
Girl crazy based on the musical play : Girl crazy / by Guy Bolton and Jack McGowan.
Guide contains commentary written by film historian and producer John Fricke, production notes, dvd content guides, and promotional materials reproductions.
Special features (Babes in arms): optional introduction by Mickey Rooney (4 min.); optional audio commentary by historian John Fricke; "Our Gang" film short "Duel personalities" (9 min.), "The mad maestro" cartoon (8 min.); 1939 newsreel (4 min.); "9/24/1939 Gulf Screen Guild Radio Broadcast" audio recording (29 min.); "11/09/1941 Gulf Screen Guild Radio Broadcast" audio recording (28 min.); "Good News of 1938 Radio Show" audio recording (14 min.); "Leo is on the air" radio promo (5 min.); theatrical trailer (4 min.).
Special features (Strike up the band): optional introduction by Mickey Rooney (3 min.); "Wedding bills" comedy short (10 min.); "Romeo in rhythm" cartoon (9 min.); "Do the la conga" musical performance (stereo remix, 6 min.); "10/28/1940 Lux Radio Theater Broadcast" audio recording (59 min.); "Leo is on the air" radio promo (15 min.); "7/2/1941 Millions for defense" radio broadcast excerpt (14 min.); theatrical trailer (3 min.).
Special features (Babes on Broadway): optional introduction by Mickey Rooney (4 min.); "How to hold your husband-- back" comedy short (10 min.); "Dance of the weed" cartoon (9 min.); "Chin up! Cheerio! Carry on!" audio performance by Burton Lane (3 min.); "Leo is on the air" radio promo (15 min.); "Leo is on the air" Christmas radio promo (14 min.); "11/17/1941 Lux Radio Theater Broadcast adaptation, 'Merton of the movies'" audio recording (58 min.); theatrical trailer (3 min.).
Special features (Girl crazy): optional introduction by Mickey Rooney (4 min.); optional audio commentary by historian John Fricke; "Hollywood daredevils" film short (10 min); "The early bird dood it" cartoon (9 min.); "I got rhythm" musical performance (stereo remix, 8 min.); "Bronco busters" audio recording outtake (5 min.); theatrical trailer (3 min.).
Special features (bonus disc): Private screenings with Mickey Rooney, hosted by TCM's Robert Osborne (41 min.); The Judy Garland songbook: a chronological cavalcade of musical numbers: Introduction and "Born in a trunk" from "A star is born" (1954, 4 min.); "Americana" from "Every Sunday" (1936, 3 min.); "Everybody sing" from "Broadway melody of 1938" (1937, 5 min.); "Got a new pair of shoes" from "Thoroughbreds don't cry" (1937, 4 min.); "Swing, Mr. Mendelssohn" from "Everybody sing" (1938, 3 min.); "Down on Melody Farm" from "Everybody sing" (1938, 4 min.); "It never rains but it pours" from "Love finds Andy Hardy (1938, 3 min.); "Zing! Went the strings of my heart" from "Listen, darling" (1938, 3 min.); "A pretty girl milking her cow" from "Little Nellie Kelly" (1940, 4 min.); "Singin' in the rain" from "Little Nellie Kelly" (1940, 4 min.); "After you've gone" from "For me and my gal" (1942, 3 min.); "The joint is really jumpin' down at Carnegie Hall" from "Thousands cheer" (1943, 4 min.); "Where there's music" finale from "Presenting Lily Mars" (1943, 7 min.); "The boy next door" from "Meet me in St. Louis" (1944, 4 min.); "The trolley song" from "Meet me in St. Louis" (1944, 4 min.); "The interview" from "Ziegfeld follies" (1946, 11 min.); "On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe" from "The Harvey girls" (1946, 9 min.); "Put your arms around me, honey" from "In the good old summertime" (1949, 4 min.); "I don't care" from "In the good old summertime" (1949, 3 min.); "Friendly star" from "Summer stock" (1950, 4 min.); "Get happy" from "Summer stock" (1950, 3 min.); "Born in a trunk" from "A star is born" (1954, 1 min.) ; Mickey and Judy trailer gallery: "Thoroughbreds don't cry" (1937, 4 min.); "Love finds Andy Hardy" (1938, 3 min.); "Babes in arms" (4 min.); "Andy Hardy meets debutante" (1940, 3 min.); "Strike up the band" (3 min.); "Life begins for Andy Hardy" (1940, 3 min.); "Babes on Broadway" (3 min.); "Girl crazy" (3 min.); "Thousands cheer" (1943, 3 min.); "Words and music" (1948, 4 min.).
System Details DVD, dual-layer, region 1; Dolby digital mono.
Description 5 videodiscs (433 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 guide (47 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm) + 1 portfolio of 20 behind-the-scenes photographs (black and white ; 19 cm).
ISBN 141984850X
9781419848506
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