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The Resource Footlight parade, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; numbers created and directed by Busby Berkeley ; music and lyrics by Harry Warren and Al Dubin, Sammy Fain and Irving Kahal ; screen play by Manuel Seff and James Seymour, (videorecording DVD)

Footlight parade, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; numbers created and directed by Busby Berkeley ; music and lyrics by Harry Warren and Al Dubin, Sammy Fain and Irving Kahal ; screen play by Manuel Seff and James Seymour, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Footlight parade
Title
Footlight parade
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; numbers created and directed by Busby Berkeley ; music and lyrics by Harry Warren and Al Dubin, Sammy Fain and Irving Kahal ; screen play by Manuel Seff and James Seymour
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Conductor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Lyricist
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Cagney stars as Chester Kent, a diligent musical comedy director who is continually warding off snoopers hired by his competitors to steal his ideas. When his latest show is cancelled in favor of a talking picture, he turns to staging musical prologues to play before the features in moviehouses
Related
Member of
Awards note
Named to the National Film Registry in 1992 by the Library of Congress.
Cataloging source
OC2
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Editor, George Amy ; photographer, George Barnes
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired (feature only)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F6685 2006
PerformerNote
James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell, Frank McHugh, Guy Kibbee, Ruth Donnelly, Hugh Herbert
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1955
  • 1895-1969
  • 1895-1976
  • 1893-1981
  • 1902-1989
  • 1903-1942
  • 1892-1953
  • 1903-1986
  • 1884-1974
  • 1899-1986
  • 1904-1963
  • 1899-1981
  • 1882-1956
  • 1896-1982
  • 1885-1952
  • 1908-1973
  • 1903-1935
  • 1889-1964
  • -1971
  • active 1933-1936
  • 1879-1946
  • 1889-1947
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  • Bacon, Lloyd
  • Seff, Manuel
  • Seymour, James
  • Berkeley, Busby
  • Warren, Harry
  • Dubin, Al
  • Fain, Sammy
  • Kahal, Irving
  • Forbstein, Leo F.
  • Barnes, George
  • Amy, George
  • Grot, Anton
  • Okey, Jack
  • Anderson, Milo
  • Cagney, James
  • Blondell, Joan
  • Keeler, Ruby
  • Powell, Dick
  • McHugh, Frank
  • Kibbee, Guy
  • Donnelly, Ruth
  • Herbert, Hugh
  • Dodd, Claire
  • Westcott, Gordon
  • Hohl, Arthur
  • Whitney, Renee
  • Rogers, Barbara
  • Porcasi, Paul
  • Faversham, Philip
  • Bing, Herman
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Vitaphone Corp
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
104
Series statement
The Busby Berkeley collection
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  • Theatrical producers and directors
  • Revues
  • Revues
  • Theatrical producers and directors
  • New York (State)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Footlight parade, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; numbers created and directed by Busby Berkeley ; music and lyrics by Harry Warren and Al Dubin, Sammy Fain and Irving Kahal ; screen play by Manuel Seff and James Seymour, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1933
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Includes: new featurette: Footlight parade: Music for the decades; 2 vintage featurettes: Ramblin' round radio row #8, Vaudeville reel #1; 2 vintage cartoons: Honeymoon Hotel, Young and healthy; Theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569678491
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 67849
  • 67846
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65222024
  • (OCoLC)ocm65222024
  • 2874636
System details
DVD, region 1; standard version; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Footlight parade, Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by Lloyd Bacon ; numbers created and directed by Busby Berkeley ; music and lyrics by Harry Warren and Al Dubin, Sammy Fain and Irving Kahal ; screen play by Manuel Seff and James Seymour, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Distribution
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1933
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Includes: new featurette: Footlight parade: Music for the decades; 2 vintage featurettes: Ramblin' round radio row #8, Vaudeville reel #1; 2 vintage cartoons: Honeymoon Hotel, Young and healthy; Theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569678491
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 67849
  • 67846
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65222024
  • (OCoLC)ocm65222024
  • 2874636
System details
DVD, region 1; standard version; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
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