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The Resource Kay Kyser : double feature, (videorecording DVD)

Kay Kyser : double feature, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Kay Kyser : double feature
Title
Kay Kyser
Title remainder
double feature
Title variation
  • Swing fever
  • Playmates
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Swing Fever: Kay uses music and hypnosis to turn a chump into a champ
  • Playmates: Kyser and Barrymore play themselves in a reality-twisting showbiz parody. Washed up thespian Barrymore agrees to turn bumpkin Kyser into a Shakespearean actor in exchagne for a radio contract. The whole affair culminates in a swing version of Romeo and Juliet
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NNU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Swing Fever / screenplay by Nat Perrin and Warren Wilson ; directed by Tim Whelan ; produced by Irving Starr ; a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture
  • Playmates / produced and directed by David Butler ; screenplay by James V. Kern ; an RKO Radio picture
PerformerNote
  • Swing Fever: Marilyn Maxwell, William Gargan, Nat Pendleton, Lena Horne, Kay Kyser and his orchestra
  • Playmates: John Barrymore, Lupe Velez, Ginny Simms, May Robson, Patsy Kelly, Peter Lind Hayes, Kay Kyser's band
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-
  • 1893-1957
  • 1894-1979
  • 1909-1966
  • 1905-1979
  • 1895-1967
  • 1882-1942
  • 1906-1944
  • 1858-1942
  • 1915-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kyser, Kay
  • Perrin, Nat
  • Wilson, Warren
  • Whelan, Tim
  • Starr, Irving
  • Butler, David
  • Kern, James V.
  • Maxwell, Marilyn
  • Gargan, William
  • Pendleton, Nat
  • Horne, Lena
  • Barrymore, John
  • Vélez, Lupe
  • Simms, Ginny
  • Robson, May
  • Hayes, Peter Lind
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • RKO Radio Pictures
Runtime
175
Series statement
Warner archive collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Big bands in motion pictures
Technique
live action
Label
Kay Kyser : double feature, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title and credits from container
  • "This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices and may not play back in other DVD devices including recorders and PC drives."
  • Swing Fever: Originally released as a motion picture in 1943
  • Playmates: Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Swing fever (80 min.) -- Playmates (95 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (175 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316456170
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn807623532
  • (OCoLC)807623532
System details
DVD-R; full screen (4x3, 1:37:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kay Kyser : double feature, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title and credits from container
  • "This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices and may not play back in other DVD devices including recorders and PC drives."
  • Swing Fever: Originally released as a motion picture in 1943
  • Playmates: Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Swing fever (80 min.) -- Playmates (95 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (175 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316456170
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn807623532
  • (OCoLC)807623532
System details
DVD-R; full screen (4x3, 1:37:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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