Swing time

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Burbank, CA : Distributed by TWarber Home Video Inc., 2005, c1936.
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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
A videodisc release of the 1936 motion picture.
General Note
Special features: commentary by John Mueller, author of Astaire Dancing; new featurette "The swing of things: swing time step by step"; musical "Short hotel a la swing"; classic cartoon "Bingo Crosbyana"; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Photographed by David Abel ; art director, Van Nest Polglase ; edited by Henry Berman ; music by Jerome Kern ; lyrics by Dorothy Fields ; musical director, Nathaniel Shilkret.
Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Victor Moore.
Fred Astaire plays a gambler intent on raising $25,000 in New York in order to marry his fiance back home. Romantic complications occur when he meets dancing teacher, Ginger Rogers. Memorable songs include "The Way you look tonight" which won an Academy Award. Swing time, the fifth in the series of Astaire-Rogers musicals, is one of the best, due to the Jerome Kern score, the dramatic dance sequences and beautiful art direction.
System Details
DVD; Dolby Digital.
English language track with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Lindsay, H., Stevens, G., Rogers, G., Scott, A., Kern, J., Fields, D., Berman, P. S., & Astaire, F. (20051936). Swing time . Distributed by TWarber Home Video Inc..

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Howard Lindsay et al.. 20051936. Swing Time. Burbank, CA: Distributed by TWarber Home Video Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Howard Lindsay et al.. Swing Time Burbank, CA: Distributed by TWarber Home Video Inc, 20051936.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Lindsay, Howard, et al. Swing Time Distributed by TWarber Home Video Inc., 20051936.

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