The Resource Seven brides for seven brothers, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Albert Hackett & Frances Goodrich and Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Stanley Donen

Seven brides for seven brothers, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Albert Hackett & Frances Goodrich and Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Stanley Donen

Label
Seven brides for seven brothers
Title
Seven brides for seven brothers
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Albert Hackett & Frances Goodrich and Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Stanley Donen
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
When the new bride of a roughneck Oregon pioneer finds she has to keep house for her husband's six rowdy brothers, she decides to groom them so that they can find brides of their own
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1955: Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture (Adolph Deutsch, Saul Chaplin). Original film selected for the National Film Registry, Library of Congress, 2004.
Cataloging source
SWW
Characteristic
videorecording
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Seven brides for seven brothers (Motion picture)
Credits note
Lyrics, Johnny Mercer ; music, Gene de Paul ; choreography, Michael Kidd ; musical direction, Adolph Deutsch ; musical supervision, Saul Chaplin ; director of photography, George Folsey ; editor, Ralph E. Winters
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
English (Dolby Digital 5.1) or French (Dolby Digital mono) language soundtrack with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish
PerformerNote
Jane Powell, Howard Keel, Jeff Richards, Russ Tamblyn, Tommy Rall, Jacques d'Amboise, Howard Petrie, Virginia Gibson, Ian Wolfe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1989
  • 1929-
  • 1919-2004
  • 1922-1989
  • 1907-1968
  • 1896-1992
  • 1934-
  • 1898-1943
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hackett, Albert
  • Goodrich, Frances
  • Kingsley, Dorothy
  • Cummings, Jack
  • Donen, Stanley
  • Powell, Jane
  • Keel, Howard
  • Richards, Jeff
  • Tamblyn, Russ
  • Rall, Tommy
  • Petrie, Howard
  • Gibson, Virginia
  • Wolfe, Ian
  • D'Amboise, Jacques
  • Benét, Stephen Vincent
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
Runtime
102
Series statement
Best of Warner Bros. 5 film collection musicals
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  • Brothers
  • Brides
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Brides
  • Brothers
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Seven brides for seven brothers, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Albert Hackett & Frances Goodrich and Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Stanley Donen
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954. "In Cinemascope"--Opening credits
  • Date of distribution from set container
  • Special features: Commentary by Stanley Donen ; Donen trailer gallery
  • Based on the story, The sobbin' women, by Stephen Vincent Benet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 2000052644
  • 3000051521
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)928640007
  • (OCoLC)ocn928640007
System details
DVD; region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono ; dual-layer format ; presented in a "letterbox" widescreen format preserving the "scope" aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, enhanced for widescreen TVs."
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Seven brides for seven brothers, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; screen play by Albert Hackett & Frances Goodrich and Dorothy Kingsley ; produced by Jack Cummings ; directed by Stanley Donen
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954. "In Cinemascope"--Opening credits
  • Date of distribution from set container
  • Special features: Commentary by Stanley Donen ; Donen trailer gallery
  • Based on the story, The sobbin' women, by Stephen Vincent Benet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 2000052644
  • 3000051521
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)928640007
  • (OCoLC)ocn928640007
System details
DVD; region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono ; dual-layer format ; presented in a "letterbox" widescreen format preserving the "scope" aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, enhanced for widescreen TVs."
Video recording format
DVD

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