The Resource Singin' in the rain, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; story and screenplay by Adolph Green and Betty Comden ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen

Singin' in the rain, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; story and screenplay by Adolph Green and Betty Comden ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen

Label
Singin' in the rain
Title
Singin' in the rain
Statement of responsibility
a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; story and screenplay by Adolph Green and Betty Comden ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen
Title variation
Singing in the rain
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Choreographer
Director
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
An affectionate spoof of the turmoil that afflicted the motion picture industry in the late 1920s during the change over from silent films to sound
Member of
Awards note
Golden Globes, 1953: Best Motion Picture Actor--Musical/Comedy (Donald O'Connor). Original film selected for the National Film Registry, Library of Congress, 1989.
Cataloging source
SWW
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Singin' in the rain (Motion picture)
Credits note
Lyrics by Arthur Freed, music by Nacio Herb Brown ; musical numbers staged and directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen ; director of photography, Harold Rosson ; editor, Adrienne Fazan
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
English (Dolby 5.1 or mono) or French (mono) dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Hagen, Millard Mitchell, Cyd Charisse, Douglas Fowley, Rita Moreno
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1973
  • 1912-1996
  • 1925-2003
  • 1923-1977
  • 1900-1953
  • 1911-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Green, Adolph
  • Comden, Betty
  • Freed, Arthur
  • Kelly, Gene
  • Donen, Stanley
  • O'Connor, Donald
  • Reynolds, Debbie
  • Hagen, Jean
  • Mitchell, Millard
  • Charisse, Cyd
  • Fowley, Douglas
  • Moreno, Rita
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
Runtime
103
Series statement
Best of Warner Bros. 5 film collection musicals
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture industry
  • Dancers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Dancers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Motion picture industry
Technique
live action
Label
Singin' in the rain, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; story and screenplay by Adolph Green and Betty Comden ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1952
  • Date of distribution from set container
  • Special features: Commentary by Debbie Reynolds, Donald O'Connor, Cyd Charisse, Kathleen Freeman, co-director Stanley Donen, screenwriters Betty Comden and Adolph Green, filmmaker Baz Luhrmann and historian Rudy Behlmer ; Reel sound ; Singin' inspirations ; Theatrical trailer ; Awards ; Cast & crew
  • "Suggested by the song, Singin' in the rain"--Opening credits
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
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (103 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
  • 65621
  • 3000051521
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)928461847
  • (OCoLC)ocn928461847
System details
DVD; region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1, mono ; dual-layer format ; standard presentation preserving the aspect ratio of the original theatrical exhibition
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Singin' in the rain, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; story and screenplay by Adolph Green and Betty Comden ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1952
  • Date of distribution from set container
  • Special features: Commentary by Debbie Reynolds, Donald O'Connor, Cyd Charisse, Kathleen Freeman, co-director Stanley Donen, screenwriters Betty Comden and Adolph Green, filmmaker Baz Luhrmann and historian Rudy Behlmer ; Reel sound ; Singin' inspirations ; Theatrical trailer ; Awards ; Cast & crew
  • "Suggested by the song, Singin' in the rain"--Opening credits
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
Standard version.
Extent
1 videodisc (103 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
  • 65621
  • 3000051521
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)928461847
  • (OCoLC)ocn928461847
System details
DVD; region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1, mono ; dual-layer format ; standard presentation preserving the aspect ratio of the original theatrical exhibition
Video recording format
DVD

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