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Uniform Title South Pacific (Motion picture)
Title South Pacific / Rodgers and Hammerstein present ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Joshua Logan.

Publication Info. [Beverly Hills, CA] : [CBS Fox Video] : [Distributed by] 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment], [1999]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 So87 1999    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Description 1 videodisc (150 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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System Details DVD.
Language English language soundtrack (THX Dolby 2.0 or 5.1 surround) with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Cast Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Ray Walston, Juanita Hall, France Nuyen, Russ Brown.
Credits Director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; film editor, Robert Simpson ; music supervisor and conductor, Alfred Newman.
Note Widescreen format (aspect ratio: 2.20:1).
Based on the novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener.
Adapted from the play South Pacific by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1958 by 20th Century Fox.
Special features include: Movietone newsreel on movie's premiere ; theatrical trailer ; cast & crew biographies ; production notes.
Summary Set in the Pacific theater during World War II, this musical film explores the theme of racial prejudice in two parallel stories--that of a Navy nurse's love for a plantation owner with two Eurasian children, and a Marine lieutenant's love for a native woman.
Contents Special features: Widescreen format (aspect ratio: 2.20:1) -- Interactive menus -- Scene selection -- Movietone news trailer -- Languages: English 5.1 surround ; English Dolby surround -- Subtitles: English ; Spanish.
Subject Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-1997 -- Film adaptations.
Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-1997. (OCoLC)fst00036145
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
World War, 1939-1945 -- Oceania -- Drama.
Oceania -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Racism -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships. (OCoLC)fst01007080
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
Racism. (OCoLC)fst01086616
Oceania. (OCoLC)fst01242982
Chronological Term 1939-1945
Genre/Form Feature films -- United States.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710491
Films for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710386
Musical films. (OCoLC)fst01710273
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
War films. (OCoLC)fst01710402
Feature films.
Musical films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Musical films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Musical films.
War films.
Added Author Osborn, Paul, 1901-1988, screenwriter.
Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960, lyricist.
Adler, Buddy, 1906-1960 producer.
Logan, Joshua, 1908-1988 director.
Simpson, Robert, 1910-1977 editor.
Brazzi, Rossano, 1916-1994 performer.
Gaynor, Mitzi, 1931- performer.
Kerr, John, 1931-2013 performer.
Walston, Ray, 1917-2001, performer.
Hall, Juanita, 1901-1968 performer.
Nuyen, France, 1939- performer.
Brown, Russ, 1892-1964 performer.
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979. South Pacific.
Michener, James A. (James Albert), 1907-1997. Tales of the South Pacific.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, production company.
Magna Theatre Corporation, production company.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher.
CBS Fox Video, publisher.
Note Title on container: Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific
Added Title Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific
Standard No. 086162108648
Music No. 4110864 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

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