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Uniform Title Music man (Motion picture : 1962)
Title The music man [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta.

Imprint Burbank, Calif : Warner Bros. Entertainment : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Music    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Music c.2  ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (176min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; dual-layer format; Region 1; Dolby digital surround 5.1; "letterbox" widescreen format.
Note Title appears on container as: Meredith Willson's the music man
Language English dialogue; English or French subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
Disc label states playing time as 176 min.
Special features: Cast & Crew ; featurette Right here in River City: The making of Meredith Willson's The music man, Introduction by Shirley Jones; Theatrical trailer ; Winthrop Paroo.
Credits Director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, William Ziegler ; orchestrations by Ray Heindorf, Frank Comstock, Gus Levene ; music supervised and conducted by Ray Heindorf ; choreographer, Onna White.
Cast Robert Preston, Shirley Jones, Buddy Hackett, Hermione Gingold, Paul Ford, Ronny Howard, Charles Lane.
Summary A con man in the guise of a traveling salesman gets off the train in River City, Iowa. He convinces the town to finance a children's marching band instead of a pool hall. Special features include: 'Right Here in River City' Documentary and Introduction by Shirley Jones.
Audience MPAA rating: G; Canadian home video rating: G.
Awards Winner (tie), Best Film - Musical Comedy, 1962 Golden Globes ; Winner, Best Music Adaptation or Treatment (Ray Heindorf), 1962 Academy Awards
Subject Band directors -- Iowa -- Drama.
Swindlers and swindling -- Iowa -- Drama.
Love -- Iowa -- Drama.
Iowa -- Drama.
Band directors. (OCoLC)fst00826434
Love. (OCoLC)fst01002769
Swindlers and swindling. (OCoLC)fst01140414
Iowa. (OCoLC)fst01205835
Genre/Form Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Musical films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hargrove, Marion, 1919-2003.
DaCosta, Morton, 1914-1989.
Ziegler, William, 1909-1977.
Preston, Robert, 1918-1987.
Jones, Shirley, 1934-
Hackett, Buddy, 1924-2003.
Gingold, Hermione, 1897-1987.
Ford, Paul, 1901-1976.
Howard, Ron, 1954-
Lane, Charles, 1905-2007.
Willson, Meredith, 1902-1984. Music man.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Warner Bros. Entertainment.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0780663888
Standard No. 883929152599
Music No. 16768 Warner Home Video

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