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Title Marvin Hamlisch : what he did for love [videorecording] / a production of Dramatic Forces, LLC and Thirteen's American masters in association with WNET ; writer & director, Dori Berinstein ; producer, Dori Berinstein.

Publication Info. [Arlington, Va.] : PBS Distribution, [2014]
© 2014

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Description 1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Note Originally produced in 2013 for broadcast on the television series American masters.
Special features: movie trailer; What he did for love; "At the ballet"; Genius at work; Piano man; Rent-a-composer; The musician's musician; The people's composer; The ultimate mensch; Christopher Walken on dance; Collaborating with Marvin: Kelli O'Hara; Collaborating with Marvin: Larry Hochman; Collaborating with Marvin: Matt Sklar; Collaborating with Marvin: Fran Liebergall; Whitney Garvey--midnight FAO madness; Marvin and Terre's wedding; Marvin's mentor--Jule Styne; "The glass menagerie" musical; Peter Dugan & Charles Yang--"I cannot hear the city"; Kevin Cole--a Marvin medley; Marvin Hamlisch & Ed Kleban: a beautiful collaboration.
Credits Directors of photography, Alan Deutsch, Jimmy O'Donnell ; editor, Penelope Falk ; music, Marvin Hamlisch ; music adaptation and arrangements, Matthew Sklar.
Cast Barbra Streisand, Quincy Jones, Carly Simon, Christopher Walken.
Performer Marvin Hamlisch.
Summary Composer, conductor, genius, and mensch: Marvin Hamlisch earned four Grammys, four Emmys, three Oscars, three Golden Globes, a Tony Award and a Pulitzer Prize before his untimely death, making him one of only two PEGOT winners ever. Hit after hit--The way we were, Nobody does it better, and scores for The sting, Sophie's choice, and the Broadway juggernaut A chorus line, made him the go-to composer and performer for film, Broadway, every U.S. President since Reagan and concert halls worldwide. Includes interviews with Hamlisch's family, friends, and collaborators, including his wife Terre Blair Hamlisch, Barbra Streisand, Carly Simon, Steven Soderbergh, Quincy Jones, Christopher Walken, Sir Tim Rice, Joe Torre, Woody Allen, John Lithgow, Lucie Arnaz, Ann-Margret, Sir Howard Stringer, Kelli O'Hara, Brian D'Arcy James, Idina Menzel, Melissa Manchester, Carole Bayer Sager, and others.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen; 5.1 surround.
Language With English SDH subtitles.
Subject Hamlisch, Marvin
Composers -- United States -- Biography
Genre/Form Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hamlisch, Marvin, composer.
Deutsch, Alan, cinematographer.
O'Donnell, Jimmy, cinematographer.
Falk, Penelope, film editor.
Streisand, Barbra, interviewee.
Simon, Carly, interviewee.
Walken, Christopher, 1943- interviewee.
Allen, Woody, 1935- interviewee.
Menzel, Idina, interviewee.
Soderbergh, Steven, 1963- interviewee.
Lithgow, John, 1945- interviewee.
Ann-Margret, 1941- interviewee.
Berinstein, Dori, television writer, television director, television producer.
Jones, Quincy, 1933- interviewee.
PBS Distribution (Firm) film distributor.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) production company.
Dramatic Forces (Firm) production company.
Added Title What he did for love
American masters (Television program)
ISBN 9781608830329
1608830322
Standard No. 841887020343
Music No. AMMS6605 PBS Distribution

 
    
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