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Uniform Title Oklahoma! (Motion picture)
Title Oklahoma! [videorecording] / music by Richard Rodgers ; book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; screenplay by Sonya Levien, William Ludwig ; Samuel Goldwyn Company ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr. ; directed by Fred Zinneman.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : CBS Fox Video : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    L OKLA OKL G65DVD    Available
 GDL Central Library DVD    OKL    Available
Description 1 videodisc (145 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Adapted from Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical play based Green grow the lilacs by Lynn Riggs.
Videodisc release of 1955 motion picture.
Special features include biographical and program notes and original theatrical trailer.
Credits Dances staged by Agnes De Mille ; director of photography, Robert Surtees ; film editor, Gene Ruggiero ; musical arrangements by Robert Russell Bennett ; music conducted and supervised by Jay Blackton.
Cast Gordon MacRae, Gloria Grahame, Shirley Jones, Gene Nelson, Charlotte Greenwood, Eddie Albert, James Whitmore, Rod Steiger.
Summary A cowboy wins his girl despite the intervention of a sinister hired hand.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
System Details DVD, widescreen presentation (2.20:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital 2.0 stereo or 5.0 surround in THX.
Language English with English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards 1955 Academy Awards: Best scoring of a musical picture, best sound recording.
Subject Man-woman relationships -- Oklahoma -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Oklahoma -- Drama.
Cowboys -- Oklahoma -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films
Musical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960. Librettist.
Levien, Sonya, 1888?-1960. Screenwriter.
Ludwig, William, 1912-1999. Screenwriter.
Hornblow, Arthur, Jr., 1893-1976- Producer.
Zinnemann, Fred, 1907-1997. Director.
MacRae, Gordon. Performer.
Grahame, Gloria. Performer.
Jones, Shirley, 1934 March 31- Performer.
Nelson, Gene, 1920-1996- Performer.
Greenwood, Charlotte, 1890-1977. Performer.
Albert, Eddie. Performer.
Whitmore, James. Performer. 1921-2009
Steiger, Rod, 1925-2002. Performer.
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979 Oklahoma!
Riggs, Lynn, 1899-1954. Green grow the lilacs.
Samuel Goldwyn Co.
Note Title on container: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!
Standard No. 086162108655
Music No. 4110865 CBS Fox Video

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