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Uniform Title Cabaret (Motion picture : 1972)
Title Cabaret [videorecording] / Allied Artists and ABC Pictures Corp. production ; screenplay by Jay Presson Allen ; produced by Cy Feuer ; directed by Bob Fosse.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    CAB    DUE 02-21-23
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital Dolby surround stereo.
Language English dialogue, optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Cast Liza Minnelli, Michael York, Helmut Griem, Marisa Berenson, Joel Grey.
Credits Photographer, Geoffrey Unsworth ; editor, David Bretherton ; music, John Kander ; lyrics, Fred Ebb.
Note Based on the musical play by Joe Masteroff, the play I am a camera by John Van Druten and Christopher Isherwood's Berlin stories.
Originally released as motion picture in 1972.
Includes 1972 documentary, Recreation of an era: Kit Kat Klub memory gallery and 1997 documentary, Cabaret: a legend in the making.
Awards Academy Award, 1973: Best actress (Minnelli); Best supporting actor (Grey); Best art direction-set decoration; Best cinematography; Best director (Fosse); Best film editing; Best music, scoring original song score and/or adaptation; Best sound.
Golden Globe, 1973: Best motion picture, musical/comedy; Best motion picture actress, musical/comedy; Best supporting actor, motion picture.
Summary An egocentric American girl dreams of becoming a star while working in a third-rate Berlin cabaret.
Contents Special features : Cast & crew bios [text feature] -- The Story [text feature] -- On location [text feature] -- Kander & Ebb [text feature] -- Awards list [text feature] -- Original theatrical trailer -- Recreation of an era [1972 documentary featurette] -- Cabaret : a legend in the making (ca. 18 min.) [1997 documentary featurette] -- Kit Kat Klub memory gallery [short clips of reminiscences with cast and crew of film].
Subject Van Druten, John, 1901-1957 -- Film adaptations.
Masteroff, Joe -- Film adaptations.
Bowles, Sally (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.) -- Germany -- Berlin -- Drama.
Berlin (Germany) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Drama.
Genre/Form Musical films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Allen, Jay Presson, 1922-2006.
Feuer, Cy.
Fosse, Bob, 1927-1987.
Minnelli, Liza.
York, Michael, 1942-
Griem, Helmut.
Berenson, Marisa, 1942-
Grey, Joel, 1932-
Kander, John.
Ebb, Fred.
Masteroff, Joe.
Van Druten, John, 1901-1957. I am a camera.
Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986. Last of Mr. Norris.
Allied Artists Pictures Corporation.
ABC Pictures Corp.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Note Container title: Life is a cabaret
ISBN 0790732963
Standard No. 012569078529
Music No. 785 Warner Home Video

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