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Title Johnny Mercer [videorecording] : the dream's on me / [the Johnny Mercer Foundation presents ; a Rhapsody Productions documentary, in association with Turner Classic Movies, Warner Home Video, and BBC/Arena] ; Clint Eastwood presents ; writer, Ken Barnes ; director, producer, Bruce Ricker.

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2009].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    MB MERC JMD M96DVD    Available
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    MB MERC JMD M96DVD    Available
Edition Two-disc special ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (90 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Special features include: Clint Eastwood at the piano with John Williams and Jamie Cullum; studio performances by Jamie Cullum, Morgan Eastwood, Michael Feinstein, Dr. John, Cleo Laine, Maude Maggart, Audra McDonald, and others; "Family history photos" and "The art of Mercer," narrated by Nancy Gerard; biographical essay by Glenn T. Eskew.
Credits Editors, Amy Linton, Brandon Arnold.
Performer Narrator, Bill Charlap.
Summary Admired and praised by the likes of Irving Berlin and Cole Porter, Johnny Mercer has been described as 'one of our great folk poets' and 'the most perfect American lyricist.' Throughout his extraordinary career, he collaborated with hundreds of composers to write legendary movie songs such as 'Hooray for Hollywood,' 'Jeepers Creepers', and 'Moon River.' Mercer also co-founded Capitol Records in 1942.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; stereo.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976.
Lyricists -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical films
Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976.
Ricker, Bruce, 1942-2011-
Eastwood, Clint, 1930-
Barnes, Ken.
Charlap, Bill.
Linton, Amy Carey.
Arnold, Brandon.
Johnny Mercer Foundation.
Rhapsody Productions.
Turner Classic Movies (Television network)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Dream's on me
Arena (Television program)
ISBN 1419890271
Standard No. 883929100682
Music No. 1000116296 Warner Home Video
3000025245 Warner Home Video

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