Franklin

Cabin in the sky [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Turner Entertainment Co. ; screenplay by Joseph Schrank ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli.

Edition:
Standard version.
Publication:
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2006.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Root, Lynn, 1905-1997 -- Film adaptations.
Good and evil -- Drama.
Temptation -- Drama.
Redemption -- Drama.
Gambling -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Film adaptations.
Language:
In English with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD - NTSC; Dolby digital, mono; Region 1.
Summary:
The fable of rascally Little Joe, torn between the love of his good wife Petunia and the wiles of good-time bad girl Georgia Brown...and caught in a tug-of-war between emissaries from the Lord and Satan. Features a soundtrack of dazzling standards.
Participant:
Ethel Waters, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, Lena Horne, Louis Armstrong, Rex Ingram, Duke Ellington and his orchestra, the Hall Johnson Choir.
Credits:
Photographer, Sidney Wagner ; editor, Harold F. Kress ; music, Vernon Duke.
Notes:
Based on the musical play; book by Lynn Root; lyrics by John Latouche.
Videodisc release of the 1943 motion picture.
Special features: commentary by Evangela Anderson and Eva Anderson, Fayard Nicholas, black cultural scholars Todd Boyd and Drew Casper, with interview excerpts of Lena Horne; vintage Pete Smith speciality Short studio visit; audio-only bonus: Louis Armstrong Ain't it the truth outtake; theatrical trailer.
Contributor:
Minnelli, Vincente. , Director
Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973 ,
Schrank, Joseph. , Screenwriter
Anderson, Eddie, 1905-1977 , Actor, Performer
Horne, Lena. , Actor, Performer
Walters, Ethel, 1896-1977. , Actor, Performer
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 , Actor, Performer
Root, Lynn, 1905-1997 , Author
Latouche, John, 1917-1956. , Lyricist
Duke, Vernon, 1903-1969. , Composer
Duke Ellington Orchestra. , Performer
Hall Johnson Choir. , Performer
Turner Entertainment Co.. , Producer
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. , Producer
Warner Home Video (Firm). , Distributor
ISBN:
1419817078
OCLC:
62764674
Publisher Number:
012569676787
67678 Warner Home Video
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