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The Hollywood Sound [videorecording]

Alternate Current ... [et al.] in association with Thirteen/WNET and France 3 ; a film by Joshua Waletzky ; produced by Margaret Smilow
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Pays tribute to the composers who defined this distinctive musical style, with its roots planted firmly in 19th century classical music: Max Steiner, Alfred Newman, Erich Korngold, Franz Waxman, David Raksin and Dimitri Tiomkin. Features John Mauceri leading the BBC National Orchestra of Wales in a tribute to Hollywood's best loved scores, including Gone with the wind, Casablanca, The Adventures of Robin Hood, How green was my valley, Red river and Laura. Includes film clips from films like The bride of Frankenstein, The half naked truth, The Palm Beach story, The informer, The hunchback of Notre Dame, and Johnny Belinda.
Director
Joshua Waletzky
Performers
BBC National Orchestra of Wales; conducted by John Mauceri.
Release Date
1995
Run Time
85 min.
Language
English
Series
Music for the movies
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Theme song for the film Laura
  • Bride of Frankenstein
  • Gone with the wind
  • Composer David Raksin
  • The process of film scoring
  • Casablanca
  • The adventures of Robin Hood
  • The song of Bernadette
  • The hunchback of Notre Dame
  • Johnny Belinda
  • How green was my valley
  • Red river
  • Laura
  • Credits.
ISBN
0769784550, 9780769784557
Credits
Directors of photography, Laurent Chevallier, Carlo Varini.
Published
West Long Branch, N.J. : Kultur, [200-?], c1995.
Publisher no.
D4178 Kultur
Description
1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, NTSC; Dolby digital.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

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