A star is born
DVD
2012
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Esther Blodgett (Janet Gaynor) is just another starry-eyed farm kid trying to break into the movies. Waitressing at a Hollywood party, she catches the eye of alcoholic star Norman Maine (Frederic March), is given a shot at stardom, and is caught up in the Hollywood glamour machine . She and her idol Norman marry; but as her star rises, his comes crashing down.

Item Details
Series:
Selznick collection
Subjects:
Actors -- Fiction.
Fame -- Fiction.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Genre:
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Other Authors:
Campbell, Alan, 1905-1963, screenwriter.
Gaynor, Janet, actor.
Image Entertainment (Firm), production company.
Kino International Corporation, production company.
Kino Lorber, Inc., film distributor.
March, Fredric, 1897-1975, actor.
Menjou, Adolphe, 1890-1963, actor.
Parker, Dorothy, 1893-1967, screenwriter.
Selznick International Pictures, production company.
Selznick, David O., 1902-1965, film producer.
Wellman, William A., 1896-1975, film director.
Description:
1 videodisc (111 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches.
digital optical
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
Notes:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1937.
Bonus features include original theatrical trailer, wardrobe test and image gallery.
"Mastered in HD from an original nitrate 35mm Technicolor print, preserved by the George Eastman House Motion Picture Department" -- Container.
Screenplay, Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson ; story, William A. Wellman, Robert Carson ; music, Max Steiner ; cinematography, W. HOward Greene ; editor, James E. Newcom.
Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou, May Robson, Andy Devine, Lionel Strander.
DVD ; widescreen (1.33:1) presentation ; 2.0 monophonic.
For private home use only.
Academy Awards, 1938 : Best writing, Original story ; Honorary award for the color photography
Publisher or Distributor Number:
DVD9 9266
K815
Link to PAC
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