The great Ziegfeld
(DVD) 

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Published
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2004].
Format
DVD
Edition
[Full screen version].
Language
English
UPC
883929151677, 012569512429

Notes

General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1936.
General Note
Special features: "Ziegfeld on film" (an all-new behind-the-scenes documentary); New York hails 'The great Ziegfeld' (1936 newsreel).
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematographer, Oliver T. Marsh ; art director, Cedric Gibbons ; editor, William S. Gray ; music, Walter Donaldson ; costume designer, Adrian ; dance director, Seymour Felix.
Participants/Performers
William Powell, Myrna Loy, Luise Rainer, Frank Morgan, Fanny Brice, Virginia Bruce, Reginald Owen, Ray Bolger, Ernest Cossart.
Description
Ziegfeld is a theatrical impresario, whose show business empire begins when he stage-manages a tour for a strongman. With almost no money in the bank, he charms European stage star Anna Held to headline his "Follies". From 1907, Ziegfeld stages annual editions of Broadway's most fabulous revue. Eventually, Ziegfeld abandons Anna in favor of other beauties. Ziegfeld comes to realize that his new romance with Follies-girl Audrey Dane, is all wrong, settling instead for good-natured actress Billie Burke. Bankrupted by the Depression, Ziegfeld dies as he plans a spectacular comeback.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD, Region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Language
English soundtrack; English, French, and Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Awards
Academy Awards, USA, 1937: Oscar - Best Actress in a Leading Role (Luise Rainer); Best Dance Direction (Seymour Felix); Best Picture (Hunt Stromberg).
Awards
Academy Awards, USA, 1937: Oscar - Best Actress in a Leading Role (Luise Rainer); Best Dance Direction (Seymour Felix); Best Picture (Hunt Stromberg).

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Stromberg, H., McGuire, W. A., Leonard, R. Z., Powell, W., Loy, M., Rainer, L., Morgan, F., Brice, F., Bruce, V., Owen, R., Bolger, R., Cossart, E., Marsh, O. T., Gibbons, C., Gray, W. S., Donaldson, W., & Adrian. (2004). The great Ziegfeld ([Full screen version].). Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Hunt Stromberg et al.. 2004. The Great Ziegfeld. Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Hunt Stromberg et al.. The Great Ziegfeld Warner Home Video, 2004.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Stromberg, Hunt, et al. The Great Ziegfeld [Full screen version]., Warner Home Video, 2004.

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