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Sinatra, Frank

SKU: 883929447497

UPC 883929447497
Release Date 2015-05-05
Studio Warner Home Video
Discs 1
Length 143
Format (unknown)
Synopsis Gangway for Sinatra and Kelly as song and dance lead the list of activities when sailors on shore leave fall in with a fatherless boy and his beautiful aunt. Includes the irresistible dance sequence with Kelly and Jerry, the cartoon mouse. Academy Award Nominations: 5, including Best Picture, Best Actor Gene Kelly, Best Song (I Fall in Love Too Easily). Academy Awards: Best Scoring of a Musical Picture.The film is well-known for a sequence in which Gene Kelly dances with Jerry (of Tom and Jerry fame) in one of the first pairings between a live actor and an animated figure. Shot in three-strip Technicolor. George Stoll won the Academy Award for Best Scoring of a Musical, though his credit in the film was Musical Director. All songs in the film sung by Frank Sinatra were written by Jule Styne and Sammy Cahn. Earl Brent was the vocal arranger for Kathryn Grayson. Gene Kelly's actual credit was for Dance Sequences Creation. MGM Cartoon Studio provided the Tom & Jerry cartoon.Two sailors go on a four-day shore leave in Hollywood where, in their relentless effort to pick up girls, they become involved with a charming, fatherless boy who want to join the Navy and his beautiful aunt who's trying to get an audition with famous pianist José Iturbi.
Cast George Sidney (Director)
Natalie Marcin (Source Writer)
Gene Kelly (Star)
Kay Dean (Costume Designer)
Charles P. Boyle (Director of Photography)
Joe Pasternak (Producer)
Adrienne Fazan (Editor)
Jose Iturbi (Star)
Frank Sinatra (Star)
Robert Planck (Director of Photography)
Cedric Gibbons (Production Designer)
Isobel Lennart (Screenwriter)
James Burke (Star)
Pamela Britton (Star)
Gene Kelly (Choreographer)
George Stoll (Composer)
Randal Duell (Production Designer)
Richard Pefferle (Set Designer)
Billy Gilbert (Star)
Henry O'Neill (Star)
Dean Stockwell (Star)
Kathryn Grayson (Star)
Irene (Costume Designer)
Edwin B. Willis (Set Designer)
Sounds/Subtitles Blu-ray Disc Features: Region [unknown] Note: Vintage featurette Hanna & Barbera on the making of The Worry Song Football thrills of 1944 Vintage cartoon Jerky Turkey Trailer Full Frame - 1.37 Audio: DTS HD Master Audio - English, French, Spanish Subtitles - English, French, Spanish
Language English
Weight 0.15000
Height 0.35000
Width 5.25000
Depth 6.50000
Format Code Blu-ray Hi-Def DVD
Library Subject Feature Film Comedy
Attribute Widescreen
Product Code Movie

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