Hollywood Singing and Dancing
The 1930s, Dancing Away the Great DepressionDVD - 2009
Examines the history of Hollywood musical films. This program covers the 1930s, including the magic of director/choreographer Busby Berkeley; the screen partnership of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers; musical child stars such as Jane Withers, Deanna Durbin, Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney, and Shirley Temple; the musical ladies of 20th-Century Fox including Sonja Henie, Betty Grable, and Alice Faye; dancers such as Eleanor Powell, Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, the Nicholas Brothers, and James Gagney; and singing cowboys like Gene Autry and Roy Rogers.
Publisher: [North Hollywood, Calif.?] : Great Musical Treasures, c2009
Edition: Full screen
Branch Call Number: DVD 791.436578 HOLLYWOOD
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 150 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in