The Resource South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; originally produced on the stage by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Leland Hayward and Joshua Logan ; produced by Buddy Adler ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan ; directed by Joshua Logan, (DVD)

South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; originally produced on the stage by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Leland Hayward and Joshua Logan ; produced by Buddy Adler ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan ; directed by Joshua Logan, (DVD)

Label
South Pacific
Title
South Pacific
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; originally produced on the stage by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Leland Hayward and Joshua Logan ; produced by Buddy Adler ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan ; directed by Joshua Logan
Title variation
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein's
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young American nurse from Little Rock meets the handsome and mysterious French planter on a South Pacific island during World War II. Seeking respite from the battles around them, they find refuge in each other as their romance blooms in the lush tropical paradise
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Disc 1 (Original theatrical version): English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
  • Disc 2 (Road show version): English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Ray Walston, Juanita Hall, France Nuyen, Russ Brown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1994
  • 1930-
  • 1931-
  • 1902-1979
  • 1895-1960
  • 1907-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Logan, Joshua
  • Brazzi, Rossano
  • Gaynor, Mitzi
  • Kerr, John
  • Rodgers, Richard
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Michener, James A.
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
157
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nurses
  • Plantation owners
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sailors
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; originally produced on the stage by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Leland Hayward and Joshua Logan ; produced by Buddy Adler ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan ; directed by Joshua Logan, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentary by Ted Chapin and Gerard Alessandrini; Songs-only option; Singalong karaoke subtitles (English); Disc 2: Extended "road show" version of 'South Pacific' (172 min., col.); Commentary by Richard Barrios; Exclusive featurette: "Making of 'South Pacific'"; Diane Sawyer takes James Michener back to the islands where his "Tales of the South Pacific" were born; Vintage stage excerpts: "Some enchanted evening" and "A wonderful guy" performed by original Broadway stars Mary Martin and Ezio Pinza; Fox Movietone News: "'South Pacific' on the screen--a perfect hit, State Department confers high honor on 'South Pacific'"; Mitzi Gaynor screen test; Original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm74336907
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 157 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543381525
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2238152
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.20:1, letterbox) presentation; (disc 1) Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., dual layer, NTSC, (disc 2) Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., dual layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
South Pacific, [presented by] Rodgers and Hammerstein ; originally produced on the stage by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Leland Hayward and Joshua Logan ; produced by Buddy Adler ; screenplay by Paul Osborn ; adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan ; directed by Joshua Logan, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentary by Ted Chapin and Gerard Alessandrini; Songs-only option; Singalong karaoke subtitles (English); Disc 2: Extended "road show" version of 'South Pacific' (172 min., col.); Commentary by Richard Barrios; Exclusive featurette: "Making of 'South Pacific'"; Diane Sawyer takes James Michener back to the islands where his "Tales of the South Pacific" were born; Vintage stage excerpts: "Some enchanted evening" and "A wonderful guy" performed by original Broadway stars Mary Martin and Ezio Pinza; Fox Movietone News: "'South Pacific' on the screen--a perfect hit, State Department confers high honor on 'South Pacific'"; Mitzi Gaynor screen test; Original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm74336907
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 157 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543381525
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2238152
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.20:1, letterbox) presentation; (disc 1) Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., dual layer, NTSC, (disc 2) Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., dual layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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