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The Resource Fame, Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; written by Christopher Gore ; produced by David De Silva and Alan Marshall ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)

Fame, Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; written by Christopher Gore ; produced by David De Silva and Alan Marshall ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)

Label
Fame
Title
Fame
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; written by Christopher Gore ; produced by David De Silva and Alan Marshall ; directed by Alan Parker
Title variation
Fame, the original movie
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Choreographer
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Tells the story of various students at the High School of Performing Arts in New York. City. Dance sequences include an audition, classes, a ballet solo by Antonia Franceschi, and the ensemble numbers "Fame" and "I sing the body electric."
Awards note
  • Academy Award for Best Music, Original Song, 1980
  • Golden Globe for Best Original Song, 1980
Cataloging source
BIB
Characteristic
  • chart
  • videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Fame (Motion picture : 1980)
Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Seresin ; editor, Gerry Hambling ; original music, Michael Gore ; choreography, Louis Falco
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
Closed-captioned; English (5.1 surround) or French (surround stereo.) soundtracks; optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F36 2009
PerformerNote
Eddie Barth, Irene Cara (Coco Hernandez), Lee Curreri (Bruno Martelli), Laura Dean (Lisa Monroe), Antonia Franceschi (Hilary Van Doren), Boyd Gaines, Albert Hague, Tresa Hughes, Steve Inwood, Paul McCrane, Anne Meara, Joanna Merlin, Jim Moody, Gene Anthony Ray (Leroy Johnson), Maureen Teefy, Debbie Allen (Lydia)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1944-
  • 1959-
  • 1963-
  • 1920-2001
  • 1947-
  • 1949-
  • 1950-
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gore, Christopher
  • De Silva, David
  • Marshall, Alan
  • Parker, Alan
  • Barth, Eddie
  • Cara, Irene
  • Curreri, Lee
  • Dean, Laura
  • Franceschi, Antonia
  • Gaines, Boyd
  • Hague, Albert
  • Hughes, Tresa
  • Inwood, Steve
  • McCrane, Paul
  • Meara, Anne
  • Merlin, Joanna
  • Moody, Jim
  • Ray, Gene Anthony
  • Teefy, Maureen
  • Allen, Debbie
  • Seresin, Michael
  • Hambling, Gerry
  • Gore, Michael
  • Falco, Louis
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
133
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High School of Performing Arts (New York, N.Y.)
  • High school students
  • Performing arts
  • Dance
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Fame, Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; written by Christopher Gore ; produced by David De Silva and Alan Marshall ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/war1000091943d.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1980 motion picture
  • Accompanied by original soundtrack compact disc
  • Special features include: class reunion commentary with branching video highlights, featuring director Alan Parker and cast members Lee Curreri, Laura Dean, Gene Anthony Ray and Maureen Teefy; On location with Fame (vintage featurette); Fame field trip (visit to the school that inspired the movie); theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • unknown
Contents
Original soundtrack: Fame -- Out here on my own -- Hot lunch jam -- Dogs in the yard -- Red light -- Is it ok if I call you mine? -- Never alone -- Ralph and Monty -- I sing the body electric -- Miles from here -- Out here on my own (instrumental version) -- Fame (instrumental version)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (133 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781419880063
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929063390
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
3000023059
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
System control number
  • 1515654
  • (OCoLC)436937282
  • (OCoLC)ocn436937282
  • 1515654
System details
DVD
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fame, Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents ; written by Christopher Gore ; produced by David De Silva and Alan Marshall ; directed by Alan Parker, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/war1000091943d.gif
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1980 motion picture
  • Accompanied by original soundtrack compact disc
  • Special features include: class reunion commentary with branching video highlights, featuring director Alan Parker and cast members Lee Curreri, Laura Dean, Gene Anthony Ray and Maureen Teefy; On location with Fame (vintage featurette); Fame field trip (visit to the school that inspired the movie); theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • unknown
Contents
Original soundtrack: Fame -- Out here on my own -- Hot lunch jam -- Dogs in the yard -- Red light -- Is it ok if I call you mine? -- Never alone -- Ralph and Monty -- I sing the body electric -- Miles from here -- Out here on my own (instrumental version) -- Fame (instrumental version)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 videodisc (133 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781419880063
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929063390
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
3000023059
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • sound disc
System control number
  • 1515654
  • (OCoLC)436937282
  • (OCoLC)ocn436937282
  • 1515654
System details
DVD
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

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