South Pacific [videorecording] / Rodgers and Hammerstein present ; presented by Magna Theatre Corporation
DVDs | Distributed by] 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment | c1999 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD S MUSICAL)
[Beverly Hills, Calif. : CBS Fox Video : Distributed by] 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c1999.
1 videodisc (150 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Rossano Brazzi, Mitzi Gaynor, John Kerr, Ray Walston, Juanita Hall, France Nuyen, Russ Brown.
Screenplay, Paul Osborn ; music, Richard Rodgers ; lyrics, Oscar Hammerstein II ; producer, Buddy Adler ; director, Joshua Logan ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; film editor, Robert Simpson ; music supervisor and conductor, Alfred Newman.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1958 by 20th Century Fox.
Based on the novel 'Tales of the South Pacific' by James A. Michener.
Adapted from the play 'South Pacific' by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Set in the Pacific theater during World War II, this musical film explores the theme of racial prejudice in two parallel stories--that of a Navy nurse's love for a plantation owner with two Eurasian children, and a Marine lieutenant's love for a native woman.
Special features: Movietone newsreel on movie's premiere ; theatrical trailer ; cast & crew biographies.
Title on container: Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific
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