[Beverly Hills, Ca.] : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2005.
60th anniversary ed.
2 videodiscs (100, 118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital, stereo. and mono. (1945 version), 4.0 surround (1962 version).
In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
1945 version: Jeanne Crain, Dana Andrews, Dick Haymes, Vivian Blaine, Charles Winninger. 1962 version: Pat Boone, Bobby Darin, Pamela Tiffin, Ann-Margret, Tom Ewell, Alice Faye (1962).
1945 version: producer, William Perlberg ; director, Walter Lang (1945) ; cinematographer, Leon Shamroy ; editor, J. Watson Webb Jr. ; music, Richard Rodgers, lyrics, Oscar Hammerstein II. 1962 version: producer, Charles Brackett, director, Jose Ferrer ; screenplay, Richard Breen ; music, Richard Rodgers, lyrics, Oscar Hammerstein II.
Originally released as motion pictures in 1945 and 1962.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
A small-town family travels to the State Fair. The father is looking for a blue ribbon for his prize hog, Blue Boy, mom is looking for glory in her cooking, and the kids are looking for love.
Disc 1. State fair (1945) -- Disc 2. State fair (1962).
Special features: over 4 hours of all-new extras; includes both the 1945 and 1962 versions of the film; all-new commentary (1945 movie); singalong karaoke feature; "from page, to screen, to stage" featurette; all-new commentary by Pat Boone (1962 movie); vintage stage excerpt starring Mary Martin; never-before-released pilot for the State Fair TV series; still galleries.
MW, 1-06; 7-09(rpl)
Rodgers & Hammerstein's State fair
State fair (Motion picture : 1945)
State fair (Motion picture : 1962)