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A star is born  Cover Image DVD DVD

A star is born / Warner Bros. Pictures ; screen play by Moss Hart ; produced by Sidney Luft ; directed by George Cukor.


Drunken waning movie star Norman Maine meets showgirl Esther Blodgett when he literally stumbles into her act one night. A friendship develops which blossoms into romance but tensions increase as Esther's career takes off while Norman's plummets.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0790743450 :
  • ISBN: 9780790743455
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (176 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1999]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1954.
Based on the Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, robert Carson screen play ; from a story by William A. Wellman and Robert Carson.
"Presented in a "letterbox" widescreen format preserving the "scope" aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition. Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container.
Special features: Side A. feature film with cast & crew bios. Side B. Documentary network telecast of Hollywood premiere and newsreel coverage of post-premiere party ; 3 alternate filmings of "The Man That Got Away" ; deleted song "When My Sugar Walks Down the Street" ; theatrical trailers of the 1937, 1954, and 1976 film versions.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Sam Leavitt ; film editor, Folmar Blangsted ; music by Harold Arlen ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin.
Participant or Performer Note:
Judy Garland, James Mason, Jack Carson, Charles Bickford, Tom Noonan.
System Details Note:
DVD, dual-layer format.
DVD is double-sided.
Language Note:
In English ; with optional English or French subtitles.
Closed-captioned. Sound track in English (Dolby digital surround 5.1).
Subject: Motion picture actors and actresses > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Musicals. Feature films.

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Albany Carnegie.


  • 0 current holds with 6 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albany Carnegie Public Library DVD STA STAR-1954 PG (Text) 35615010056749 Movie Display Available -

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