The music man [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; music and lyrics by Meredith Willson ; screenplay by Marion Hargrove ; produced and directed by Morton DaCosta
- Additional Titles:
- Title on container: Meredith Wilson's the music man
- Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 
- Special ed.
- Physical Description:
- 1 videodisc (181 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Creators:
- Willson, Meredith, 1902-1984
Hargrove, Marion, 1919-2003
DaCosta, Morton, 1914-1989
Preston, Robert, 1918-1987
Jones, Shirley, 1934 March 31-
Hackett, Buddy, 1924-2003
Gingold, Hermione, 1897-1987
Ford, Paul, 1901-1976
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
- Language Note:
- In English with optional subtitles in French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
- Color feature film (151 min.) -- Documentary (30 min.).
- Silver-tongued con artist Harold Hill hoodwinks the stubborn townsfolk of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boy's band, but his game ultimately and romantically backfires.
- Related Titles:
- Right here in River City
- Audience Notes:
- Rated G.
- Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962, the film version of the Broadway play.
Special features: All-new documentary Right here in River City : the making of Meredith Willson's 'The music man' ; introduction by Shirley Jones ; production notes ; 2 theatrical trailers ; scene access.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Director of photography, Robert Burks ; film editor, William Ziegler ; music supervised and conducted by Ray Heindorf ; choreographer, Onna White.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Cast: Robert Preston, Shirley Jones, Buddy Hackett, Hermione Gingold, Paul Ford.
- Technical Details:
- DVD; region 1; Dolby Surround 5.1 stereo; widescreen version; enhanced for 16x9 TVs.
- No public performance rights. Classroom instruction and home use permitted.
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