Show boat
Show boat


Uniform Title
Show boat (Motion picture : 1951)

Standard version.

Publication Information
[Burbank, Calif.] : Turner Entertainment Co. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2000.

Physical Description
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format.
Based on the musical play by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, II from Edna Ferber's novel.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
DVD release date: Aug. 8, 2000. Package copyright renewed 2010.
Special features: original theatrical trailer.

Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler.

Reading Level
Not rated.

Gamblers -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Women entertainers -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Actresses -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Showboats -- 19th century -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Gambling on river boats -- Mississippi River -- 19th century -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Paddle steamers -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Interracial marriage -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Musical films.
Film adaptations -- Video recordings.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD videodiscs.

Added Author
Mahin, John Lee, 1902-1984.
Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973.
Sidney, George, 1916-2002.
Grayson, Kathryn, 1922-2010.
Gardner, Ava, 1922-1990.
Keel, Howard, 1919-2004.
Brown, Joe E. (Joe Evan), 1892-1973.
Champion, Marge.
Champion, Gower, 1919-1980.
Sterling, Robert, 1917-2006.
Moorehead, Agnes, 1906-1974.
Erickson, Leif, 1911-1986.
Warfield, William.
Hammerstein, Oscar, 1895-1960
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968
Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945.

Added Corporate Author
Loew's Incorporated.
Turner Entertainment Co.
Warner Home Video (Firm)

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Hildale BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Show Boat (1951)Checked In
Enterprise BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video DiscPN1997 .S46 2010Trace
St. George BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Show Boat (1951)Checked In