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The Resource The Jolson story, Columbia Pictures ; produced by Sidney Skolsky ; screenplay by Stephen Longstreet ; adaption by Harry Chandlee & Andrew Solt ; directed by Alfred E. Green, (videorecording DVD)

The Jolson story, Columbia Pictures ; produced by Sidney Skolsky ; screenplay by Stephen Longstreet ; adaption by Harry Chandlee & Andrew Solt ; directed by Alfred E. Green, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The Jolson story
Title
The Jolson story
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; produced by Sidney Skolsky ; screenplay by Stephen Longstreet ; adaption by Harry Chandlee & Andrew Solt ; directed by Alfred E. Green
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The film traces the meteoric singing/performing career of Asa Yoelson, a talented cantor's son determined to make it big in the "biz". After changing his name to Al Jolson, he captivated audiences everywhere with his minstrel and jazz performances
Cataloging source
JTD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Joseph Walker ; art directors, Stephen Goosson, Walter Holscher ; editor, William A. Lyon ; music, Saul Chaplin, Morris Stoloff ; costume designer, Jean Louis
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.B55
LC item number
J65766 2003
PerformerNote
Larry Parks, Evelyn Keyes, William Demarest, Bill Goodwin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-2002
  • 1882-1956
  • 1889-1960
  • 1914-1975
  • 1916-2008
  • 1910-1958
  • 1912-1997
  • 1898-1980
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Skolsky, Sidney
  • Longstreet, Stephen
  • Chandlee, Harry
  • Solt, Andrew
  • Green, Alfred E.
  • Parks, Larry
  • Keyes, Evelyn
  • Demarest, William
  • Goodwin, Bill
  • Chaplin, Saul
  • Stoloff, Morris
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jolson, Al
  • Entertainers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Jolson story, Columbia Pictures ; produced by Sidney Skolsky ; screenplay by Stephen Longstreet ; adaption by Harry Chandlee & Andrew Solt ; directed by Alfred E. Green, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54023530
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781404931107
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009011
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
00901
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781404931107
System details
DVD ; full screen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Jolson story, Columbia Pictures ; produced by Sidney Skolsky ; screenplay by Stephen Longstreet ; adaption by Harry Chandlee & Andrew Solt ; directed by Alfred E. Green, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54023530
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781404931107
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009011
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
00901
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781404931107
System details
DVD ; full screen
Video recording format
DVD

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