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Author Hillier, Jim.

Title 100 Film Musicals
Published Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
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Series BFI screen guides
BFI screen guides.
Contents Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Afrita Hanem, Henri Barakat, 1949; An American in Paris, Vincente Minnelli, 1951; Anchors Aweigh, George Sidney, 1945; Ansiedad, Miguel Zacarias, 1953; Applause, Rouben Mamoulian, 1929; The Band Wagon, Vincente Minnelli, 1953; Cabaret, Bob Fosse, 1972; Cabin in the Sky, Vincente Minnelli, 1943; Calamity Jane, David Butler, 1953; Car Wash, Michael Schultz, 1976; Carmen Jones, Otto Preminger, 1954; Carousel, Henry King, 1956; Cavalcade, Frank Lloyd, 1933; Chicago, Rob Marshall, 2002; Come on George!, Anthony Kimmins, 1939
Cover Girl, Charles Vidor, 1944Dancer in the Dark, Lars von Trier, 2000; Les Demoiselles de Rochefort, Jacques Demy, 1967; Dil se & Mani Ratnam, 1998; Die Dreigroschenoper, G.W. Pabst, 1931; Easter Parade, Charles Walters, 1948; Evergreen, Victor Saville, 1934; Flying Down to Rio, Thornton Freeland, 1933; Footlight Parade, Lloyd Bacon, 1933; Footloose, Herbert Ross, 1984; 42nd Street, Lloyd Bacon, 1933; Funny Face, Stanley Donen, 1957; Funny Girl, William Wyler, 1968; The Gay Divorcee, Mark Sandrich, 1934; Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Howard Hawks, 1953
Kiss Me Kate, George Sidney, 1953Der Kongress tanzt, Erik Charell, 1931; Little Shop of Horrors, Frank Oz, 1986; The Littlest Rebel, David Butler, 1935; Love Me or Leave Me, Charles Vidor, 1955; Love Me Tonight, Rouben Mamoulian, 1932; The Love Parade, Ernst Lubitsch, 1929; Mary Poppins, Robert Stevenson, 1964; Meet Me in St. Louis, Vincente Minnelli, 1944; The Merry Widow, Ernst Lubitsch, 1934; Le Million, René Clair, 1931; Moulin Rouge!, Baz Luhrmann, 2001; The Music Man, Morton DaCosta, 1962; Nashville, Robert Altman, 1975; Naughty Marietta, Robert Z. Leonard/W. S. van Dyke, 1935
New York, New York, Martin Scorsese, 1977Oklahoma!, Fred Zinnemann, 1955; Oliver!, Carol Reed, 1968; On the Town, Gene Kelly/Stanley Donen, 1949; One from the Heart, Francis Ford Coppola, 1982; One Hour with You, Ernst Lubitsch/George Cukor, 1932; 100 Men and a Girl, Henry Koster, 1937; Opera Jawa, Garin Nugroho, 2006; Original Cast Album: Company, D.A. Pennebaker, 1970; The Pajama Game, George Abbott/Stanley Donen, 1957; Pakeezah, Kamal Amrohi, 1972; Les Parapluies de Cherbourg, Jacques Demy, 1964; Pas sur la bouche, Alain Resnais, 2003; The Pirate, Vincente Minnelli, 1948
The Girl Can't Help It, Frank Tashlin, 1956Gold Diggers of 1933, Mervyn LeRoy, 1933; Golden Eighties, Chantal Akerman, 1986; Grease, Randal Kleiser, 1978; Guys and Dolls, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, 1955; Hallelujah!, King Vidor, 1929; A Hard Day's Night, Richard Lester, 1964; The Harder They Come, Perry Henzell, 1972; High School Musical, Kenny Ortega, 2006; Holiday Inn, Mark Sandrich, 1942; 8 femmes, François Ozon, 2002; It's Always Fair Weather, Gene Kelly/Stanley Donen, 1955; Jailhouse Rock, Richard Thorpe, 1957; Janken musume, Sugie Toshio, 1955; The Jazz Singer, Alan Crosland, 1927
Summary A selection of 100 films from one of the best-loved genres of Hollywood and world cinema, with entries ranging from 'Gold Diggers of 1933' to 'High School Musical' of 2006, and from the Reggae classic 'The Harder They Come' to Guru Dutt's 'Pyaasa' (1957). The authors' introduction outlines the history and key features of the film musical
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Subject Musical films -- Catalogs
Musical films.
Genre/Form Catalogs.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1844575683