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The Benny Goodman story

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Title The Benny Goodman story [videorecording].
Publisher/Date [Richmond, Victoria] Madman Entertainment, [2016]
Pagination etc. 1 DVD-video (approx. 111 min.) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Series Universal vault collection
Contents note Madman Entertainment: MMTV0023.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1955.
Creation Note Written and directed by Valentine Davies ; produced by Aaron Rosenberg.
Performer note Steve Allen, Donna Reed, Gene Krupa, Lionel Hampton, Ben Pollack, Teddy Wilson, Edward "Kid" Ory.
Summary Note The music of Benny Goodman comes to life in this musical biography of the famed King of Swing. Featuring all the outstanding songs and instrumentals made famous by the immortal clarinetist, the story follows the innovative musician from his childhood in Chicago to his historic concert at Carnegie Hall in 1938.
Target audience note Rated G.
Language note In English.
Subject - Name Goodman, Benny, -- 1909-1986 -- Drama
Subject Band directors -- United States -- Drama
Big band music -- Drama
Biographical films
Musical films
Feature films
Fiction films
Biographical films.
Musical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Musical films -- DVD
Biographical films -- DVD
Added Author Davies, Valentine, 1905-1961 screenwriter, director.
Rosenberg, Aaron, 1912-1979 producer.
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 actor.
Reed, Donna, 1921-1986 actor.
Krupa, Gene, 1909-1973 actor.
Corporate Author Universal-International (Firm)
Universal City Studios
Shelf Location DVD F BENN
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