Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn [videorecording] / a Paramount picture ; screen play by Claude Binyon ; adaptation by Elmer Rice ; produced and directed by Mark Sandrich.
Contributor(s): Sandrich, Mark | Binyon, Claude | Rice, Elmer | Crosby, Bing | Astaire, Fred | Reynolds, Marjorie | Dale, Virginia | Abel, Walter | Beavers, Louise | Berlin, Irving | Berlin, Irving. Holiday Inn. Selections | Paramount Pictures Corporation | Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm).Material type: FilmPublisher: [United States] : Universal, 2008Edition: 3-disc collectors set.Description: 2 videodiscs (101 min.) : sd., b&w and col. ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscOther title: Holiday Inn.Subject(s): Taverns (Inns) -- Drama | Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Drama | Holidays -- Drama | Hotels -- New England -- Drama | Tap dancers -- Drama | Entertainers -- DramaGenre/Form: Christmas films. | Feature films. | Fiction films. | Musical films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.43/72 LOC classification: PN1997 | .H65 2008
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Based on an idea by Irving Berlin.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1942.
Includes both the original black & white and brand-new color versions of the film.
Special features: A retrospective of Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire ; making-of featurette ; audio commentary by film historian Ken Barnes, with archive audio comments by Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire and John Scott Trotter ; original theatrical trailer ; featurette on making the new color version.
Disc one: original black & white version -- Disc two: new color version.
Lyrics and music, Irving Berlin ; specialty accompaniments, Bob Crosby's Band ; dance ensembles stages by Danny Dare ; art direction, Hans Dreier, Roland Anderson ; edited by Ellsworth Hoagland ; gowns, Edith Head.
Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Marjorie Reynolds, Virginia Dale, Walter Abel, Louise Beavers.
A song and dance man leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. A former partner joins him and the two find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady.
Rating: Not rated.
DVD, region 1, full frame (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0.
In English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Academy Awards, 1943: Best Music, Original Song (Irving Berlin for the song "White Christmas").