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Dance, girl, dance [videorecording] / an RKO Radio Picture ; RKO Radio Pictures presents ; produced by Erich Pommer ; screenplay by Tess Slesinger and Frank Davis ; story by Vicki Baum ; directed by Dorothy Arzner
[Standard version]
Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2007
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PN1997 .D257 2007    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Dancers -- Drama
Friendship -- Drama
Female friendship -- Drama
Burlesque (Theater) -- Drama
Man-woman relationships -- Drama
Subject Runyon, Damon, 1880-1946 -- Film adaptations
Subject(s) Feature films
Comedy films
Musical films
Romantic comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Short films
Film adaptations
Melodrama in motion pictures
Physical Description 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital mono.; full screen presentation, preserving the aspect ratio of the original theatrical presentation, 1.33:1 ; dual-layer disc
Language In English ; optional subtitles in English or French ; closed-captioned
Cast Dance, girl, dance : Maureen O'Hara, Louis Hayward, Lucille Ball, Virginia Field, Ralph Bellamy, Mary Carlisle, Katharine Alexander, Edward Brophy, Walter Abel, Harold Huber, Maria Ouspenskaya
Performer/Participant Just a cute kid: Cliff Edwards, Dana Dale, Frank Faylen, Olin Howland
Credits Dance, girl, dance : Music director, Edward Ward ; dances staged by Ernst Matray ; lyrics by Chester Forrest and Robert Wright ; director of photography, Russell Metty ; edited by Robert Wise
Just a cute kid: Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. and The Vitaphone Corporation present ; directed by Noel Smith ; screen play by Hal Yates, from a story by Damon Runyan [sic]; director of photography, James Van Trees ; film editor, Doug Gould
Summary "Bubbles loves to dance. But she also likes to eat. Her friend Judy may choose to suffer for her art, but not Bubbles. She swaps her ballet shoes for a G-string...and turns patrons' fantasies into dollars as burlesque sensation Tiger Lily White. Directed by Dorothy Arzner, classic Hollywood's sole major female director." -- Container
Note Dance, Girl, Dance was originally produced as a motion picture in 1940
MPAA Rating: Not rated
Incomplete Contents Just a cute kid [videorecording] (ca. 20 min., 1940) -- Malibu Beach party [a Merrie Melodies cartoon] [videorecording] (1940, ca. 8 min.) / supervision, I. Freleng ; story by Jack Miller ; animation, Gil Turner ; musical direction, Carl W. Stalling)
Awards Dance, girl, dance was named to the National Film Registry in 2007 by the Library of Congress
Alternate Author Slesinger, Tess, 1905-1945
Davis, Frank, 1897-1984
Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960
Arzner, Dorothy, 1900-1979
O'Hara, Maureen, 1920-
Hayward, Louis, 1909-1985
Ball, Lucille, 1911-1989
Field, Virginia, 1917-1992
Smith, Noel, 1895-1955
Runyon, Damon, 1880-1946. Short stories. Selections
Freleng, Friz, 1905-1995
RKO Radio Pictures
Turner Entertainment Co
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Vitaphone Corp
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)

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