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The Resource Dangerous when wet, Turner Entertainment Co. ; M-G-M presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by George Wells ; written by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by Charles Walters, (DVD)

Dangerous when wet, Turner Entertainment Co. ; M-G-M presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by George Wells ; written by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by Charles Walters, (DVD)

Label
Dangerous when wet
Title
Dangerous when wet
Statement of responsibility
Turner Entertainment Co. ; M-G-M presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by George Wells ; written by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by Charles Walters
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Katie Higgins is from a health-conscious family of swimmers. She falls in with con man Windy Weebe. The Higgins family decides to swim the English Channel in order to raise money to purchase a prize bull for their Arkansas farm. As she practices for the English Channel swim, Katie gets lost in the fog and is rescued by wealthy wine merchant Andre Lanet, and she falls for him hard. Katie's dream sequence features the animated cartoon characters Tom and Jerry
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Arthur Schwartz ; lyrics, Johnny Mercer
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
D36447687 2007
PerformerNote
Esther Williams, Fernando Lamas, Jack Carson, Charlotte Greenwood, Denise Darcel, William Demarest, Donna Corcoran
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-2000
  • 1911-1982
  • 1923-
  • 1910-1963
  • 1890-1977
  • 1925-
  • 1900-1984
  • 1909-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wells, George
  • Kingsley, Dorothy
  • Walters, Charles
  • Williams, Esther
  • Lamas, Fernando
  • Carson, Jack
  • Greenwood, Charlotte
  • Darcel, Denise
  • Demarest, William
  • Corcoran, Donna
  • Schwartz, Arthur
  • Mercer, Johnny
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
95
Series statement
TCM spotlight
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women swimmers
  • Swimmers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
  • English Channel
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Dangerous when wet, Turner Entertainment Co. ; M-G-M presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by George Wells ; written by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by Charles Walters, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special features: Outtake musical number "C'est la guerre" -- Audio-only bonus: Johnny Mercer demo recordings of "Fifi," "I got out of bed on the right side" and "I like men" -- Promotional radio interview with Esther Williams -- Pete Smith specialty comedy short "This is a living?" -- Classic cartoon "The cat and the mermouse" -- Esther Williams musicals trailer gallery -- Language: English -- Subtitles: English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9781419850998
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569797703
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn154235906
  • (OCoLC)154235906
  • 892719
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dangerous when wet, Turner Entertainment Co. ; M-G-M presents a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; produced by George Wells ; written by Dorothy Kingsley ; directed by Charles Walters, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special features: Outtake musical number "C'est la guerre" -- Audio-only bonus: Johnny Mercer demo recordings of "Fifi," "I got out of bed on the right side" and "I like men" -- Promotional radio interview with Esther Williams -- Pete Smith specialty comedy short "This is a living?" -- Classic cartoon "The cat and the mermouse" -- Esther Williams musicals trailer gallery -- Language: English -- Subtitles: English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Isbn
9781419850998
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569797703
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn154235906
  • (OCoLC)154235906
  • 892719
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD

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