Victor/Victoria

A poverty-stricken singer in Depression-era Paris becomes convinced that the only way she can earn a living on the nightclub circuit is to masquerade as a man who impersonates women. Then she meets the man of her dreams.

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Corporate Authors: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer., Warner Home Video (Firm)
Other Authors: Edwards, Blake, 1922-, Adams, Tony, 1953-2005., Andrews, Julie., Garner, James., Preston, Robert, 1913-1987., Warren, Lesley Ann., Karras, Alex., Mancini, Henry.
Format: Movie DVD
Language:English
French
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2002.
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Summary:A poverty-stricken singer in Depression-era Paris becomes convinced that the only way she can earn a living on the nightclub circuit is to masquerade as a man who impersonates women. Then she meets the man of her dreams.

A Chicago mobster falls for a female impersonator, actually a woman, in 1930s Paris. Directed by Blake Edwards.

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Language Notes:In English with optional French soundtrack and English, French, Spanish, Portuguese and Japanese subtitles; closed captioned in English.
General Notes:Originally produced as a motion picture in 1982.
Based on the 1933 UFA-Film production "Viktor und Viktoria."
Special features: Cast & crew ; Commentary (by Julie Andrews and Blake Edwards) ; Theatrical trailer ; Awards.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits:Screenplay by Blake Edwards; music, Henry Mancini.
Performer:Julie Andrews, James Garner, Robert Preston, Lesley Ann Warren, Alex Karras.
System Details:DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Production Credits:Screenplay by Blake Edwards; music, Henry Mancini.
ISBN:0790746778
9780790746777
Author Notes:

Julie Andrews was born in Walton-on-Thames, England, on October 1, 1935. She is a film and stage actress. She came to the United States at the age of 19 to star in The Boyfriend on Broadway. Some of her other stage performances include My Fair Lady, Camelot and Victor/Victoria. She has starred is numerous movies including The Sound of Music, Thoroughly Modern Millie, 10, Victor/Victoria, The Princess Diaries, and Shrek. She won an Oscar for Mary Poppins, her very first motion picture appearance. She received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the British Academy of Film and Television and in 2000 the title of Dame was bestowed upon her by Queen Elizabeth II for lifetime achievements in the arts and humanities.

She is the author or co-author of numerous children's books including Mandy, The Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles, Dumpy the Dump Truck, Dumpy Saves Christmas, Little Bo: The Story of Bonnie Boadicea, Little Bo in France and The Very Fairy Princess Series. She also published an autobiography, Home: A Memoir of My Early Years, in 2008.

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