Victor Victoria

A woman singer working on the cabaret circuit pretends to be a man pretending to be a woman. Things get even more complicated when she meets the man of her dreams. Set in Paris, France, in 1934.

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Corporate Authors: Blake Edwards Entertainment., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer., Warner Home Video (Firm), Turner Entertainment Co.
Other Authors: Edwards, Blake, 1922-, Adams, Tony, 1953-2005., Andrews, Julie., Garner, James., Preston, Robert, 1913-1987., Warren, Lesley Ann., Karras, Alex., Rhys-Davies, John., Mancini, Henry., Bricusse, Leslie., Stone, Paddy.
Format: Movie DVD
Language:English
French
Japanese
Portuguese
Spanish
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2002?]
Edition:Widescreen format.
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Summary:A woman singer working on the cabaret circuit pretends to be a man pretending to be a woman. Things get even more complicated when she meets the man of her dreams. Set in Paris, France, in 1934.

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 or dubbed French; with optional English, French, Japanese, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
General Notes:Based on the film: "Viktor und Viktoria" (UFA-Film, c1933).
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1982.
Special features: optional audio commentary by Andrews & Edwards; 4 cast & crew selected filmographies (Andrews, Garner, Preston, Edwards); theatrical trailer (2 min.); list of awards won by the film.
"Turner Entertainment Co."--Disc label.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits:Director of photography, Dick Bush ; editor, Ralph E. Winters ; original music by Henry Mancini ; lyrics by Leslie Bricusse ; choreographer, Paddy Stone.
Performer:Julie Andrews, James Garner, Robert Preston, Lesley Ann Warren, Alex Karras, John Rhys-Davies.
System Details:DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English, Dolby digital mono. in French.
Audience:MPAA rating: PG.
Awards:Academy Award: Best Original Song Score, Henry Mancini, Leslie Briscusse; Golden Globes; National Board of Review; Writers Guild of America, 1982.
Production Credits:Director of photography, Dick Bush ; editor, Ralph E. Winters ; original music by Henry Mancini ; lyrics by Leslie Bricusse ; choreographer, Paddy Stone.
ISBN:0790746778
9780790746777
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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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