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Contents: v. 1. (1934-1945) The continental / Fred Astaire -- Lullaby of Broadway / Dick Powell -- The way you look to-night / Fred Astaire -- Sweet Leilani / Bing Crosby -- Thanks for the memory / Bob Hope & Shirley Ross -- Over the rainbow / Judy Garland -- When you wish upon a star / Cliff Edwards -- The last time I saw Paris / Kate Smith -- White Christmas / Bing Crosby -- You'll never know / Dick...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM ENV

Kinn, Gail.

Summary: Presents a history of the Academy Awards with a year-by-year look at the nominations and winners in each category.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 791.43 KIN

Summary: 41 restored and remastered Oscar-winning animated shorts.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2008

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY WAR

Pond, Steve.

Summary: A look at the machinations behind everyone's favorite Hollywood circus and what it reveals about the business of moviemaking. The Oscars breed their own peculiar mania and a billion people worldwide are alleged to watch the broadcast every year. Love it or loathe it, the Oscars are an irresistible spectacle: a gaudy, glitzy, momentous, and foolish window into the unholy alliance of art and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Faber and Faber 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 791.4372 PON

Rodgers, Richard

Contents: Prelude and The sound of music (2:44) -- Overture and preludium : Dixit Dominus (3:14) -- Morning hymn and alleluia (2:01) -- Maria (3:16) -- I have confidence (3:26) -- Sixteen going on seventeen (3:18) -- My favorite things (2:17) -- Do-re-mi (5:32) -- The sound of music (2:10) -- The lonely goatherd (3:09) -- Edelweiss (2:16) -- Laendler (2:26) -- So long, farewell (2:54) -- Enter'acte...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: RCA Victor 2005

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM SOU

Holden, Anthony

Summary: Appendices include a list of nominees in the main categories (1927-1991), a list of honorary Oscars, and "Oscar facts and figures."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1993

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 791.43 HOL

Summary: It's about an indie movie called "Home for Purim," a somewhat inane drama about a dysfunctional Jewish family living in the South during World War II. But while the film is still in production, a reporter for an online entertainment site drops the word -- based on a brief visit to the set -- that one of the ensemble cast performers may be an Oscar contender. It goes on to chronicle how the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY FOR

Summary: Michael Steele is ten days from the biggest night of his life. He has been nominated for Best Actor at the Academy Awards. Achieving the height of career success, Michael is quickly cast in the role of a lifetime as the lead character in a classic struggle between good and evil when rumors about his morality and faith run rampant. Will he buckle with temptation or stay true to his beliefs?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Genius Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD WAG1