shop by

Words and Music

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview

This is the story of rogers and hart, the brilliant composer and lyricist who together created the classic movie musicals of the '30s and '40s.


Studio Warner
SKU 204408398
UPC 012569795327
UPC 14 00012569795327
Format DVD
Release Date 7/24/2007
Rating NR
Aspect Ratio
Standard  1.33:1 [4:3]
Cast & Crew
Albert Akst - Editor
Arthur Freed - Producer
Ben Feiner, Jr. - Screenplay
Cedric Gibbons - Art Director
Charles Rosher - Cinematographer
Cyd Charisse - Actor
Ferris Webster - Editor
Fred F. Finklehoffe - Screenplay
Gene Kelly - Featuring
Guy Bolton - Based On Story By
Harry Stradling, Sr. - Cinematographer
Jack Martin Smith - Art Director
Janet Leigh - Actor
Jean Holloway - Based On Story By
Judy Garland - Featuring
Lena Horne - Featuring
Mickey Rooney - Actor
Norman Taurog - Director
Perry Como - Actor
Tom Drake - Actor
ReviewSource Bright Lights Film Journal
Review "Is Words and Music, MGM's 1948 ""and then they wrote"" biopic of songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart, a masterpiece? Although long available on video, the film has inspired remarkably little praise. Yet it probably contains more first-rate production numbers than any other Hollywood musical ever made...Mickey Rooney, as Lorenz Hart, gets most of the screen time in Words and Music. Rooney, still alive and kicking as the twentieth century gets ready to fade into the sunset, is regarded as something of a joke today, if he's noticed at all. Yet in his heyday, he really was ""the biggest star in Hollywood,"" as he'll be glad to tell you...Words and Music saves the best for last: a rousing, over the top version of ""Slaughter on Tenth Avenue,"" a jazz ballet tale of Love and Death set among Manhattan's demimonde...This is kitsch that never gets old."
Reviewer Alan Vanneman
ReviewRating 10
DVD, Pan and Scan (TV Format), Aspect Ratio 1.33:1, English, French, Subtitled
Product Attributes
Video Format DVD
Channel 4 Film ...a roll-call of musical comedy and enthusiasm.
Michael E. Grost, Classic Film & Television ...good song numbers...

More Buying Options

Seller Infomation Price & Shipping  
Importcds $13.30 + $2.98 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns
All our items are brand new - Ships directly from our Warehouse in California - Estimated delivery time: 5-7 days after shipment.
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
BeachAudio $16.46 + $2.68 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns
Buy with confidence. Over 1 million satisfied customers since 2002!
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
VNHM SHOP $20.18 + free shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
$13.30 + $2.98 shipping
$19.97 You save $6.67 (33%)
Rakuten Super Points Earn 14 ($0.14) Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
Get this item for
(price with shipping)
(redeem points)
Format: DVD
Condition: Brand New
In Stock. Usually Ships in 1 to 2 business days
Please select an option to buy
Add to Cart

Sold By:  Importcds
What is a Marketplace and Shop Owner?
  • Our marketplace is a platform where approved third-party retailers (Shop Owners) can sell their products
  • Items are sold and shipped by Shop Owners
  • Your credit card and personal information remain secure; meets all PCI Security Standards.
  • Purchases can only be returned to the Shop Owner
  • All purchases receive Rakuten Super Points™
Promotions & Offers (1)
  •  custom promo
    5% Back* Sitewide with Promo Code Rewardme *See page for details