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MGM, when the lion roars : the story of a Hollywood Empire / Turner Pictures presents a Point Blank Productions ; directed by Frank Martin.

Martin, Frank. (Director). Stewart, Patrick, 1940- (Added Author). Turner Pictures, Inc. (Added Author). Point Blank Productions. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).

On April 24, 1924 the movies changed forever. The studio opened and soon assembled the most stars. MGM reigns as Hollywood's class act and legendary entertainment empire. Full of memorable film clips, rare interviews, behind-the-scenes footage and insider information, this is a mother lode for film fans. Profiles perfectionist moguls, glamorous and charismatic actors, innovative filmmakers and landmark movies. Experience the dramatic and romantic fire, singing and dancing magic, and sweeping epic adventure of Hollywood's greatest studio.

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  • ISBN: 1419873660
  • ISBN: 9781419873669
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Full screen ver.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. The lions roar ; The lion reigns supreme, part 1 -- Disc 2. The lion reigns supreme, part 2 ; The lion in winter.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Michael Lonzo.
Participant or Performer Note:
Host, Patrick Stewart.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally broadcast as a television mini-series in 1992.
System Details Note:
DVD, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
English dialogue with French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Motion picture studios.
Motion picture producers and directors.
Motion picture actors and actresses.
Studios de cinéma.
Producteurs et réalisateurs de cinéma.
Motion picture actors and actresses.
Motion picture producers and directors.
Motion picture studios.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Television mini-series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television mini-series.
DVD-Video discs.
Documentaires télévisés.
Vidéos pour personnes handicapées auditives.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berks County. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at RACC.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Status Due Date Courses
RACC New - PN1993.5.U65 M46 2009 (Text) 33624024875708 New DVD Available -

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