Rose of Washington Square [videorecording] / Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; Darryl F. Zanuck in charge of production ; directed by Gregory Ratoff ; associate producer and screen play by Nunnally Johnson.
Beverly Hills : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2008.
Rose Sargent dreams of being a star but can only find work singing in dive bars and speakeasies. When she meets the handsome charmer Bart Clinton the two instantly fall in love. But he's a gambler and a con artist who seems to always wiggle his way in and out of trouble. While singing at her friend Ted Cotter's party. Rose is discovered by a top agent and her life and career take off towards stardom. Rose quickly realizes she must choose which life and love she wants more.
DVD, NTSC; Dolby Digital mono.
English dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Title from container.
Tyrone Power, Alice Faye, Al Jolson, William Frawley, Joyce Compton, Hobart Cavanaugh.
Music and lyrics by Mack Gordon and Harry Revel ("I never knew heaven could speak"), James F. Hanley and Ballard MacDonald ("Rose of Washington Square") ; dances staged by Seymour Felix ; cinematography, Karl Freund ; editing, Louis Loeffler ; musical direction, Louis Silvers.
"Based on a story by John Larkin and Jerry Horwin."
Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
Special features: isolated score track; Funny girl, funny man featurette; deleted scenes; restoration comparison; original theatrical trailer; advertising gallery; still gallery.
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