Can-Can / Twentieth Century Fox presents Jack Cummings' production ; produced by Suffolk-Cummings Productions and released through Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation ; produced for the stage by Feuer and Martin ; screenplay by Dorothy Kingsley and Charles Lederer ; directed by Walter Lang
DVD | 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment | 2007
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2 videodiscs (142 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
20th Century Fox marquee musicals
DVD ; Region 1 ; widescreen (2.20:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.0 surround, Dolby Digital mono. ; 1 disc dual layer, 1 disc single layer, NTSC.
Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Maurice Chevalier, Louis Jourdan, Juliet Prowse, Marcel Dalio, Leon Belasco.
Director of photography, William H. Daniels ; editor, Robert Simpson ; songs, Cole Porter.
Based on the musical comedy by Abe Burrows.
DVD release of the 1960 motion picture.
The owner of Montmartre's most notorious nightspot, the Café Le Bal Du Paradis, Simone Pistache spends a great deal of her time in court, thanks to the banning of that "lewd and lascivious" dance, the Can-Can. So when her nightlife-loving lawyer and boyfriend, François Durnais, refuses to settle down and marry her, Simone decides to play up to his rival in romance, Parisian judge Philipe Forrestier, a lovestruck young jurist who's determined to make an honest woman out of her-- one way or the other.
Special features: "A leg up: the making of 'Can-Can'" featurette; "The classic Cole Porter" featurette; "Book by Burrows: the man who wrote 'Can-Can'" featurette; restoration comparison; original theatrical trailer; still galleries; interactive press book; souvenir program; behind the scenes; production stills; isolated music score.
In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, with English or Spanish subtitles.
Cole Porter's Can-Can