Re: Porgy and Bess, 1959

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Mon, 25 Mar 2002 15:15:57 -0800 (PST)

NO NEVER. Initially it was a problem with the Gershwin Estate and now it is
problem between Sam Goldwyn Jr & MGM/UA

Don't hold your breath

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Jessica Rosner
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> From: "Jan Abeita" <jabeita@snake.eou.edu> > Reply-To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu > Date: Mon, 25 Mar 2002 14:59:19 -0800 (PST) > To: Multiple recipients of list <videolib@library.berkeley.edu> > Subject: Porgy and Bess, 1959 > > Does anyone know if Otto Preminger's 1959 film, Porgy and Bess (starring > Sidney Poitier and Dorothy Dandridge), was ever distributed on VHS or DVD? > Or, is it still in distribution, and who has it? > > If not, why not? Will it ever be? > > Thanks ever so much to whomever can shed light, Jan. > *************************************************************** > Jan A. Abeita, Electronic Research & Media Specialist > Pierce Library, Eastern Oregon University > One University Blvd. > La Grande, Oregon 97850 > > email: jabeita@snake.eou.edu > ph 541.962.3780 > fax 541.962.3335 > > http://lib-www.eou.edu/ >