Showing posts with label 1933 movies. Show all posts
Showing posts with label 1933 movies. Show all posts

Friday, 6 February 2015

Dancing Lady (1933)

Directed by Robert Z. Leonard and starring Joan Crawford, Clark Gable and Franchot Tone.

DVD bought in 2013
91m 38s
Part of the 'Clark Gable Collection'

Extras include
Vintage musical shorts: 
Planet Nuts with Ted Healy and the Three Stooges, 
Roast Beef & Movies with Curly Howard
Theatrical trailer

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers Collection vol.1-2

DVD collection bought in 2013


Movies included in the sets -

Flying Down to Rio (1933)
The Gay Divorcee (1934)
Top Hat (1935)
Roberta (1935)
Follow the Fleet (1936)
Swing Time (1936)
Shall We Dance (1937)
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939)

Extras include commentaries, featurettes, shorts and cartoons.

The Busby Berkeley Collection

9-film 10-disc DVD box set bought in 2013

Movies included in the set -

42nd Street (1933)
Gold Diggers of 1933
Footlight Parade (1933)
Dames (1934)
Gold Diggers of 1935
Gold Diggers of 1937
Varsity Show (1937)
Hollywood Hotel (1937)
Gold Diggers in Paris (1938)

Extras include commentaries, documentaries shorts and cartoons

42nd Street (1933)

Directed by Lloyd Bacon and starring Warner Baxter, Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell and Ginger Rogers.

DVD bought in 2007
89m 15s

Harry Warren: America's foremost composer (9m 09s)
Hollywood Newsreel (8m 57s)
A Trip Through a Hollywood Studio (10m 06s)

Legends of Horror Collection

6-film 3-disc DVD collection bought in 2006

Movies included in the set -

Doctor X (1932)
The Mask of Fu Manchu (1932)
Mark of the Vampire (1935)
Mad Love (1935)
The Devil-Doll (1936)
The Return of Doctor X (1939)

Tuesday, 3 February 2015

The King Kong Collection

King Kong (1933) directed by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack, and starring Fay Wray, Bruce Cabot and Robert Armstrong. 104m 17s

Son of Kong (1933) directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack and starring Robert Armstrong, Helen Mack and Frank Reicher. 69m 24s

Mighty Joe Young (1949) directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack and starring Terry Moore, Ben Johnson and Robert Armstrong. 93m 40s

4-disc 3-film DVD collection bought in 2005

Commentary by Ray Harryhausen and Ken Ralston, with Merian C. Cooper and Fay Wray
I'm King Kong!: The Exploits of Merian C. Cooper -- 2005 documentary
Merian C. Cooper Movies Trailer Gallery
Disc 2: King-Sized Special Features
RKO Production 601: The Making of Kong, Eighth Wonder of the World - 7 Part Documentary including...
The Origins of "King Kong"
Willis O'Brien and "Creation"
Cameras Roll on Kong, The Eighth Wonder
A Milestone in Visual Effects
Passion, Sound and Fury
The Mystery of the Lost "Spider Pit" Sequence
King Kong's Legacy
Creation Test Footage with Commentary by Ray Harryhausen
Son of Kong
Theatrical trailer
Mighty Joe Young
Commentary by Terry Moore and visual effects veterans Ray Harryhausen and Ken Ralston, with interpolated interviews excepts of Merian C. Cooper
A conversation with Ray Harryhausen and the Chiodo Brothers
"Ray Harryhausen and Might Joe Young"