Showing posts with label Tony Curtis. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Tony Curtis. Show all posts

Sunday, 29 March 2015

The Manitou (1978)

Directed by William Girdler and starring Tony Curtis, Susan Strasberg, Stella Stevens, Jon Cedar, Burgess Meredith and Michael Ansara.

DVD bought in 2005

No extras

Monday, 2 March 2015

The Great Race (1965)

Directed by Blake Edwards and starring Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood and Peter Falk.

Blu-ray bought in 2014

The Great Race: On the Set (16mins)
Theatrical Trailer

Tuesday, 24 February 2015

Taras Bulba (1962)

Directed by J. Lee Thompson and starring Yul Brynner, Tony Curtis and Christine Kaufmann.

DVD bought in 2008

No extras

Sunday, 22 February 2015

Spartacus (1960)

Directed by Stanley Kubrick and starring Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, John Gavin and Tony Curtis.

2-disc Criterion Edition DVD bought in 2003

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2005

50th Anniversary Blu-ray bought in 2011
196m 37s



Criterion DVD extras -

Audio commentary by Kirk Douglas, Peter Ustinov, Howard Fast, Edward Lewis, Robert A. Harris and Saul Bass
Scene-by-Scene Audio Analysis
Study of the Score
Narrated Restoration Demonstration
Deleted Scenes
Alternate Ending
Vintage news reel footage
Behind the scenes at Gladiator School
Breaking the Blacklist
A letter from the MPAA
Promotional Material
Storyboards by Saul Bass
Sketches by Stanley Kubrick
Theatrical Trailer

Blu-ray extras -

Deleted Scenes
Archival Interviews
Behind the Scenes Footage
Vintage Newsreels
Theatrical Trailer
Image Galleries

Friday, 20 February 2015

Some Like it Hot (1959)

Directed by Billy Wilder and starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, George Raft, Pat O'Brien, Joe E. Brown and Nehemiah Persoff.

Special Edition DVD bought in 2002

Blu-ray bought in 2014
121m 32s


Blu-ray extras -

Audio Commentary featuring an interview with Tony Curtis, a 1984 interview with actor Jack Lemmon, and additional commentary with Paul Diamond, Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mendel
The Making of Some Like It Hot (26mins)
The Legacy of Some Like It Hot (20mins)
Nostalgic Look Back (31mins)
Memories From the Sweet Sues (12mins)
Virtual Hall of Memories (21mins)
Theatrical Trailer

Thursday, 19 February 2015

The Vikings (1958)

Directed by Richard Fleischer and starring Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis, Janet Leigh, Ernest Borgnine and James Donald.

DVD bought in 2003
111m 11s

Theatrical Trailer

Wednesday, 18 February 2015

Trapeze (1956)

Directed by Carol Reed and starring Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis and Gina Lollobrigida.

DVD bought in 2004

Theatrical Trailer