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Joan Crawford Collection. : Volume 2 (2008)


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Published: [United States] : Burbank, Calif. : Turner Entertainment Co. ; Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2008]
Description:  5 videodiscs (approximately 495 min.) : sound, black and white and color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 141985240X, 9781419852404, 6311651351 :,
Language:  English

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Five motion pictures featuring Joan Crawford, originally released between 1934 and 1953

Full screen (discs 1-4) and widescreen (disc 5) presentations

Special features: Disc 1: vintage comedy short, "Goofy movies #4"; classic cartoon, "Toyland broadcast"; theatrical trailer -- Disc 2: new featurette, "Gable & Crawford"; vintage short, "More about Nostradamus"; classic cartoon, "The lonesome stranger"; theatrical trailer -- Disc 3: vintage short, "You can't fool a camera"; classic cartoon, "Little Cesario"; audio-only bonus, two radio adaptations, one with Bette Davis and one with ida Lupino; theatrical trailer -- Disc 4: new featurette, "Crawford at Warners"; classic cartoon, "Curtain razor"; audio-only bonus, radio adaptation with the film's stars; theatrical trailer -- Disc 5: new featurette, "Tough baby: Torch song"; classic cartoon, "TV of tomorrow"; vintage Crawford "Jimmy Fund public service announcement" trailer; audio-only bonus, Crawford recording sessions; theatrical trailer

Sadie McKee: Joan Crawford, Gene Raymond, Franchot Tone, Edward Arnold, Esther Ralston

Strange cargo: Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Ian Hunter, Peter Lorre, Paul Lukas, Albert Dekker, J. Edward Bromberg, Eduardo Ciannelli

A woman's face: Joan Crawford, Melvyn Douglas, Conrad Veidt, Osa Massen, Reginald Owen, Albert Basserman, Marjorie Main, Donald Meek

Flamingo Road: Joan Crawford, Zachary Scott, Sydney Greenstreet, David Brian

Torch song: Joan Crawford, Michael Wilding, Gig Young, Marjorie Rambeau

Sadie McKee: story of a maid who has to choose between marrying for love or marrying for money

Strange cargo: gritty drama of escaped cons and a dame confronting the elements and each other after a daring prison break

A woman's face: Anna Holm, a professional blackmailer, despises herself and the world because of a disfiguring facial scar

Flamingo Road: a tough carnival dancer is stranded in a small town and soon makes an enemy of the politically powerful, local sheriff

Torch song: a hard as nails Broadway musical star who chews up people for lunch learns humility and finds love in the arms of a blind pianist

DVD; region 1; Dolby Digital, mono

English and French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing

Sadie McKee / A woman's face / Flamingo Road / Torch song / Disc 1. (1934 ; 93 min., b&w) -- Disc 2. Strange cargo / (1940 ; 113 min., b&w) -- Disc 3. (1941 ; 106 min., b&w) -- Disc 4. (1949 ; 94 min., b&w) -- Disc 5. (1953 ; 89 min., col.) a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screenplay by John Meehan ; produced by Lawrence Weingarten ; directed by Clarence Brown a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by Lawrence Hazard ; based on the book "Not too narrow ... not too deep" by Richard Sale ; produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz ; directed by Frank Borzage Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Victor Saville ; screenplay by Donald Ogden Stewart and Elliot Paul, from the play "Il etait une fois" by Francis de Croisset ; directed by George Cukor a Warner Bros. release ; screen play by Robert Wilder ; based on a play by Robert and Sally Wilder ; directed by Micharl Curtiz ; produced by Jerry Wald a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screen play by John Michael Hayes and Jan Lustig ; based on a story by I.A.R. White ; directed by Charles Walters ; produced by Henry Berman and Sidney Franklin, Jr. Related Searches:
Escapes -- Drama.
Fugitives from justice -- Drama.
Extortion -- Drama.
Disfigured persons -- Drama.
Dancers -- Drama.
Singers -- Drama.
Blind musicians -- Drama.
Southern States -- Drama.
Romantic plays.
Melodramas (Drama)
Drama films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Additional Credits:
Crawford, Joan, 1908-1977, actor
Raymond, Gene, actor
Tone, Franchot, actor
Arnold, Edward, 1890-1956, actor
Gable, Clark, 1901-1960, actor
Hunter, Ian, 1900-1975, actor
Lorre, Peter, actor
Douglas, Melvyn, actor
Veidt, Conrad, 1893-1943, actor
Scott, Zachary, 1914-1965, actor
Greenstreet, Sydney, actor
Wilding, Michael, 1912-1979, actor
Young, Gig, 1913-1978, actor
Brown, Clarence, 1890-1987, director
Weingarten, Lawrence, 1897-1975, producer
Meehan, John, 1890-1954, author of screenplay
Borzage, Frank, director
Mankiewicz, Joseph L., producer
Hazard, Lawrence, author of screenplay
Cukor, George, 1899-1983, director
Saville, Victor, 1895-1979, producer
Stewart, Donald Ogden, 1894-1980, author of screenplay
Paul, Elliot, 1891-1958, author of screenplay
Curtiz, Michael, 1888-1962, director
Wald, Jerry, 1911-1962, producer
Wilder, Robert, 1901-1974, author of screenplay
Walters, Charles, 1911-1982, director
Berman, Henry, 1914-1979, producer
Franklin, Sidney A., 1893-1972, producer
Hayes, John Michael, 1919-2008, author of screenplay
Lustig, Jan, author of screenplay
Sale, Richard, 1911-1993.
Croisset, Francis de, 1877-1937.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Turner Entertainment Co.
Warner Home Video (Firm)

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