1943 Screen Guild Players presentation of Across the Pacific with Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor and Sydney Greenstreet reprising their original film roles. Across the Pacific is available at Instant.WarnerArchive.com.
The Warner Archive Podcast welcomes Dena Kaye for a wonderful look back at the work of her father, Danny Kaye. Danny Kaye: The Goldwyn Years is available at WarnerArchive.com.
1946 Lux Radio Theater presentation of Wonder Man with Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo reprising their original film roles. Danny Kaye: The Goldwyn Years is available at WarnerArchive.com.
We discuss an octet of new releases starting with CLASSIC SHORTS FROM THE DREAM FACTORY VOLUME TWO (1929-1946) which features 36 theatrical shorts from MGM. We then cover seven telefilms from TNT including DINNER AT EIGHT (1989) with John Mahoney and Marsha Mason, CRAZY FROM TH HEART (1991) with Christina Lahti, Glenn Ford's last film FINAL VERDICT (1991), Vanessa Redgrave in YOUNG CATHERINE (1991), Christopher Plummer, Robert Duvall in THE MAN WHO CAPTURED EICHMANN (1996), THE HUNCHBACK (1997) with Mandy Patinkin, and finally Farrah Fawcett in BABY (2000).
We discuss our celebration of the centenary of Danny Kaye with a four-film collection including UP IN ARMS (1944), WONDER MAN (1945), THE KID FROM BROOKLYN (1946) and A STAR IS BORN (1948), as well as a double feature of THE COURT JESTER (1956) and THE FIVE PENNIES (1959). Next, we tackle two Jack Benny features: GEORGE WASHINGTON SLEPT HERE (1942) and THE HORN BLOWS AT MIDNIGHT (1945). Then hitch a ride with FLO: THE COMPLETE SERIES starring Polly Holliday. Finally, we cover six Paramounts back in print: GOODBYE, COLUMBUS (1969), THE LAST TYCOON (1976), THIEF OF HEARTS (1984), D.A.R.Y.L. (1985), EXPLORERS (1985) and SEARCHING FOR BOBBY FISHER (1993).
The Warner Archive Podcast team welcomes author Victoria Wilson to the podcast to discuss her new book A Life of Barbara Stanwyck Steel-True 1907-1940 available on November 12, 2013.
We discuss seven spectacular new releases starting with the Blu-ray debut of BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD season one (2008). We then discuss the final season of CHEYENNE (1962) with Clint Walker and five TNT telefilms making their DVD debut: Leonard Nimoy in NEVER FORGET (1991), Holly Hunter in CRAZY IN LOVE (1992), Jack Lemmon and Matthew Broderick star in A LIFE IN THE THEATRE (1993), THE HEIDI CHRONICLES (1995) featuring Jamie Lee Curtis and Tom Hulce and finally, David Caruso and Charles S. Dutton square off DEADLOCKED (2000).
We discuss a quintet of new releases starting with Peter Weir's FEARLESS (1993) on Blu-ray starring Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini and Rosie Perez. We then discuss three pre-code era films starring Lee Tracy: THE HALF-NAKED TRUTH (1932) with Lupe Velez, THE NUISANCE (1933) and TURN BACK THE CLOCK (1933). Lastly, we discuss the fourth and final season of THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERBOY (1991-1992) starring Gerard Christopher as a young Clark Kent.
George Feltenstein introduces us to author, historian and producer John Fricke, and his incredible body of work highlighting Judy Garland and the Wizard of Oz.
We talk about seven new releases, starting with two television shows: SUGARFOOT: THE COMPLETE SECOND SEASON (1958-59) with Will Hutchins and ALICE: THE COMPLETE FOURTH SEASON (1979-80) with Linda Lavin. Then we move on to five back in print Paramounts: THE ROSE TATTOO (1955) with an award-winning performance from Anna Magnani, THE MATCHMAKER (1958), Tennessee Williams' THIS PROPERTY IS CONDEMNED (1966) with Natalie Wood and Robert Redford, FIRST MONDAY IN OCTOBER (1981), and Pauline Collins in SHIRLEY VALENTINE (1989).
Space Stars special! Join us as we welcome animation veterans Don Glut (Shazam!, Challenge of the GoBots, Centurions) and Darrell McNeil (Tarzan and the Super 7, Pac-Man, Jetsons: The Movie) into the studio for our inaugural 'PodTrax' broadcast as we lay down some live commentary on episode seven of Space Stars. So pop in your disc and get ready to listen along (or just listen) as we dive deep into the secret Hanna-Barbera history of Space Stars!
Eddie Muller visits the Warner Archive Collection Podcast for a sit down with George Feltenstein to discuss Gun Crazy and his important work with the Film Noir Foundation! Get Gun Crazy at warnerarchive.com and be sure to visit the Film Noir Foundation at filmnoirfoundation.org.
We talk about CHEYENNE Season 6, plus GOING HOLLYWOOD with Bing Crosby followed by 10 Paramount features returning to DVD including Frank Capra's RIDING HIGH (1950), MY GIESHA (1962), RED GARTERS (1954), ALL IN A NIGHT'S WORK (1961), THE EVENING STAR (1996), ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER (1970), THE BIG BUS (1976), THE BEAUTICIAN AND THE BEAST (1997), STUART SAVES HIS FAMILY (1995) and FIRE IN THE SKY (1993).
GREYSTOKE: THE LEGEND OF TARZAN (1984) is new on Blu-ray, new television includes CAPTAIN CAVEMAN AND THE TEEN ANGELS: THE COMPLETE SERIES (1977-80), we then discuss contemporary rediscoveries from the 70s and 90s on DVD for the first time including "MITCHELL"! (1975), SWEET REVENGE (1975), THE BEASTS ARE ON THE STREETS (1978) and HURRICANE SMITH (1992), we also discuss the little seen THREE FACES EAST (1930) and we conclude with RKO's HILDEGARD WITHERS MYSTERY COLLECTION (1932-37), which include seven films with the spinster detective played by Edna May Oliver, Helen Broderick and Zasu Pitts.
New television seasons include SUPERBOY: THE COMPLETE THIRD SEASON (1990-91) and SUGARFOOT: THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON (1954) and we conclude with a deluge of WB DVDs back in print including Raquel Welch in KANSAS CITY BOMBER (1972), Robert Duvall in THE GREAT SANTINI (1979), Danny De Vito in WISE GUYS (1986) and OTHER PEOPLE'S MONEY (1991), THE SPITFIRE GRILL (1996), CARPOOL (1996), WITHOUT LIMITS (1998), and Ben Stiller in ZERO EFFECT (1998).