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Fox Marquee Musicals in February

Fox Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of 3 titles for 21st February 2006 as part of their new “Marquee Musicals” range. Priced at $19.98 SRP each are…

Daddy Long Legs - Fred Astaire becomes both the benefactor and suitor of Leslie Caron in this charming story of a playboy who falls under the spell of a beautiful French orphan. While traveling through France, Jervis Pendleton lll (Astaire) anonymously sponsors an 18-year-old girl named Julie (Caron), whom he sends to college in America. Two years later they finally meet face to face and start to fall in love. But complications arise and their happiness is threatened when Jervis embarks on a noble yet misguided attempt to do "the right thing" about their age difference. Featuring imaginative production numbers and a Johnny Mercer score that includes the 1955 Oscar® -nominated hit for Best Song "Something's Gotta Give", Daddy Long Legs is a song-filled blend of dance and fantasy for romantics of all ages.

Features include:

  • 2.55:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
  • English Stereo
  • English, French & Spanish Mono
  • English & Spanish subtitles
  • Commentary by Film Historian Ken Barnes and Ava Astaire McKenzie
  • Movietone News with Optional commentary by Film Historian Ken Barnes and Ava Astaire McKenzie
  • Daddy Longlegs London Premiere
  • Photo Gallery
  • Original Theatrical Trailer

Pin-Up Girl - Betty Grable in the role that she made famous throughout World War II. A classic musical romance with Martha Raye and Joe E. Brown.

Features include:
  • 1.33:1 Full Frame
  • English, French & Spanish Stereo
  • English & Spanish subtitles
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • The Gang's All Here Trailer

Weekend in Havana - A salesgirl (Alice Faye) threatens to cause trouble when cruise ship runs aground and vacation is ruined. As compensation, she soon gets a free first class Havana holiday with the ship owner's future son-in-law (John Payne) as wall as some unexpected attention from a conniving gambler (Cesar Romero) and his girlfriend (Carmen Miranda).

Features include:
  • 1.33:1 Full Frame
  • English, French & Spanish Stereo
  • English & Spanish subtitles
  • Audio commentary
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Marquee Musicals: Daddy Longlegs Trailer, & Pin-Up Girl Trailer




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