Goldwyn - The Man And His Movies in August
Metrodome have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of Goldwyn - The Man And His Movies for 30th August 2004 priced at £15.99. This documentary from Peter Jones and A. Scott Berg was adapted from the latter’s Pulitzer Prize-winning biography on Samuel Goldwyn, a man who went from humble immigrant beginnings and showed tenacity and drive which eventually yielded him over 103 completed pictures which between them earned over 100 Academy Award Nominations.
Given unparalleled access to the Goldwyn archives this documentary creates a vivid portrait of the man through archive footage, film clips, home movies and interviews with the stars and talent that knew and worked with him including: Bette Davis, Howard Hawks, King Vidor, John Huston, Dany Kaye, Merle Oberon, William Wyler.
Narration is provided by Dustin Hoffman.