From Universal Studios Home Entertainment: Bing Crosby: The Silver Screen Collection
FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, THE LARGEST COMPILATION OF BING CROSBY'S CLASSICS IN ONE TIMELESS DVD COLLECTIONBING CROSBY: THE SILVER SCREEN COLLECTION24 CLASSIC FILMS INCLUDING NEW AMERICAN MASTERS DO...
August 26, 2014 --
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bing Crosby: The Silver Screen Collection presentsthe legendary performer in 24 of his most memorable films available November 11, 2014 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment.
Bing Crosby was a superstar of movies, music, radio and television during a spectacular career that lasted over 50 years, earning over an astounding $1 billion in ticket sales. From his Academy Award-winning performance in 1944's Best Picture winner Going My Way to his series of classic comedic "Road" films with Bob Hope to entertaining musicals enlivened by his distinctive baritone, Crosby is featured in top form crooning some of his most memorable songs such as "June in January," "Swinging on a Star," Sweet Leilani," "I've Got a Pocketful of Dreams" and the evergreen "White Christmas" from Holiday Inn.
This timeless collection will entertain longtime fans and introduce a whole new generation to the legendary style of the most popular singing star of the 20th century in his most unforgettable roles and diverse performances from his early career in the 1930s to his superstar roles in the 1940s. The collection also features iconic screen legends Bob Hope, Fred Astaire, Carole Lombard, Donald O'Connor, Barry Fitzgerald, and many more. Bing Crosby: The Silver Screen Collection includes:
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DVD Collection Bonus Features:
- American Masters: Bing Crosby Rediscovered
- A new feature-length PBS documentary on the life and career of Bing Crosby with new interviews, never-before-seen footage and photos by Emmy-winning director Robert Trachtenberg
- Plus featurette, original theatrical trailers and more!
TECHNICAL INFORMATION DVD:
Street Date: November, 11 2014
Copyright: 2014 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.
Selection Number: 61165290
Running Time: Various
Aspect Ratio: Full Frame
Rating: Not Rated
Technical Info: English Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono
Subtitles: English SDH
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