Am trying to watch this now. this is the worst transfer of any major spectacle. Youd think Sony would be ashamed to have it out there.
The stereo track was copies from a collectors print. that print was technicolor and looked glorious. What oare the chances that Sony will restore this?
I got to meet Gene Nelson at a reception gathering to celebrate a new doc, Rodgers and Hammerstein, the sound of thei movies.
He looked as if he had not aged at all. Also met John Kerr there.
Hal Derwin recorded with doris in a few other movies 0 in My dream is Yours he sings for Lee...
The 90minute behind the scenes is frquently embarrassing to hear. Speilberg frequently says this is not a remake of the 61 film but goes back to the broadwway show original.
Lies. He uses almost all of the changes from the film and adds many more.
They would also have to go back to the mono reel one. When mgm did the first sd laserdisc, they used the soundtrack album for the Main title music in stereo. they still do - the original main title had a 50 plus orchjetra and a 35 piece chorus. the record al;bum only used about 22 players...