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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    There is a colorized Sheena episode on YouTube. The costume colors did not have white streaks. The costume was golden brown but the reflective material made it look white at certain angles under studio lights.
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    It is sad and shocking news that Peter J. Greenwood who was working on restoring the Sheena TV show had died suddenly January 7th. Peter was making great strides finding the lost episodes from a friend in a foreign country. Now that is gone. He had one episode that was digitally restored and...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Peter has made great strides in his Sheena restoration project. Big news is Moviecraft posted on YouTube a new never before seen lost Sheena episode. Very sharp resolution. I had seen it privately years ago so this is a pleasant surprise. Enjoy.
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    A lot of its potential profitability will depend on how many are aware of Irish McCalla's star power. She could become more popular than Betty Page. I've seen the episodes a few times and know what to expect but then Irish appears and it's like sunlight. Dave Stevens said her pictures are...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Peter knows people there and checked. Unfortunately nothing.
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    I'll let Peter know about that offer. Peter what doesn't want to be too specific on his go fund me page because he doesn't want people to raise prices on Sheena reels. So word of mouth is like this for people who want to donate to preserve Sheena. Peter has one Sheena episode now on HD and he...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Today Peter has one episode in HD to show what sharpness is possible. When he sends me a clip I will post it here. He hopes it will bring in more donations. Jack, I too wish I could donate 10 grand. I've seen a clip of his My Favorite Martian pilot in HD and my God I was amazed at the...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Peter Greenwood said now is the time for Sheena reels to be transferred to HD because the risk is they will all turn to vinegar. Peter said the Nassour Studios used CFI to make the reels but CFI was infamous for using expired chemicals that will cause reels to turn to vinegar. Peter said CFI...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Unfortunately the sons of The 2 Nassour Producers have a contentious relationship. One told me he threw away in the garbage all 26 Sheena reels because he couldn't find a buyer. He also had the Anita Ekberg, Debra Paget, and Irish McCalla AUDITION reels but he said he thinks they were stolen by...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Peter added an update so feel free to donate if you like.
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Peter Greenwood worked on the John Ellis Steve Canyon DVD from beginning to end. Peter said Ellis financed on his own. John is his friend and Peter did the work for free. Peter provided rare stills from the NBC library and arranged for Russell Johnson and Marion Ross for DVD commentary.
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Yes but UCLA film archives has it under strict rules. Peter is hoping the Sheena copyright owner will help him acquire it with permissions.
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Peter Greenwood told me he has begun transfering a Sheena episode into HD and colorizing the opening credits.
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Want to see Sheena in color? Those who donated and will donate will receive a link to an HD Sheena episode. The episode will be done in a special process to make it super sharp HD, the opening credits will be colorized by the same guy who colorized the Peter Jackson movie "And they shall not...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    I think that's a good analysis. I've donated $175 but that's about all I can spare. I've posted to Sheena and Jungle Girl fan groups but unfortunately only 7 of 1000 fans donated which is disappointing especially when many reply they want this DVD. Like you wrote it'll be a grassroots campaign...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Sheena restoration update. The Sheena copyright owner wrote he is happy to help in this project going forward. Now Peter Greenwood is just waiting for the paperwork for Sheena rights. Peter needs donations to pay for storage for the Sheena 16 mm films and to finance an HD transfer for one...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Once Peter Greenwood raises $3000, he can release five 16mm reels to hd dvd with possibly one episode that has never been seen before. And an Irish McCalla girlie film that has never been shown complete. What's on the Sheena website is only 1/5 to save the rest for a DVD. I've seen the...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Actually timing is good as the new Sheena, Queen of the Jungle movie has been greenlit. One of the actresses being considered to audition is incredibly beautiful and was an Oscar presenter. If this Irish McCalla show is a Grail you want to see on an official DVD, it'll need your help by donating.
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Peter is getting all the ducks lined up in a row. He is going to have a documentary with her sons, a producers son and possibly her stunt double. Access to thousands of negatives and 35mm clippings of deleted scenes Irish had collected. Original artwork by a top artist. Peter is going to work...
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    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle 1956 Irish McCalla news

    Big news on Sheena DVD starring Irish McCalla. Peter J. Greenwood who made the DVD sets for My Living Doll and My Favorite Martian is now the agent for the Irish McCalla estate and is working to make all 26 episodes HD transfer from the reel to DVD. With extras like a documentary and a 3D...
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    Where is Sheena, Queen of the Jungle starring Irish McCalla?

    All 16mm 26 episodes are in the public domain. Currently Moviecraft has the best quality 17 episodes on VHS. Some DVD's use Moviecraft's but zoom on the scenes to crop out the superimposed "MC" logo thus cropping out the scenes in a grainer way according to a reviewer. Here is the updated...
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