In 1983, actor-comedian George Kirby hosted a well-made documentary, Amos 'n' Andy: Anatomy of a Controversy (TV Movie 1983) - IMDb
The nearly 40-year-old film has had more than a quarter-million views on YouTube since being uploaded in 2015:
La Fiesta de Santa Barbara (1935) along with all the other extras (including Every Sunday) appeared on the original 2004 DVD release. Looking forward to seeing the Technicolor short in HD and the condition of the source material used for this (hopefully) new transfer.
The Smithsonian has catalogued the 1934 Dinner at Eight/Coca-Cola advertisement:
Dinner at Eight, Coca Cola advertisment | National Museum of American History (si.edu)
A Nicholas Muray 3-color carbro photograph ca. 1934. Cast of "Dinner at Eight" in a Coca Cola advertisment. The...
In 2004, Warner Home Video released a four-disc "That's Entertainment" set that contained the three films on single discs, plus a fourth disc of bonus features, including the outtakes and extras. That set is long out of print and the films have been widely available on single DVDs without the...
The disclaimer, attached, has also been added to purchased video streams including iTunes, Prime Video and Vudu. Also, three short TCM discussions about the film are now included with the iTunes Extras.
You are correct. Found these photos on eBay. Read the back jacket for details about the musical sequences being presented in stereo by MGM's Scott Perry "for the first time anywhere."
I interviewed Janis Paige, then age 93, in 2016. Here's what she told me about casting "The Pajama Game":
“The truth of it is that the film was offered to Frank Sinatra, who would have been a fantastic Sid,” Paige says. “Then they sent the script to Doris. The word out was they wanted to use as...
This bundle prompted me to subscribe to Apple TV+, along with Showtime and CBS All Access (premium, no commercials): $14.98 a month for all three services.
Actually, I am saving an additional $10 a year by subscribing annually to Apple TV+ for $49.99; then Showtime and CBS All Access for $9.99...