Item Details

The Jazz Singer [videorecording]

Warner Bros. Pictures and the Vitaphone Corporation present
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
A Jewish cantor's son breaks with his family to become a popular music singer.
Director
Alan Crosland; Louis Silvers
Performers
Al Jolson, with May McAvoy and Warner Oland.
Release Date
1927
Run Time
89 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
In English with optional English, French, and Spanish subtitles
Rating
Not rated
Notes
  • Videodisc release of a 1927 motion picture.
  • A photo-dramatic production of Samson Raphaelson's play.
  • Accompanied by: 10 behind-the-scenes photo cards and reproductions of a Vitaphone program, a souvenir program, a theater herald, and a post-production telegram from Al Jolson to Jack Warner.
Uniform Title
Jazz Singer (Motion Picture : 1927)
Related Title
Gold diggers of Broadway (Motion picture)
Dawn of sound : how the movies learned to talk.
Edition
80th anniversary deluxe ed.; 3-disc deluxe ed.; full screen
Contents
  • Disc 1. The movie : New digital transfer and refurbished soundtrack, commentary by Ron Hutchinson and Vince Giordano ; vintage Al Jolson short films, radio show adapation and movie trailer gallery ; classic homage cartoon, I love to singa
  • Disc 2. The early sound era : feature-length documentary, The dawn of sound : how the movies learned to talk ; sound excerpts from 1929's Gold diggers of Broadway ; studio short films
  • Disc 3. Astonishing rarities: historic Vitaphone comedy and music short films.
ISBN
1419856227, 9781419856228
Credits
Directed by Alan Crosland ; adaptation, Alfred A. Cohn ; photography, Hal Mohr ; edited by Harold McCord ; musical score and Vitaphone orchestra directed by Louis Silvers.
Published
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2007.
Publisher no.
79889 Warner Home Video
Description
3 videodiscs : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book ([16] p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
DVD; dual-layer format ; Dolby digital, mono.
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