The story of a wealthy new york family in the 1930's that brings in Godfrey, a destitute and Forgotten Man as their butler. My man godfrey is one of the top Screwball Comedies of all time. Factory sealed DVD. William powell plays the leading role brilliantly, and gives the family a madcap ride they will never forget.
Presented in color for the first time and beautifully restored, this is the definitive DVD edition of My Man Godfrey. My man godfrey was the first film to receive Oscar® nominations in all four acting categories, including stunning performances by William Powell and Carole Lombard.
His Girl Friday
Based on the 1931 play "the front page" by ben hecht notorious, angels over broadway and directed by Howard Hawks Bringing Up Baby, this fast-paced screwball comedy stars the impeccable Cary Grant as Walter Burns, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, the unscrupulous editor of a Chicago tabloid. And to him! Rosalind russell co-stars as Hildy Johnson, ace reporter and ex-wife of Burns.
Convinced that the newspaper can print an article that will save the life of a man sentenced to hang for a murder he didn't commit, Burns needs Hildy to write the front-page story. Unfortunately, hildy has just announced that she's quitting the newspaper business and about to remarry. Witty, rapid-fire dialogue replaces sight gags as Burns attempts to charm the conflicted Hildy into returning to her job.
It Happened One Night
Directed by frank capra, best director, best actress, best Actor, It Happened One Night was the first movie to be honored with all five major Oscarsr: Best Picture, and Best Screenplay. Shrink-wrapped. En route to new york, ellie gets involved with an out-of-work newsman, Peter Warne Gable. But complications fly when the runaway heiress and brash reporter fall in love.
Spoiled ellie andrews colbert escapes from her millionaire father Walter Connolly, who wants to stop her from marrying a worthless playboy. Clark gable and claudette Colbert team up for laughs as mismatched lovers in this 1934 screwball comedy classic. When their bus breaks down, the bickering couple set off on a madcap hitchhiking expedition.
. Peter hopes to parlay the inside story of their misadventures into a job.
Silver Screen Icons: Thin Man Vol. 1 4FE
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The Thin Man Goes Home 1944
Shrink-wrapped. Nick can show off his gumshoe talents for his parents Harry Davenport and Lucile Watson when an artist is killed. As is nora myrna loy, tailing a presumed suspect through town, wrestling a folding lawn chair, igniting a pool-hall rumble and cracking wise as good as she gets. Of course, wherever they go, murder has a way of showing up on the doorstep – a point proven in this fifth Thin Man.
Make yourself at home, whodunit fans. Outlaws come and go in Nick and Nora’s lives. Shrink-wrapped. He’s also on his game. At boarding school, grab Asta and head to Nick’s boyhood home of Sycamore Springs. The debonair sleuths leave little Nicky Jr. And he’ll do it without customary liquid inspirations…because Nick William Powell is on the wagon.
Now it’s time to meet the in-laws.
Song of the Thin Man 1947
At a charity gambling benefit aboard the S. S. Speaking of their renowned screen chemistry, Loy once said: “It wasn’t a conscious thing. Interrogations while trying to fathom the bebop argot of ’40s jazz jive. They’re playing your song, nick and nora Charles! William Powell and Myrna Loy return as the married sleuths, rousting suspects out of bed for 4 A.
M. Shrink-wrapped. The melody of song of the Thin Man and the entire beloved series lingers on. Shrink-wrapped. Fortune, the jazz is hotter and, before you know it, the tables are hot, a bandleader’s body is growing cold. If you heard us talking in a room, you’d hear the same thing. He’d tease me, and there was a sort of blending which seemed to please people.
Decades later, people are still pleased.
Libeled Lady 1936
Four of hollywood’s greatest stars – powell, jean harlow, Myrna Loy and Spencer Tracy – reel in this whopper of a screwball romantic comedy classic nominated for a Best Picture Oscar®. And that isn’t the only fish story Chandler tells. It all starts when society diva Loy slaps newsman Tracy with a libel suit.
Shrink-wrapped. Bill chandler william powell is one of America’s great anglers, a sports fisherman without peer, doom in waders to the wiliest trout. This lady is one fine catch. Tracy enlists fiancée harlow and down-on-his-luck Powell in a counter maneuver involving a rigged marriage, a phony seduction, eventually, and, a fabulously funny fishing scene, fisticuffs, broken promises and hearts, true love for all.
Factory sealed DVD. Shrink-wrapped. Four classic mystery features: eyes in the Night, The Kennel Murder Case, The Limping Man, and The Spy in White. Shrink-wrapped.
1947 - William Powell, Irene Dunne - Life With Father
New york in 1883 is the setting for this classic family movie. Factory sealed DVD. This charming award winning family comedy still stands the test of time. Ntsc - 115 minutes - color - Not RatedWhen sold by Amazon. Com, this product will be manufactured on demand using DVD-R recordable media. Clarence day william Powell a stockbroker attempts to run his household with the meticulous efficiency of his office.
Amazon. Com's standard return policy will apply. Shrink-wrapped. His wife vinnie irene Dunne is the real driving force behind the family by constantly out witting her husband. Shrink-wrapped.
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town Remastered
Shrink-wrapped. Deeds goes to town is the quintessential screwball comedy, an irresistible blend of laughter, wit and romance. Shrink-wrapped. So when he discovers his sweet and unassuming new girlfriend is actually the hardboiled Bennett in disguise, a disillusioned Deeds decides to give his fortune away, an act of charity his crooked lawyer will stop at nothing to prevent.
When small-town innocent longfellow deeds gary cooper heads to New York to collect a $20 million inheritance, he ends up a target of ridicule thanks to Babe Bennett Jean Arthur, a cynical reporter whose demeaning stories have made him the joke of the city. Winner of the 1936 academy award® for Best Director and now fully restored in 4K, Frank Capra’s Mr.
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The More the Merrier
For director george stevens, the more the merrier would be the final film in his three picture deal with Columbia the others were Penny Serenade and The Talk Of the Town, as well as his last project before entering the service in the Army Signal Corps film unit. Shrink-wrapped. Jean arthur, who stevens called "one of the greatest comediennes the screen has ever seen, " garnered an Academy Award nomination as Best Actress.
Factory sealed DVD. The film, written specifically for arthur, Best Screenplay, also received nominations for Best Motion Picture Story, Best Picture and Be Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Jean arthur, because of a significant housing shortage, Joel McCrea and Charles Coburn star in this delightful comedy set during World War II about a single working-girl who, sublets half her Washington D.
C. Apartment to two men for some very merry and very romantic results. The more the merrier featured terrific performances from its three stars and especially from Charles Coburn, who earned himself a 1943 Academy Award as Best Supporting Actor. Shrink-wrapped.