Shrink-wrapped. In this adaptation of robert louis stevenson's classic adventure novel, young Jim Hawkins Jackie Cooper finds a treasure map and sets sail for a tropical island to find the riches--aboard a ship captained by pirate Long John Silver Wallace Beery, who is eager to doublecross the boy and steal the buried treasure.
Shrink-wrapped. Aye, for the kind of excitement that only treasure and treachery can bring, there's no better destination than TREASURE ISLAND!|The movie was filmed in England where Disney had "frozen" pounds following World War II -- that is, film revenue that couldn't be spent outside of England. To create authenticity, the filmmakers used numerous "glass shots" in which an artificial background and extension were painted onto glass in front of the camera lens, creating amazingly realistic results.
Three camera crews worked on the film: one shooting out on the ocean, one shooting exteriors, and one shooting interiors in the studio. Because young star bobby driscoll -- the only american in the film -- didn't have an extended work permit, director Byron Haskin had to film all of his scenes first and complete the rest of the film without him.
Violence in the film -- including a stabbing and two shootings -- initially earned the 1950 release a PG rating. Authentic locales, and musket-roaring action set the stage for the stouthearted heroics of young Jim Hawkins Bobby Driscoll -- and the skullduggery of that wily, rich color photography, one-legged pirate of all pirates, Long John Silver.
Ahoy, mateys! come aboard the good ship hispaniola and set sail in search of buried treasure in one of Disney's most critically acclaimed adventure classics -- presented in its original, uncut theatrical version! In his first all-live-action feature, Walt Disney has vividly brought to life Robert Louis Stevenson's timeless tale of buccaneers and buried gold.
To earn a g rating, the scenes were cut out for the film's 1975 re-release.
Treasure Island 1990 DVD
Treasure island 1990 dvdin this adaptation of robert louis stevenson's classic adventure novel, a young Jim Hawkins Christian Bale finds a treasure map and sets sail for the tropical island shown on the map--aboard a ship captained pirate Long John Silver Charlton Heston, who is eager to doublecross the boy and steal the riches buried on Treasure Island.
Captains Courageous DVD 1937
Based on the rudyard Kipling story, this is a timeless family adventure classic. Captains courageous dvd 1937a wealthy spoiled brat falls off an ocean liner and is rescued by a Portuguese fisherman. Forced to endure a three month voyage, he learns to love the sea and earns his place among the crew. Oscar-winner spencer Tracy earned his first Academy Award as the fatherly fisherman.
Co-starring child-star freddie Bartholomew and Oscar-winners Lionel Barrymore Mickey Rooney and Melvyn Douglas. Shrink-wrapped. Directed by oscar-winner victor Fleming, it was nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Screenplay. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.
Disney's 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea Two-Disc Special Edition
When finished, the monster had tentacles that were 40 feet long and two feelers that measured 50 feet long. Climb aboard the Nautilus. And into a strange undersea world of spellbinding adventure! Kirk Douglas, and Peter Lorre star as shipwrecked survivors taken captive by the mysterious Captain Nemo, Paul Lukas, brilliantly portrayed by James Mason.
Fully restored to look and sound as it was originally intended, it also includes hours of exclusive bonus materials your family will enjoy again and again. Shrink-wrapped. Real creatures weren't much more cooperative. Wavering between genius and madness, Nemo has launched a deadly crusade across the seven seas.
It took a crew of 28 to operate the beast's intricate remote controls. The first time the battle with the giant squid was staged, the monster got waterlogged and sank. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. When the filmmakers couldn't get real fish to swim by the cameras, the studio substituted animated fish instead.
Shooting locations for the film included various locales in the Bahamas and Jamaica, as well as the Disney backlot. For the first time ever, you can enjoy this timeless classic in a Special Edition DVD.
Long John Silver's Return to Treasure Island
Shrink-wrapped. And, in the third and most riveting episode, witness Long John and crew return to Treasure Island to search for the grandest of all buried riches. Set sail with long john silver and discover for yourself a cinematic treasure that will take you places far beyond the high seas! Shrink-wrapped.
Shrink-wrapped. In the second, be amazed as you behold Long John stop a mutiny of his fellow pirates and protect Jim from walking the plank. Shrink-wrapped. This pirate classic is comprised of several exciting episodes that will surely make you stand up and give a hearty "Yo Ho, Mendoza Lloyd Berrell has seized a ship carrying the Governor's daughter and his old friend Jim Hawkins, Ho!" Discovering that his rival and arch enemy, in the first thrilling episode, watch Long John as he sails to their rescue.
Arrrrr mateys! climb aboard for a swashbuckling adventure you'll never forget with Long John Silver, the continuation of Disney's Treasure Island with Robert Newton in a repeat performance of the role he made famous.
Dickens' classic story about an orphaned boy who, with the help of a kindly aunt, escapes his stepfather's cruelty and grows up to become a successful author and marries his childhood sweetheart. Directed by academy award-winner George Cukor "My Fair Lady, " "Adam's Rib". Starring W. C. Over the years, critics have repeatedly praised the exceptional craftsmanship and talent that went into this Oscar-nominated production.
Shrink-wrapped. Fields "the bank dick" in his only dramatic role, oscar-winner lionel Barrymore "It's A Wonderful Life, " "Captains Courageous", Freddie Bartholomew "Captains Courageous" and Maureen O'Sullivan "The Thin Man". Shrink-wrapped. Selznik "gone with the wind, " "A Star is Born, " "Rebecca". Produced by Hollywood legend David O.
. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Leonard maltin gives it four stars and declares it, "a treat from start to finish. Selected by the prestigious American Film Institute as one of the 400 best American films of all time.
Captain Horatio Hornblower
Co-starring virginia Mayo "The Best Years of Our Lives". Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Forester's classic nautical hero, Horatio Hornblower. Captain horatio hornblower 1951 dvdScreen legend Gregory Peck "To Kill A Mockingbird" brings to life C. S. Hornblower battles the french and the spanish forces during the Napoleonic wars, but also finds time for romance in this spectacle from director Raoul Walsh "White Heat, " "High Sierra".
For twelve grueling weeks of location shooting, he endured traipsing through swamps, crossing rapids and climbing mountains. Of this rousing epic released shortly after gone with the Wind, "Now that the 'Wind' has stopped ruffling your hair, scalp and all, you can have it lifted, The New York Times wrote, in Northwest Passage.
Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Tracy's portrayal brilliantly captures the American pioneering spirit, but he had to muster up his own will to carry it off. Shrink-wrapped. It isn't exactly fun to work in bitter cold and be sloshing through mud all day, " he said. Shrink-wrapped. Spencer tracy and a stellar supporting cast grab muskets, gun powder and knives, and head out for adventure in Northwest Passage, a lavish Technicolorr retelling of French and Indian War heroics.
Shrink-wrapped. Based on kenneth robert's best-seller, tracy plays true-life explorer Major Robert Rogers, the intrepid leader of the celebrated Rogers' Rangers fighting force that took on one of the most challenging expeditions in military history. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.
An outlaw’s heart is stolen by a cute little moppet in this captivating Western adventure starring Wallace Beery, Margaret O’Brien, Marjorie Main and J. Shrink-wrapped. Assigned to work for abbey hanks main and bonding with her granddaughter Emmy O’Brien, Zeb plans to run off with the wagon train’s gold, until the head elder appoints him their leader.
When lawmen foil his gang’s latest heist, Zeb Bascomb Beery escapes by taking refuge in a Mormon caravan, posing as its newest convert. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Caught between the threat of an indian attack and capture by the law, Zeb can’t quite decide whose neck to save, Emmy’s or his own.
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A Tale of Two Cities
This is far, too: a golden era marvel of uncanny performances top to bottom, thronged courtrooms, far better filmmaking, eye-filling crowd scenes the storming of the Bastille, an eerie festival of public execution and lasting emotional power. It's a far, far better thing I do than I've ever done, " Carton muses at that defining moment.
Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Ronald colman the prisoner of Zenda stars as Sydney Carton ? sardonic, dissolute, a wastrel. And destined to redeem himself in an act of courageous sacrifice. Selznick david copperfield, Anna Karenina, Gone with the Wind. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Tale of two cities, a 1935 dvd"it was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
. Charles dickens' tale of love and tumult during the French Revolution comes to the screen in a sumptuous film version by the producer famed for nurturing sprawling literary works: David O. Shrink-wrapped.