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Title Abbott & Costello. The complete Universal Pictures collection. Discs 9-10 [videorecording] / Universal Pictures.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2008]
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy

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Edition Full frame.
Description 2 videodiscs (324 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; full-frame (1.33:1); Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Language English dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Title from set container.
Performer The wistful widow of Wagon Gap cast: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marjorie Main, Audrey Young, George Cleveland, William Ching.
Abbott and Costello meet Frankenstein cast: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr., Bela Lugosi, Glenn Strange, Lenore Aubert, Jane Randolph, Frank Ferguson, Charles Bradstreet.
Mexican hayride cast: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Virginia Grey, Luba Malina, John Hubbard.
Abbott and Costello meet the killer, Boris Karloff cast: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Boris Karloff, Lenore Aubert, Gar Moore, Donna Martel, Alan Mowbry.
Credits The wistful widow of Wagon Gap: director of photography, Charles Van Enger ; editor, Frank Gross ; music, Walter Schumann.
Abbott and Costello meet Frankenstein: director of photography, Charles Van Enger ; editor, Frank Gross ; music, Frank Skinner.
Mexican hayride: Director of photography, Charles Van Enger ; editor, Frank Gross ; music, Walter Scharf.
Abbott and Costello meet the killer: director of photography, Charles Van Enger ; editor, Edward Curtiss ; music, Milton Schwarzwald.
Note Set includes a 44 p. booklet detailing the legacy of Bud and Lou plus an overview of their films at Universal, including rare photos, trivia and an exclusive introduction from their families.
Set includes all 28 films from Universal Pictures.
Audience Not rated.
Summary The wistful widow of Wagon Gap: Falsely accused of murder, Lou is forced to take care of a widow and her six children in lieu of execution. Abbott and Costello meet Frankenstein: Set in London, Bud and Lou encounter Frankenstein's monster, Dracula and the Wolf man. Mexican hayride: Bud and Lou head south of the border after getting mixed up in a phony oil stock scam. Abbott and Costello meet the killer, Boris Karloff: Bud and Lou meet up with Boris Karloff after a guest is murdered at their hotel.
Contents The wistful widow of Wagon Gap / Universal International ; screenplay by Robert Lees, Frederic I. Rinaldo and John Grant ; story by D.D. Beauchamp and William Bowers ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Charles T. Barton (1947 ; 78 min.) -- Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein / Universal-International presents ; original screenplay by Robert Lees, Frederic I. Rinaldo, John Grant ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Charles T. Barton (1948 ; 83 min.) Mexican hayride / Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Oscar Brodney and John Grant ; based on the musical play by Herbert and Dorothy Fields and Cole Porter ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Charles T. Barton (1948 ; 78 min.) -- Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet the killer, Boris Karloff / Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Hugh Wedlock Jr., Howard Snyder, John Grant ; produced by Robert Arthur ; directed by Charles T. Barton (1949 ; 85 min.).
Note Bonus materials: production notes; theatrical trailers for The wistful widow of Wagon Gap, Abbott and Costello meet Frankenstein, and Abbott and Costello meet the killer; commentary soundtrack with film historian Gregory W. Mank for Abbott and Costello meet Frankenstein.
Terms Of Use This disc is copy protected.
Subject Malicious accusation -- United States -- Drama.
Widows -- United States -- Drama.
Frankenstein, Victor (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Dracula, Count (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Wolf-Man (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Monsters -- United States -- Drama.
Stocks -- United States -- Drama.
Swindlers and swindling -- Mexico -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- United States -- Drama.
Hotels -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Western films.
Monster films.
Detective and mystery films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Abbott, Bud, 1897-1974.
Costello, Lou.
Barton, Charles, 1902-1981.
Arthur, Robert, 1909-1986.
Lees, Robert, 1912-2004.
Rinaldo, Frederic I.
Grant, John, 1891-1955.
Main, Marjorie, 1890-1975.
Cleveland, George, 1885-1957.
Ching, William, 1913-1989.
Chaney, Lon, Jr., 1906-1973.
Lugosi, Bela, 1882-1956.
Strange, Glenn, 1899-1973.
Aubert, Lenore, 1918-1993.
Randolph, Jane, 1915-2009.
Ferguson, Frank, 1906-1978.
Bradstreet, Charles.
Beauchamp, D. D. (Daniel D.), 1908-1969.
Bowers, William, 1916-1987.
Grey, Virginia, 1917-2004.
Malina, Luba.
Hubbard, John, 1914-1988.
Karloff, Boris, 1887-1969.
Brodney, Oscar.
Fields, Herbert, 1897-1958.
Fields, Dorothy, 1905-1974.
Porter, Cole, 1891-1964.
Wedlock, Hugh, 1908-1993.
Snyder, Howard, 1909-1963.
Abbott and Costello (Comedy team).
Universal-International (Firm).
Universal Pictures Company.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm).
Added Title Abbot and Costello. The complete Universal Pictures collection. Discs 9-10
Abbott and Costello
Container of (work): Abbott and Costello meet Frankenstein (Motion picture)
Container of (work): Abbott and Costello meet the killer (Motion picture)
Standard No. 025195020725 (boxed set)
025192235450 (boxed set)
Music No. 2007807 Universal Studios Home Entertainment (boxed set)
2007815 Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Discs 9-10)
2032939 Universal Studios Home Entertainment (boxed set)
61131981 Universal Studios Home Entertainment (boxed set)

 
    
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