Classic Musicals - Volume 2
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Classic Musicals: Volume 2 brings an incomparable world of song, dance and orchestration to life.
Students who were in the college band together go searching for a job and end up in Artie Shaw's band.
Reaching For The Moon:
All aboard for this light-hearted, romantic musical-comedy starring Douglas Fairbanks as a hard-nosed Wall street business tycoon who has no time for nor appreciation of love until he meets the beautiful aviatrix, Vivian Benton. With the aid of his ever-loyal manservant, the awkward businessman learns the secrets of wooing, and even takes a spiked 'love potion' to help him in his amorous quest.
Stage Door Canteen:
A war time romance bloomes in WWII between canteen hostess Eileen and visiting soldier Dakota at New York's famous Stage Door Canteen. Their story provides the backdrop for showing the greatest film, stage, comedy, and musical actors of the day performing multiple plays, acts, and musical numbers, or serving drinks and food to U.S. servicemen at this famous non-profit establishment.
The Road To Hollywood:
A retelling of the rise to stardom of one of Hollywood's icons; Bing Crosby; using shorts/footage.
All-girl school Mar Brynn tries to get more pupils and publicity by making fun of the Quincton college. For revenge, the boys there sent Bob Sheppard to Mar Brynn, dressed as a girl, to give them a slight scandal.
|Actors||Fred Astaire, Bing Crosby, Bebe Daniels|
|Audio||English (Dolby Digital 1.0)|
|Consumer Advice||Mild themes|
|Year of Release||1943|
|Primary Format - Movies/TV||DVD|