The Bing Crosby Collection: Birth Of The Blues & Blue Skies DVD

The Bing Crosby Collection: Birth Of The Blues & Blue Skies DVD Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 or region free DVD player in order to play  A fantastic double bill from the legendary Bing Crosby Birth Of The Blues (Dir Victor Schertzinger 1941) Bing Crosby and Mary Martin star as two jazz artists in the swinging world of 1920&39;s New Orleans Crosby is Jeff Lambert a clarinet player who is out to start a band called the Basin Street Hot-Shots When Betty Lou (Martin) joins as vocalist romance ensues between everyone involved stirring things up a bit The film pays homage to Dixieland greats such as Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong and contains many musical numbers filled with cool clarinets and sizzling jam sessions such as "Birth of the Blues" "Melancholy Baby" "St Louis Blues" and "St James Infirmary" Blue Skies (Dir Stuart Heisler 1941) The owner of a nightclub (Crosby) and a dancing star (Astaire) play friends turned romantic rivals in this musical featuring the songs of Irving Berlin A nostalgic loosely constructed musical that follows the years-long rivalry between two musical stars who love the same woman Paul Draper rather than Astaire was originally cast in the role of the disk jockey Songs include "Puttin&39; on the Ritz" "A Couple of Song and Dance Men" "You Keep Coming Back Like a Song" Actors Bing Crosby Mary Martin Jack Teagarden Carolyn Lee Eddie Anderson Brian Donlevy Joan Caulfield Fred Astaire Billy De Wolfe & Olga San Juan Director Victor Schertzinger & Stuart Heisler Certificate Universal Suitable for All Year 1941 Screen Fullscreen 43 Languages English - Dolby Digital (10) Mono Subtitles English for the hard of hearing ; Czech ; Hungarian ; Polish ; Swedish ; Norwegian ; Finnish ; Danish ; Dutch
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