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Title Forbidden Hollywood. Volume 1 [(DVD) videorecording].

Publication Info. [California] : Turner Entertainment, [2006]
Distributed by Warner Home Video.
©2006
Location Call No. Status
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Description 2 videodiscs (308 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series TCM archives
Forbidden Hollywood.
TCM archives (Series)
System Details DVD; mono.
Note Collective title from container.
Originally released as motion pictures between 1931-1933.
Red-headed woman from the book by Katharine Brush ; Waterloo Bridge from the stage play by Robert E. Sherwood.
Container lists disc 1 as Red-headed woman and Waterloo Bridge, and disc 2 as Baby face. Films are reversed on actual discs.
Some production credits taken from other sources.
Special features: new introduction by Robert Osborne ; 'Baby Face' theatrical trailer.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Language English; with optional English, French & Spanish subtitles (original theatrical release Baby face, English only); closed-captioned.
Cast Disc 1. Baby face: Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent, Donald Cook, Alphonse Ethier, Henry Kolker, Theresa Harris, Margaret Lindsay.
Disc 2. Red-headed woman: Jean Harlow, Chester Morris, Lewis Stone, Leila Hyams, Una Merkel. Waterloo Bridge: Mae Clarke, Douglass Montgomery, Kent Douglass [Douglass Montgomery], Doris Lloyd, Bette Davis, Enid Bennett.
Credits Disc 1. Baby face: editing, Howard Bretherton ; photography, James Van Trees.
Disc 2. Red-headed woman: photography, Harold Rosson ; editing, Blanche Sewell. Waterloo Bridge: cinematographer, Arthur Edeson ; editor, Clarence Kolster, Maurice Pivar ; music, Val Burton.
Summary In the early 1930's, before Hollywood began enforcing a self-imposed Production Code, many films allowed for extraordinary frankness including nudity, adultery and prostitution. In this restored and remastered three-movie collection, three daring young actresses are featured in racy, riveting star vehicles. Jean Harlow is a red-headed secretary who hooks the company's married boss, while carrying on with chauffeur Charles Boyer. A young soldier is forced to give up Mae Clarke when his well-to-do family learns she's a prostitute, in Waterloo Bridge. Finally baby-faced Barbara Stanwyck sleeps her way up the corporate ladder in a New York bank, not caring who gets hurt.
Contents Disc one. Baby face [prerelease version] / Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by Alfred E. Green ; screen play by Gene Markey & Kathryn Scola ; story by Mark Canfield ; [produced by William LeBaron, Raymond Griffith] (1933, 76 min) ; Baby face [original theatrical release] / Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. & the Vitaphone Corp. present ; directed by Alfred E. Green ; screen play by Gene Markey & Kathryn Scola ; story by Mark Canfield (1933, 72 min) -- Disc two. Red-headed woman / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; directed by Jack Conway ; from the book by Katharine Brush ; screen play by Anita Loos ; [produced by Albert Lewin, Irving Thalberg ; additional writing by F. Scott Fitzgerald] (1932, 79 min.) -- Waterloo bridge / Carl Laemmle presents ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; Universal Pictures Corp. ; from the stage play by Robert E. Sherwood ; adaptation and added dialogue, Benn Levy ; screen play, Tom Reed ; directed by James Whale (1931, 81 min.).
Subject Brush, Katharine, 1902-1952 -- Television adaptations.
Brush, Katharine, 1902-1952 -- Film adaptations.
Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955 -- Television adaptations.
Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955 -- Film adaptations.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Adultery -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Ambition -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Prostitutes -- England -- London -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Motion pictures -- Censorship -- Videodiscs.
Sex in motion pictures -- Videodiscs.
DVDs.
Genre Feature films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Green, Alfred E., 1889-1960, director.
LeBaron, William, 1883-1958, producer.
Griffith, Raymond, -1957, producer.
Markey, Gene, 1895-1980, screenwriter.
Scola, Kathryn, screenwriter.
Canfield, Mark, 1902-1979, director.
Stanwyck, Barbara, 1907-1990, actor.
Brent, George, 1904-1979, actor.
Conway, Jack, 1887-1952.
Lewin, Albert, 1894-1968, producer.
Thalberg, Irving G., 1899-1936, producer.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940, screenwriter.
Loos, Anita, 1893-1981, screenwriter.
Harlow, Jean, 1911-1937, actor.
Morris, Chester, actor.
Stone, Lewis, 1879-1953, actor.
Hyams, Leila, 1905-1977, actor.
Merkel, Una, 1903-1986, actor.
Whale, James, -1957, director.
Laemmle, Carl, 1908-1979, producer.
Levy, Benn W. (Benn Wolfe), 1900-1973.
Reed, Tom, 1901-1961.
Clarke, Mae, actor.
Montgomery, Douglass, 1907-1966, actor.
Lloyd, Doris, 1896-1968, actor.
Davis, Bette, 1908-1989, actor.
Bennett, Enid, 1893-1969, actor.
Kerr, Frederick, 1858-1933, actor.
Brush, Katharine, 1902-1952. Red-headed woman.
Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955. Waterloo Bridge.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Vitaphone Corp.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Universal Pictures Corporation.
Turner Classic Movies (Firm)
Turner Entertainment Co.
Added Title Baby face (Motion picture)
Red-headed woman (Motion picture)
Waterloo Bridge (Motion picture : 1931)
ISBN 1419826387
9781419826382
Standard No. 012569679641
Music No. 67964 Warner Home Video
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