'50s icons Gentlemen prefer blondes ; The seven year itch ; An affair to remember ; Love me tender.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes: Two showgirls are surrounded by music and men as they pursue their quest for romance and money on a luxury-liner bound for France.
4 videodiscs (399 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical stereo Dolby digital surround Dolby 4.0
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: Not rated.
Fifties icons [videorecording (DVD)] : Gentlemen prefer blondes ; The seven year itch ; An affair to remember ; Love me tender.
Originally released 1953-1957.
Gentlemen prefer blondes based on Anita Loos's novel; Seven year itch based on George Axelrod's play ; Love Me Tender based on a story by Maurice Geraghty.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes special features: Fox Movietone News: Marilyn and Jane in Cement ; Original theatrical trailer ; One-sheet still gallery ; restoration comparison.
The Seven Year Itch special features: Hollywood Backstories: The Seven Year Itch ; Fox Movietone News: The Seven Year Itch ; deleted scenes ; original theatrical trailer.
An Affair to Remember special features: Commentary by Singer Marnie Nixon and film historian Joseph McBride; "Affairs to remember": Deborah Kerr; "Affairs to remember": Cary Grant; a producer to remember: Jerry Wald; the look of An Affair to Remember; AMC backstory "An Affair to remember; Fox Movietone news: an affair to remember shipboard premiere attracts celebrities; trailer.
Love Me Tender special features: Audio commentary by noted Elvis historian Jerry Schilling; featurettes: Elvis hits Hollywood; The colonel and the king; Love me tender: the birth and boom of the Elvis hit; Love me tender, the soundtrack.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes: Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell, Betty Grable, Tommy Ewell, Ethel Merman.
The Seven Year Itch: Marilyn Monroe, Tom Ewell.
An Affair to Remember: Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Charles Watts, Geraldine Wall, Neva Patterson.
Love Me Tender: Elvis Presley, Richard Egan, Debra Paget, Robert Middleton, William Campbell.
Full screen and widescreen presentations ; Stereo, mono audio tracks ; NTSC ; Region 1.
Variously subtitled in English SDH or French with optional Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned. English subtitles for the deaf and hearing-impaired (SDH).
Gentlemen prefer blondes (1953, 91 minutes) / directed by Howard Hawks
Seven year itch (1955, 104 minutes) / directed by Billy Wilder
An Affair to Remember (1957, 115 minutes) / directed by Leo McCarey
Love Me Tender (1956, 89 minutes) / directed by Robert D. Webb.
Subjects:Accidents -- Drama.
Axelrod, George -- Film adaptations.
Brothers -- Drama.
Geraghty, Maurice, 1908-1987 -- Film adaptations.
Husbands -- Drama.
Imagination -- Drama.
Loos, Anita, 1893-1981 -- Film adaptations.
Love -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
New York (N.Y.) -- Drama.
Showgirls -- Drama.
Single women -- Drama.
Southern States -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Drama.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Drama.
Vaudeville -- Drama.
Romantic comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Axelrod, George, author.
Egan, Richard, 1921-1987, actor.
Ewell, Tom, 1909-1994, actor.
Geraghty, Maurice, 1908-1987, author.
Grable, Betty, 1916-1973, actor.
Grant, Cary, 1904-1986, actor.
Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977, director.
Kerr, Deborah, 1921-2007, actor.
McCarey, Leo, director.
Monroe, Marilyn, 1926-1962, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Axelrod, George. Seven year itch.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Loos, Anita, 1893-1981. Gentlemen prefer blondes.
Negulesco, Jean, director.
Paget, Debra, 1933- actor.
Presley, Elvis, 1935-1977, actor.
Russell, Jane, 1921-2011, actor.
Watts, Charles, 1912-1966, actor.
Webb, Robert, 1903-1990, film director.
Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002, director.