Big Boy DVD

SKU ID #355980
Price $17.99

Quantity:

Availability: In Stock

Ready to ship in 2 - 3 Business Days

Share
Email Pinterest Twitter Facebook Google+
0.00.0(No reviews)Write a Review
Description
With charisma, outsized singing and a fast horse, Al Jolson rides home a winner in this opened-up screen version of one of his biggest stage hits. The dynamic entertainer puts on blackface makeup to portray likable Gus, a stableman-turned-jockey who overcomes adversity and wins the Kentucky Derby after gamblers conspire to have him fired from his mount Big Boy. The role gave Jolson a chance to immerse himself in two of his great passions: the racetrack and singing, with audience-pleasers including Tomorrow Is Another Day and Liza Lee. The ebullient Jolson didn’t like one of the songs in the original stage score, so he gave If You Knew Susie to Eddie Cantor. It became wide-eyed Cantor’s biggest hit!


**Please be aware that this is a manufactured on demand disc that was created using a DVD-R disc. It should play in all standard DVD players.
Technical Specs
  • Format: DVD [MOD]
  • Rating: Not Rated
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Run Time: 68 Minutes
  • Region: 1 Region?
  • Aspect Ratio: Fullscreen
  • Language: English
  • Studio: Warner Archives
  • DVD Release Date: July 21, 2009
  • Audio: ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Mono
  • Color: Black & White
Reviews

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
You Might Also Like
Customer Service
Easy Returns:

Satisfaction guaranteed.

Safe Shopping:

Confidentially and privacy secured.

FAQ:

Quick answers, easy solutions.