DVD List

Scared to Death

Here’s where we stash the DVDs…

Below is a list of movies on home video that have been either written about or mentioned in our postings at Grand Old Movies. Titles are alphabetical by film name; DVD production information listed when available.

The Alligator People; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. 2004; letterbox format; includes trailers

A Night to Remember (1942); Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Inc. 2008; part of Icons of Screwball Comedy, Volume Two (2-disc set includes Theodora Goes Wild, Together Again, The Doctor Takes a Wife); not available separately; includes extras

The Ape Man; Alpha Video 2002; no extras

Attack of the 50-Foot Woman; Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc., 2007; extras include DVD commentary. This DVD is part of the Cult Camp Classics I DVD set by Warner Home Video, which includes Queen of Outer Space and The Giant Behemoth (and which may be out of print). Also available from the Warner Bros. Archive Collection, without commentary

The Bad Seed; Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2004; extras include DVD commentary

Beginning of the End; Henstooth Video 2010; extras include DVD commentary

Bell, Book and Candle; Columbia Tristar Home Video 1999; includes extras

Big House, U.S.A.; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. 2010; no extras

The Black Cat (1934);  The Raven (1935); Universal Studios 2005; part of The Bela Lugosi Collection (includes Murders in the Rue Morgue, The Invisible Ray, Black Friday); not available separately; no extras

Bloody Mama; Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios, Inc. 2007; part of The Roger Corman Collection (includes second feature A Bucket of Blood); no extras

The Brain From Planet Arous; Wade Williams 2000; no extras

The Brain That Wouldn’t Die; Alpha Home Entertainment 2002; no extras (you can also watch it here at Hulu)

The Broadway Melody (1929); Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2005; includes extras

The Carpetbaggers (1964); Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2013 and Paramount Pictures Pictures Inc. 2013; no extras

Christmas Holiday; Hollywood’s Attic 2006; no extras

Code Two; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2013; no extras

The Corpse Vanishes; Alpha Video 2002; no extras

Crack in the World; Olive Films 2010; no extras; you can also watch it on The Paramount Vault YouTube Channel by clicking here (includes ads)

Curse of the Demon; SEE Night of the Demon

Deception; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2008 (part of Bette Davis Collection, Vol. 3, but available as a single disc); extras include DVD commentary

Demetrius and the Gladiators; Twentieth-Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC 2005; letterbox format; includes trailers

Dinner at Eight; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2005; extras include comedy short and Jean Harlow documentary

Diplomatic Courier; Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation 2012; no extras

Donovan’s Brain; MGM Midnite Movies 2001; no extras (you can also watch it here on Hulu)

Female on the Beach; TCM Vault Collection 2012 (part of the Women in Danger: 1950s Thrillers collection; includes Woman in Hiding, The Unguarded Moment, and The Price of Fear); includes extras

First Men in the Moon; Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2008 (part of The Fantastic Films of Ray Harryhausen Legendary Science Fiction Series, but available as a single disc); includes extras

Francis the Talking Mule: Universal Studios 2015, 3-disc collection of 7 films (includes Francis, Francis Goes to the Races, Francis Goes to West Point, Francis Covers the Big Town, Francis Joins the WACS, Francis in the Navy, Francis in the Haunted House); no extras

Footlight Parade; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2006 (part of The Busby Berkeley Collection, Vol. 1, available as a single disc); includes extras

The Giant Claw; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, Inc. 2007 (part of the 2-disc Icons of Horror Collection: Sam Katzman; includes Creature With the Atom Brain, Z0mbies of Mora Tau, and The Werewolf); extras include shorts and trailers

Gorilla At Large; Midnite Movies Series; 20th-Century Fox 2007; double feature includes Mystery on Monster Island

The Great Lie; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2008 (part of Bette Davis Collection, Vol. 3, but available as a single disc); includes extras

Harvey; Universal Studios 2000; extras include production notes and James Stewart introduction to film

The Head; Alpha Home Entertainment 2003; no extras

Humoresque; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2005 (part of The Joan Crawford Collection, Vol. 1, available as a single disc); includes extras

Island of Lost Souls; The Criterion Collection 2011; extras include DVD commentary and featurettes

The Joker is Wild: Unfortunately it does not yet seem to have been released in home video format. But you might be able to watch it on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfEX9Z4NkCM

King Kong (1933); Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2006; extras include DVD commentary

Kismet (non-musical version, 1944); Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2010; part of the Warner Bros. Archive Collection; no extras

Kismet (musical version, 1955); Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2008; includes extras (part of Classic Musicals from the Dream Factory, Vol. 3, but available as a single disc)

Konga; Midnite Movies Series, MGM 2007; double feature includes Yongary, Monster From the Deep

Land of the Pharaohs; Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc. 2007 (part of the Cult Camp Classic series, but available as a single disc); extras include DVD commentary

The Leech Woman; Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2008; part of the 6-disc set The Classic Sci-Fi Ultimate Collection, Volumes 1-2 (includes Tarantula, The Mole People, The Incredible Shrinking Man, The Monolith Monsters, Monster on the Campus, Dr. Cyclops, Cult of the Cobra, The Land Unknown, and The Deadly Mantis); no extras

Let Us Be Gay; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2009; Warner Bros. Archive Collection; no extras

The Locket; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2010; Warner Bros. Archive Collection; no extras

Luxury Liner; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2010; part of the Warner Bros. Archive Collection; no extras

Ma Barker’s Killer Brood; Alpha Video Distributors, 2003; includes trailer

The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934); Vintage Home Entertainment, Inc., 2003; part of the 1-disc set Alfred Hitchcock Thrillers (includes Secret Agent and The Lady Vanishes); no extras

Millie; Alpha Home Entertainment 2005; no extras

Miracle in the Rain; Warners Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2007; extras include short promos and trailer

Mississippi; Universal Backlot Series 2010; part of the Bing Crosby Collection (includes College Humor, We’re Not Dressing, Here is My Heart, Sing You Sinners, Welcome Stranger); not available separately; no extras

The Monster That Challenged the World; MGM Entertainment LLC 2004; double feature includes It! The Terror From Beyond Space; no extras

Murder, He Says; TCM Vault Collection 2010; 2-disc set includes separate feature Feudin’, Fussin’ and A-Fightin’; includes extras

Murders in the Rue Morgue; Universal Studios 2005; part of The Bela Lugosi Collection ( 2-disc set includes The Black Cat, The Raven, The Invisible Ray, Black Friday); not available separately; no extras

Murders in the Zoo; Universal Studios 2009; part of the 5-disc set Universal Cult Horror Collection (includes House of Horrors, The Mad Doctor of Market Street, The Mad Ghoul, The Strange Case of Dr. Rx); not available separately; includes extras

The Next Voice You Hear…; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc. 2009; no extras

Night of the Demon; Sony Pictures 2002; includes alternate, cut American version Curse of the Demon

On Approval; Image Entertainment, Inc. 1996; no extras

The Oscar; Unfortunately it does not yet seem to have been released in home video format. But you might be able to watch it on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhqYYxyrC-BQM6prgH3qE0N5vpyNvhqs8

The Passionate Friends; Cineon 2009 import; part of the 9-disc set David Lean Collection (includes Oliver Twist, Great Expectations, Blithe Spirit, This Happy Breed, Brief Encounter, Madeleine, The Sound Barrier,  Hobson’s Choice); no extras; subtitles in Korean and English

Peter Ibbetson; Universal Studios 2005; part of The Gary Cooper Franchise Collection (2-disc set includes Design For Living, The General Died at Dawn, Beau Geste, The Lives of a Bengal Lancer); extras include trailers

Queen of Outer Space; Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc. 2007; extras include DVD commentary; part of the Cult Camp Classics I DVD set by Warner Home Video, which includes Attack of the 50-Foot Woman and The Giant Behemoth (and which may be out of print)

Red Headed Woman; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., 2006; part of the 2-disc set Forbidden Hollywood Collection, Volume I (includes Waterloo Bridge (1931) and Baby Face); not available separately; extras include pre- and post-censored versions of Baby Face

The Return of Doctor X; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., 2006; part of the 3-disc set Hollywood Legends of Horror (includes Doctor X, Mark of the Vampire, Mad Love, Devil Doll); extras include commentary

The Raven (1935); see The Black Cat

Riptide; Warner Bros. Archive Collection 2006; no extras; DVD-R manufactured on demand

Salome (1953); Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Inc. 2010; part of the 5-disc set The Films of Rita Hayworth (includes Cover Girl, Gilda, Tonight and Every Night, and Miss Sadie Thompson); includes extras

Salomé (1923, silent); Image Entertainement 2003; disc includes as a separate feature the 1933 experimental film Lot in Sodom

Samson and Delilah; The Castaways Pictures (Chinese and English subtitles); no extras; film missing Paramount logo at beginning

Secret Agent; SEE The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)

She-Wolf of London; Universal Studios 2004; part of the 2-disc set The Wolf Man Legacy Collection (includes The Wolf Man; Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man; Werewolf of London); includes extras

Shortcut to Hell; Unfortunately it does not yet seem to have been released in home video format. But you might be able to watch it on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7KJ6uQ1quY

The Sign of the Cross; Universal Studios 2006; part of the 5-disc set The Cecil B. DeMille Collection (includes Four Frightened People; Cleopatra; The Crusades; Union Pacific); no extras

Six of a Kind; Universal Studios 2003; part of the George Burns & Gracie Allen 3-Movies Collection (includes Here Comes Cookie and Love in Bloom); not available separately; no extras

Son of Dracula; Universal Studios 2001; double feature includes Dracula’s Daughter; includes extras

Suspicion; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.; extras include featurette

Tarantula; Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2008; part of the 6-disc set The Classic Sci-Fi Ultimate Collection Volumes 1-2 (includes The Mole People, The Incredible Shrinking Man, The Monolith Monsters, Monster on the Campus, Dr. Cyclops, Cult of the Cobra, The Land Unknown, The Deadly Mantis, The Leech Woman); not available separately; no extras

Them!; Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2010; 2-disc set includes The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms, World Without End, Satellite in the Sky; includes extras

They Saved Hitler’s Brain; Rhino Entertainment Company 2000; no extras

Treasure Island; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2006  (part of Motion Picture Masterpices Collection; other discs are David Copperfield, Pride and Prejudice, A Tale of Two Cities, and Marie Antoinette; available separately); extras include shorts and cartoons

The Unfinished Dance; Warner Bros. Archive Collection 2011; no extras; DVD-R manufactured on demand

Virginia City; Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2008 (part of the Errol Flynn Warner Bros. Western Collection; includes San Antonio; Montana; Rocky Mountain); extras include commentary

Voodoo Man; PRS 2010; includes the 1932 film White Zombie; you can also watch Voodoo Man here on YouTube

Way Out West; Lions Gate Entertainment 2005 (part of Laurel & Hardy II Collection; includes Block-Heads and the short Chickens Come Home; no extras)

W.C. Fields Comedy Collection; Universal Studios 2004; includes The Bank Dick, My Little Chickadee, You Can’t Cheat an Honest Man, It’s A Gift, International House; extras include documentary; not available separately

W.C. Fields Comedy Collection, Volume Two; Universal Studios 2007; includes You’re Telling Me, The Old-Fashioned Way, Man on the Flying Trapeze, Poppy, Never Give a Sucker an Even Break; extras include vintage documentary; not available separately

W.C. Fields: Six Short Films; The Criterion Collection 2000; includes The Fatal Glass of Beer, Pool Sharks, The Golf Specialist, The Barber Shop, The Dentist, The Pharmacist; no extras

The Westerner; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. 2009; (part of The Gary Cooper Collection; 2-disc set includes Along Came Jones, Man of the West, Pride of the Yankees); no extras

Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?; MGM Entertainment 2002; part of Midnite Movies Double Feature, including What’s The Matter With Helen?; no extras (also known as Who Slew Auntie Roo?)

Winter Meeting: Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2013; no extras

The Woman on the Beach; Warner Home Video 2011; no extras

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