Posted Fri Jul 1, 2016 at 08:00 AM PDT by Tom Landy
The 1964 musical starring Debbie Reynolds is now available on Blu-ray.
As previously reported, Warner Archive will be releasing 'The Unsinkable Molly Brown' on Blu-ray on June 21.
"Be sure the story is something you cannot resist," Richard Rodgers once advised Meredith Willson. After considering 100 projects for a successor to The Music Man, Willson found one that was irresistible. And unsinkable.
Debbie Reynolds plays the title role, inviting all to Belly Up to the Bar, Boys for the whoop-and-holler film of Willson's 1960 Broadway hit. Reynolds won a 1964 Best Actress Oscar nomination as the backwoods heroine who survives the Titanic and the snobbery of Denver society. Screen-debuting Harve Presnell reprises his stage role of Johnny, who has heartful-and-a-half of love for Molly. Johnny wasn't alone. Astronauts Gus Grissom and John Young so admired the movie they named their Gemini 3 spacecraft Molly Brown.
The Blu-ray features 1080p video, lossless 5.1 audio, and supplements include Story of a Dress and the Theatrical Trailer.
You can find the latest specs for 'The Unsinkable Molly Brown' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under June 21.
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