Monday, 2 March 2015

Battle of the Bulge (1965)

Directed by Ken Annakin and starring Henry Fonda, Robert Shaw, Robert Ryan, Dana Andrews, Charles Bronson, James MacArthur, Pier Angeli and Telly Savalas.

DVD bought in 2005

Blu-ray bought in 2010
169m 40s


Audio commentary with director Ken Annakin and actor James MacArthur
The Filming of Battle of the Bulge
History Recreated
Theatrical Trailer

In Harm's Way (1965)

Directed by Otto Preminger and starring John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Henry Fonda, Patricia Neal and Tom Tryon.

DVD bought in 2009
160m 13s

The Making of a Movie - featurette
Theatrical Trailers

The Heroes of Telemark (1965)

Directed by Anthony Mann and starring Kirk Douglas, Richard Harris and Michael Redgrave.

DVD bought in 2004

10 Featurettes (65mins)
Theatrical Trailer

Frankenstein Conquers the World (1965)

Directed by Ishiro Honda and starring Nick Adams, Tadao Takashima and Kumi Mizuno.

DVD bought in 2012
93m 04s

Includes both Japanese, International and English Language versions of the film
Audio Commentary
Deleted Scenes
Alternate Ending
Photo Gallery
Theatrical Trailer

Monster Zero (1965)

Also known as Invasion of the Astro Monsters and Godzilla vs Monster Zero.

Directed by Ishiro Honda and starring Nick Adams, Akira Takarada and Kumi Mizuno.

DVD bought in 2007
94m 20s

Includes both Japanese and US versions of the film 

Audio Commentary
Image Gallery
Theatrical Trailer

Die Monster Die! (1965)

Directed by Daniel Haller and starring Boris Karloff, Nick Adams, Suzan Farmer and Freda Jackson.

DVD bought in 2009
78m 39s

Midnite Movies Double Feature DVD also includes the film - 

The Dunwich Horror (1970) directed by Daniel Haller and starring Sandra Dee and Dean Stockwell

Theatrical Trailer

Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965)

Directed by Freddie Francis and starring Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Michael Gough, Roy Castle and Donald Sutherland.

DVD bought in 2004

Audio commentary by director Freddie Francis, and journalist Jonathan Southcott
Audio commentary by "Dark Side" editor Allan Bryce
Film notes by Jonathan Southcott
Photo gallery

The Skull (1965)

Directed by Freddie Francis and starring Peter Cushing, Patrick Wymark, Christopher Lee, 
Jill Bennett and Nigel Green.

DVD bought in 2009

Theatrical Trailer

She (1965)

Directed by Robert Day and starring Ursula Andress, John Richardson, Peter Cushing, 
Christopher Lee and Bernard Cribbins.

DVD bought in 2004

No Extras

The Great Race (1965)

Directed by Blake Edwards and starring Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood and Peter Falk.

Blu-ray bought in 2014

The Great Race: On the Set (16mins)
Theatrical Trailer

Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines (1965)

Directed by Ken Annakin and starring Stuart Whitman, Sarah Miles, James Fox and Terry-Thomas.

DVD bought in 2004

Audio commentary by director Ken Annakin
Conversations with Ken Annakin
Still galleries
Theatrical trailer

Mary Poppins (1964)

Directed by Robert Stevenson and starring Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, David Tomlinson and Glynis Johns, Karen Dotrice and Matthew Garber.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2004

50th Anniversary Blu-ray bought in 2013
139m 06s


Blu-ray extras - 

Audio Commentary with stars Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, and Karen Dotrice and songwriters Richard B. Sherman and Robert M. Sherman
Becoming Mr. Sherman
Mary-Oke" sing-alongs
Mary Poppins: From Page to Stage (48mins)
Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious: The Making of Mary Poppins (51mins)
The Gala World Premiere
Magical Musical Reunion
The Cat That Looked At a King" animated short
Theatrical Trailers

The Sound of Music (1965)

Directed by Robert Wise and starring Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer and Eleanor Parker.

2-disc Special Edition DVD bought in 2002

3-disc 45th Anniversary Blu-ray bought in 2010


Blu-ray extras -

Audio commentary by actors Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer and Charmian Carr, choreographer Dee Dee Wood, and Johannes Von Trapp
Audio commentary by director Robert Wise
Your Favorite Things: An Interactive Celebration
Music Machine” musical numbers scene-selection
Musical Stages” interactive feature with featurettes
A City of Song” interactive feature
The Sound of Music’: From Fact to Phenomenon (87mins)
My Favorite Things: Julie Andrews Remembers (63mins)
Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer: A Reminiscence (20mins)
From Liesl to Gretl (34mins)
Salzburg Sight and Sound (13mins)
On Location with the ‘Sound of Music (23mins)
When You Know the Notes to Sing: A Sing-along Phenomenon
Vintage Programs: Rodgers and Hammerstein
Rodgers and Hammerstein: The Sound of American Music (83mins)
Rodgers and Hammerstein: The Sound of Movies (97mins)
Vintage Programs: Audio Interviews
Rare Treasures
Screen Tests
Fox Movietone News: Academy Awards
Theatrical Trailers