Laurel & Hardy: The Essential Collection

Laurel & Hardy: The Essential Collection

Laurel & Hardy
Laurel & Hardy
Director: James Parrott, James W. Horne, William Seiter
Cast: Laurel & Hardy
James Parrott, James W. Horne, William Seiter,

DVD (Slip Sleeve / Full Frame)



Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy are widely acknowledged among the greatest comedy teams of all time. Their films -- enjoyed for generations -- helped define screen comedy, and their legacy traces through Abbot & Costello to contemporary buddy comedies. Transferred for the first time in high-definition and digitally restored, this set contains such favorites as Helpmates, Hog Wild, Another Fine Mess, Sons of the Desert, Way Out West, and the Academy Award® winning film The Music Box. Packed with entertaining bonus features, the collection includes brand new interviews with comedy legends Dick Van Dyke, Jerry Lewis, and Tim Conway, among others; insightful commentaries by classic-film experts and historians; additional films starring the duo, and original trailers. Laurel & Hardy: The Essential Collection showcases some of the most cherished and hilarious films in cinema history and is a must-have for comedy fans and collectors everywhere.

Product Details

Release Date: 10/25/2011
UPC: 0883476060217
Original Release: 0000
Rating: NR
Source: Rhi Entertainment
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Full Frame]
Time: 32:21:00

Special Features

A tribute to Laurel & Hardy ; On location with the boys; Laurel & Hardy guest appearances ; Film commentaries (from Laurel & Hardy historians); Theatrical trailers

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Laurel & Hardy Primary Artist
Stan Laurel Actor,Himself,Stanley
Oliver Hardy Actor,Himself,Oliver
Blanche Payson Mrs. Hardy
Charley Chase Charley
Dorothy Granger Tillie
Gladys Gale Mrs. von Schwarzenhoffen
Harry Bernard Policeman
Sharon Lynne Lola Marcel
Billy Gilbert Prof. von Schwarzenhoffen
Bobby Burns Bicyclist
Fay Holderness Mrs. Hardy
James Finlayson Mickey Finn
Mae Busch Lottie Hardy
Robert "Bobby" Burns Neighbor
Charles McMurphy Streetcar conductor
Eddie Dunn Meadows
Lucien Littlefield Dr. Horace Meddick
Stanley Fields Sheriff
William Gillespie Piano salesman
Charlie Hall Postman
Rosina Lawrence Mary Roberts

Technical Credits
James Parrott Director
James W. Horne Director
William Seiter Director

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