The Best of Abbott and Costello

The Best of Abbott and Costello

Volume 1

DVD - 2012
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One night in the tropics: Abbott and Costello play two stooges employed by Roscoe, a shady nightclub owner. Having financed a dubious 'love insurance' policy, Roscoe wants the boys to ensure that a particular marriage takes place, and sends them on an ocean liner bound for South America.
Buck privates: Abbott and Costello hide in an enlistment center to elude the police, and find themselves in the army.
In the Navy: Two sailors bound for duty on the high seas befriend a singing star who has ditched the limelight for a quiet enlisted life, and try to help him evade an ambitious reporter intent on using his new identity for her big story.
Hold that ghost: Strange things start to happen when Abbott and Costello claim their inheritance, an abandoned roadhouse.
Keep 'em flying: Bud and Lou enlist in the Army Air Corps and get caught up in a love triangle.
Ride 'em cowboy: The duo head to the Lazy S ranch to hide after Lou accidentally proposes to an Indian girl.
Pardon my sarong: Bud and Lou travel to the south seas where Lou is mistaken for a legendary god.
Who done it?: Slapstick comedy thriller in which two radio writers become involved in a real murder while they are recording a whodunit play.
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2012]
Branch Call Number: DVD FIC B V.1
Characteristics: 4 videodiscs (675 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Purcell, Gertrude
Grayson, Charles 1903-1973,
Scola, Kathryn - Adapter
Martin, Francis 1900-1979,- Adapter
Spigelgass, Leonard
Sutherland, A. Edward (Albert Edward), 1897-1973,
Horman, Arthur T. 1905-1964,
Grant, John 1891-1955,
Gottlieb, Alex 1906-1988,
Lubin, Arthur 1901-1995,
Lees, Robert 1912-2004,
Rinaldo, Frederic I.
Kelly, Burt
Tryon, Glenn 1899-1970,
Boardman, True
Perrin, Nat
Shumate, Harold 1893-1983,- Adapter
Kenton, Erle C. 1896-1980,
Roberts, Stanley 1916-1982,
Joseph, Edmund
Abbott, Bud 1895-1974,- Actor
Costello, Lou - Actor
Jones, Allan 1907-1992,- Actor
Kelly, Nancy 1921-1995,- Actor
Cummings, Robert 1908-1990,- Actor
Boland, Mary 1880-1965,- Actor
Carrillo, Leo - Actor
Moran, Peggy 1918-2002,- Actor
Frawley, William 1887-1966,- Actor
Bowman, Lee 1914-1979,- Actor
Frazee, Jane 1918-1985,- Actor
Curtis, Alan 1909-1953,- Actor
Pendleton, Nat 1895-1967,- Actor
Powell, Dick 1904-1963,- Actor
Dodd, Claire 1908-1973- Actor
Foran, Dick 1910-1979,- Actor
Carlson, Richard 1912-1977,- Actor
Davis, Joan 1912-1961,- Actor
Auer, Mischa 1905-1967,- Actor
Gargan, William 1905-1979,- Actor
Gwynne, Anne 1918-2003,- Actor
Brown, Johnny Mack - Actor
Dumbrille, Douglass 1890-1974,- Actor
Ankrum, Morris 1897-1964,- Actor
Hinds, Samuel S. 1875-1948- Actor
Fitzgerald, Ella
Bruce, Virginia 1910-1982,- Actor
Paige, Robert 1910-1987,- Actor
Erickson, Leif 1911-1986,- Actor
Wynn, Nan - Actor
Atwill, Lionel 1885-1946,- Actor
Knowles, Patric 1911-1995,- Actor
Allbritton, Louise 1920-1979,- Actor
Gomez, Thomas 1905-1971,- Actor
Bendix, William 1906-1964,- Actor
Porter, Don 1912-1997,- Actor
Cowan, Jerome 1897-1972,- Actor
Wickes, Mary 1910-1995,- Actor
Stossel, Ludwig - Actor
Furmanek, Bob 1961-- Commentator
Palumbo, Ron - Commentator
Miller, Jeff - Commentator
Coniff, Frank - Commentator
Andrews Sisters
Condos Brothers
Merry Macs (Musical group)
Ink Spots (Musical group)
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Mayfair Productions
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)


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