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Hollywood party / a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; screenplay by Howard Dietz and Arthur Kober.

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (68 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1934.
Special features: Original theatrical trailer; audio vault: rare pre-recordings and outtakes of deleted songs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Jimmy Durante, Jack Pearl, Lupe Velez.
Summary, etc.:
Jimmy Durante wants to wow the visiting Baron Munchausen by throwing him a big, bustling Tinseltown bash. Hollywood Party is the wild, wildly inconsistent but ever fun musical-novelty result, packed with kicky dance montages offering pre-Code chorines and Berkeley-like kaleidoscopic shots, spiked with a color cartoon insert from Walt Disney, muscled up with Schnarzan's lion-wrasslin, ' and thronged with notables, including Mickey Mouse, Ted Healy and his Stooges, and Mr. Laurel and Mr. Hardy.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, full screen (4x3,1.37:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono, NTSC.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Parties > Drama.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.

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