John Bunny DVD review

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John Bunny DVD review

PostMon Oct 23, 2017 7:20 pm

Here is my review of the new John Bunny DVD that contains a new documentary as well as restored films:

https://goo.gl/iv8GDa
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Re: John Bunny DVD review

PostTue Oct 24, 2017 11:12 am

This release had totally passed me by. Thanks for bringing it to attention, and a very nice review, too.
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Re: John Bunny DVD review

PostTue Oct 24, 2017 11:27 am

This movie was not included.

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Re: John Bunny DVD review

PostWed Nov 29, 2017 7:33 am

Another review of the DVD, from DVDtalk:

https://www.dvdtalk.com/reviews/72604/j ... of-comedy/
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Re: John Bunny DVD review

PostThu Nov 30, 2017 12:39 am

I got my copy direct from the company selling in quick order. yet to view it but will soon.
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Re: John Bunny DVD review

PostThu Nov 30, 2017 9:39 am

radiotelefonia wrote:This movie was not included.



TANGLED TANGOIST is one of my favorites. One reason it was not included on the DVD is that the only print in a US archive is at MoMA (with German titles, I think), and the films on the DVD are all sourced from 35mm at the Library of Congress. Steve Massa and I have programmed TANGOIST at our Cruel and Unusual Comedy series a couple times over the past several years, and it's always a hit.

Tony's excellent DVD is also available on Amazon here, BTW.

Ben


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