American Masters: Bing Crosby Rediscovered DVD

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Bing Crosby was, without a doubt, the most popular and influential multi-media star of the first half of the twentieth century, pulling audiences in with his intimate, laid-back voice and innate charm. Narrated by Stanley Tucci and directed by Robert Trachtenberg, this film explores the life and legend of this iconic performer, revealing a personality far more complex than the ... More
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Bing Crosby was, without a doubt, the most popular and influential multi-media star of the first half of the twentieth century, pulling audiences in with his intimate, laid-back voice and innate charm. Narrated by Stanley Tucci and directed by Robert Trachtenberg, this film explores the life and legend of this iconic performer, revealing a personality far more complex than the image the public had only thought they'd known.

American Masters: Bing Crosby

Bing Crosby was, without a doubt, the most popular and influential multi-media star of the first half of the twentieth century. His remarkable appeal, which continues to this day, was in his seemingly effortless ability to pull an audience in to his intimate, laid-back voice and innate charm.

For over three decades, through radio, film, television, and records he reigned supreme. A brilliant entrepreneur, Crosby played an important role in the development of the postwar recording industry. As one of Hollywood's most popular actors, he won the Oscar for 1944's Going My Way and starred in the iconic ""Road"" films with Bob Hope. Crosby recorded nearly 400 hit singles, an achievement no one - not Sinatra, Elvis or the Beatles - has come close to matching. Thirty-seven years after his death, he remains the most recorded performer in history.

Narrated by Stanley Tucci and directed by Emmy-winner Robert Trachtenberg (American Masters - Mel Brooks: Make a Noise), this film explores the life and legend of this iconic performer, revealing a personality far more complex than the image the public had only thought they'd known.

Bonus material includes - Outtakes/bonus video and an interview with the filmmaker Robert Trachtenberg.

Production Year: 2014
Rating: TV-14
Narrator: Stanley Tucci
Talent: Bing Crosby
Number of Discs: 1
Length: 90 minutes
Subtitled: Y
Subtitle Languages: English (SDH)
DVI: N
Audio Format: 5.1 Surround
Aspect Ratio: 16x9 Widescreen

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Trish
Anonymous User
4.0 star rating
07/17/20
Very Entertaining
Review by Trish on 07/17/20 review stating Very Entertaining
Any Bing Crosby fan would enjoy this DVD and it would possibly make him some new fans. Be prepared to see Kathy Crosby really showing her age.
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Ernie V.
Anonymous User
4.0 star rating
07/17/20
Great buy
Review by Ernie V. on 07/17/20 review stating Great buy
Excellent
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Helen C.
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5.0 star rating
07/17/20
BING CROSBY: AMERICAN MASTERS
Review by Helen C. on 07/17/20 review stating BING CROSBY: AMERICAN MASTERS
THIS WAS A MARVELOUS PROGRAM. BING WAS WONDERFUL AND SUCCESSFUL IN SO MANY WAYS. MY SISTER MISSED THE PROGRAM -- SO -- WE BOUGHT THIS DVD FOR HER AS A CHRISTMAS GIFT --- PERFECT IN EVERY WAY~!


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