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Home Theater Movie Renter's Guide - January, 2013

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  "The Jazz Singer" (Blu-ray) - Reviewed by Jim Milton

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Synopsis

Known as the "Father of the Talkies", this historic film was the first to synchronize sound and picture in a way that would forever changed the way Hollywood would produce movies. Here, 80 years later, Warner releases The Jazz Singer for the first time on Blu-ray. See my review here

Specifications

  • Warner Home VIdeo
  • 2013 (1926), B&W, Not Rated, 1 Hr 28 mins
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.77:1
  • 1080p
  • Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
  • English 1.0 DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Starring: Al Jolson, William Dermarest, May McAvoy
  • Director: Alan Crosland
Rating
  • Entertainment:
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  • Extras:
  • Violence: No
  • Sex: No
  • Language: Finally!