The Oscar

The breath-taking race for Hollywood's highest award!
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 2 hours
  • Video: Color
  • Released: February 4, 2020
  • Originally Released: 1966
  • Label: KL Studio Classics
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Note: Audio commentary by Patton Oswalt, Josh Olson and Erik Nelosn (Special thanks to sound recordist austen Zajonc and Harlan Ellison's archivist, Jason Davis)
    • Audio commentary by film historians Howard S. Berger, Stever Mitchell and Nathaniel Thompson
    • Trailers
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.66
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
    • Subtitles - English

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Product Description:

An aspiring actor becomes obsessed with the idea of winning an Oscar. His passion for glory becomes so intense that he eventually even murders for it. Academy Award Nominations: 2.

Plot Synopsis:

This fictional melodrama tells the story of Frank Fane, an unscrupulous actor who abuses everyone in his personal and professional life in order to gain fame and fortune. He succeeds, to a degree; but when Frank is nominated for an Academy Award, he just might get his comeuppance at the Oscar Ceremony -- in a most embarrassing way... Keep an eye out for cameos by numerous Hollywood stars.


Production Notes:

  • Shot in PatheColor.
Kino Lorber Studio Classics

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  • UPC: 738329242602
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