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Family Movie Marathon

12 Film Collection

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SKU:
MV52750
Language:
English
Genre:
Family, Musicals
Starring:
Kirk Douglas, Robert Conrad, Ryan Reynolds, Chevy Chase
Co-Starring:
Danny Kaye, Van Johnson, Steve Guttenberg, Christopher Lloyd
Format:
DVD
Run Time:
12 hr
Rating:
PG
Region Code:
Region 1
Street Date:
09-04-2012
UPC:
683904527509

Packaging Details

Number of Discs:
3
Product Height (in):
7.5
Product Width (in):
5.25
Product Depth (in):
0.625
Product Weight (oz):
4.3
Carton Height (in):
17.75
Carton Width (in):
7.625
Carton Depth (in):
5.625
Carton Weight (lbs):
8
Carton Weight (oz):
14
Carton Qty:
30
Distributed By:
Mill Creek Entertainment
Catalog Title:
Family Movie Marathon – 12 Film Collection
Catalog URL:

Synopsis

Over 16 hours of fun and adventure for the entire family!

Enjoy 12 movies filled with entertaining stories that will captivate kids and provide positive messages that will delight parents.

CONTENTS:

The Big Trees 
Starring Kirk Douglas, Edgar Buchanan
(1952) Color Not Rated
In 1900, a change in the law allows lumbermen access to some of the prime Redwood forest in California. Standing between those who wish to harvest some of the prime tracts of land are a Quaker colony. Spectacular scenery and fierce dramatic action typify this big screen production with staunch Kirk Douglas in the starring role.
Starring Kirk Douglas, Edgar Buchanan

Elle: A Modern Cinderella Tale
Starring: Sterling Knight, Ashlee Hewitt, Thomas Calabro, and Kiely Williams
2010 Color PG
Elle dreams of becoming a singer/songwriter but her tragic past keeps her from perusing her talent. While working at her uncle’s small independent record label, she meets the famous pop singer, Ty Parker, whose passion for Elle’s music makes her believe in second chances.

Coach of the Year 
Starring Robert Conrad, Erin Gray, Daphne Reid
(1980) Color Not Rated
When former Chicago Bears star Jim Brandon, played by Robert Conrad (Wild, Wild West), comes home from the Vietnam conflict paralyzed, he is determined to overcome his handicap. After unsuccessfully trying out for a position as a football coach, he visits a reform school that is badly in need of one. Brandon’s greatest challenge turns out to be getting the delinquent kids at the reform school to accept him as their coach.

Jack & The Beanstalk 
Starring: Colin Ford, Katey Sagal, Chevy Chase, and Christopher Lloyd
2010 Color G
Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or he will flunk out of fairy tale school. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of magic beans and a mysterious book that records his adventures. Helping Jack on his perilous quest is the spunky Jillian, a fearless young girl whom Jack meets on his journey — and who just may have a hidden agenda…

Hard Knox
Starring Robert Conrad, Red West, Joan Sweeny
1984 Color Not Rated
A former student of a military high school arrives back at the school as the headmaster, looking to turn things around at the school. While his brash style causes some issues with the administration and students, he hopes that positive results will be derived from his changes. A competition against another military academy just might be the catalyst to bring everyone together under their new leader.

Home Team 
Starring Steve Guttenberg, Sophie Lorain, Ryan Slater
2000 Color PG
Performing community service for a children’s home is Henry’s punishment for his gambling addiction. Henry is given the chance to use his past soccer career to right his wrongs by helping the newly created kid’s team and potentially save their home.

The Inspector General
Starring Danny Kaye, Walter Slezak, Elsa Lanchester
(1949) Color Not Rated
Danny Kaye stars in this musical comedy about a case of mistaken identity and the poor fool caught in the middle of it. Georgi (Kaye) is an illiterate member of a traveling medicine show who is mistaken by a small Russian village as the Inspector General, a royal official with vast powers. While the local government officials plot to bribe or kill him, Georgi ingrains himself into the public’s favor all the while trying to find a way out of his situation.

The Pied Piper of Hamelin
Starring Van Johnson, Claude Rains, Jim Backus
(1958) Color Not Rated
The town of Hamelin is trying to win royal recognition over its rival but finds itself overrun with rats when the other town suffers a flood. The townspeople try everything to get rid of the rats and fail at every turn, so they hold a town meeting to determine what to do. A mysterious piper shows up and promises to rid the town of the pests for a fee. The town elders agree and, after the piper drives the rats away, they refuse to pay the piper his fee, so he takes drastic measures to punish the people of Hamelin.

School of Life 
Starring: Ryan Reynolds, David Paymer, John Astin, and Kate Vernon
2005 Color PG
Ryan Reynolds lights up the screen as the charismatic and hip Mr. D, a teacher whose lessons extend far beyond the classroom. A heartwarming tale of learning to appreciate every moment we’re given.

Spin
Starring: Ryan Merriman, Stanley Tucci, Dana Delaney, and Paula Garces
2003 Color PG-13
In this intimate coming-of-age adventure, a teenage boy (Ryan Merriman) learns about the dangers and pleasures of love, life and flying. This superbly acted tale, told by award-winning director James Redford, is as beautiful as it is powerful.

Spy School 
Starring: Forrest Landis, AnnaSophia Robb, Lea Thompson, and D.L. Hughley
2008 Color PG
Doubting Thomas is the story of a twelve year old boy known for telling tall tales who overhears a plot to kidnap the President’s daughter. When he goes public with his story, no one believes him, and he is forced to save her on his own.

Wacky Taxi
Starring John Astin, Frank Sinatra Jr., Jackie Gayle
1972) Color G
A family man struggling to support his family on the meager wages of his menial job has always dreamed of running his own business. Finally deciding to pursue his dream, he quits his job at the canning factory and buys an old Cadillac, which he transforms into a taxi. Our enterprising new business owner faces many challenges trying to run his own taxi service and the interesting people he meets while driving around the city adds to the fun and excitement.


Contents

Inspector General, The - 1949
Language:
English
Starring:
Danny Kaye
Co-Starring:
Walter Slezak, Elsa Lanchester
Run Time:
1 hr 40 min
Rating:
No Rating
Danny Kaye stars in this musical comedy about a case of mistaken identity and the poor fool caught in the middle of it.Georgi (Kaye) is an illiterate member of a traveling medicine show who is mistaken by a small Russian village as the Inspector General, a royal official with vast powers.While the local government officials plot to bribe or kill him, Georgi ingrains himself into the public's favor all the while trying to find a way out of his situation.
Pied Piper of Hamelin, The - 1958
Language:
English
Starring:
Van Johnson, Lori Nelson
Co-Starring:
Claude Rains, Jim Backus
Run Time:
1 hr 27 min
Rating:
No Rating
The town of Hamelin is trying to win royal recognition over its rival but finds itself overrun with rats when the other town suffers a flood. The townspeople try everything to get rid of the rats and fail at every turn, so they hold a town meeting to determine what to do. A mysterious piper shows up and promises to rid the town of the pests for a fee. The town elders agree and, after the piper drives the rats away, they refuse to pay the piper his fee, so he takes drastic measures to punish the people of Hamelin.
Jack and the Beanstalk - 2010
Language:
English
Genre:
Family
Starring:
Colin Ford, Chloe Grace Moretz, Christopher Lloyd
Co-Starring:
Wallace Shawn, Katey Sagal, Gilbert Gottfried
Run Time:
1 hr 34 min
Rating:
G

Starring Chevy Chase, Chloe Grace Moretz, Christopher Lloyd, Katey Sagal, Wallance Shawn, Colin ford and the voice of James Earl Jones

A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of magic beans and a mysterious book that records his adventures as he’s having them. Accompanied by his sidekick Grayson — a goose who ate a bean and underwent an amazing transformation — Jack climbs the magic beanstalk to recover the fabled Harp of Destiny from the evil Giant who lives in the sky. Helping Jack on his perilous quest is the spunky Jillian, a fearless young girl whom Jack meets on his journey — and who just may have a hidden agenda…

Wacky Taxi - 1972
Language:
English
Starring:
John Austin, Mari Pohji
Co-Starring:
Frank Sinatra Jr., Jackie Gayle
Run Time:
1 hr 22 min
Rating:
G
A family man struggling to support his family on the meager wages of his menial job has always dreamed of running his own business. Finally deciding to pursue his dream, he quits his job at the canning factory and buys an old Cadillac, which he transforms into a taxi. Our enterprising new business owner faces many challenges trying to run his own taxi service and the interesting people he meets while driving around the city adds to the fun and excitement.
Big Trees, The - 1952
Language:
English
Starring:
Kirk Douglas
Co-Starring:
Edgar Buchanan, Eve Miller
Run Time:
1 hr 30 min
Rating:
No Rating
In 1900, a change in the law allows lumbermen access to some of the prime Redwood forest in California.Standing between those who wish to harvest some of the prime tracts of land are a Quaker colony.Spectacular scenery and fierce dramatic action typify this big screen production with staunch Kirk Douglas in the starring role.
Coach of the Year - 1980
Language:
English
Starring:
Robert Conrad
Co-Starring:
Erin Gray/Daphne Reid
Run Time:
1 hr 36 min
Rating:
No Rating
When former Chicago Bears star Jim Brandon, played by Robert Conrad (Wild, Wild West), comes home from the Vietnam conflict paralyzed, he is determined to overcome his handicap. After unsuccessfully trying out for a position as a football coach, he visits a reform school that is badly in need of one. Getting the delinquent kids at the reform school to accept him as their coach turns out to be Brandon's greatest challenge.
Hard Knox - 1984
Language:
English
Genre:
Drama
Starring:
Robert Conrad
Co-Starring:
Red West, Joan Sweeny
Run Time:
1 hr 35 min
Rating:
No Rating
A former student of a military high school arrives back at the school as the headmaster, looking to turn things around at the school. While his brash style causes some issues with the administration and students, he hopes that positive results will be derived from his changes. A competition against another military academy just might be the catalyst to bring everyone together under their new leader.

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