* Kate Smith : Movie Videos * [3 titles]
- Studio Snapshots VHS
During the early '30s, Paramount's "Hollywood on Parade" shorts treated audiences to lively songs and comical skits with many of the screen's biggest names. This compilation features such stars as Fredric March, Ginger Rogers (performing in male drag), Burns and Allen, Gary Cooper, Buster Keaton (driving his famous "land yacht"), Kate Smith, and even Helen Kane as Betty Boop meeting Bela Lugosi's Dracula. Also includes the musical shorts "Sing, Sing, Sing!" (1933), with Bing Crosby, and "Poppin' the Cork" (1933), starring Milton Berle. 101 min.
- The Kate Smith Evening Hour VHS
God bless America, it's two half-hour segments of the inspirational musical variety series starring Kate Smith. Included are the regular "Ethel and Albert" feature, Akim Tamiroff in "Mr. Citizen," comedian Myron Cohen and a Thanksgiving skit with Ann Sheridan and Phil Reed. 60 min.
- This Is The Army (1943) VHS
Ronald Reagan and Joan Leslie, and a cast of thousands. Irving Berlin's morale-booster tribute to the Armed Forces during WWII, and a memorable entertainment of song and dance. Kate Smith sings her heart out with "God Bless America." Colossal, rousing musical bit of nostalgia. 105 min.