Directed by: James Whale
Year: 1936
Time: 113 min.
 
Series: The Criterion Collection
Edition #: 1021
Release Date: March 31 2020
MSRP: $39.95
 
Blu-ray
1 Disc | BD-50
1.37:1 ratio
English 1.0 PCM Mono
Subtitles: English
Region A
 
 Audio commentary from 1989 featuring American-musical historian Miles Kreuger   New interview with James Whale biographer James Curtis   Recognizing Race in “Show Boat,” a new interview program featuring professor and author Shana L. Redmond   Paul Robeson: Tribute to an Artist (1979), an Academy Award–winning short documentary by Saul J. Turell, newly restored   Two performances from the sound prologue of the 1929 film version of Show Boat, plus twenty minutes of silent excerpts from the film, with audio commentary by Miles Kreuger   Two radio adaptations of Show Boat, featuring stage and screen cast members Allan Jones, Helen Morgan, and Charles Winninger; actor Orson Welles; and novelist Edna Ferber   An essay by critic Gary Giddens