IN THE NAVY - In this rollicking nautical musical comedy, Abbott and Costello are two sailors bound for duty on the high seas. They befriend singing star Dick Powell, who has ditched the limelight for a quiet enlisted life and must help him evade an ambitious reporter (Claire Dodd) intent on using his new identity for her big story. To complicate matters even further, Pomeroy (Costello) has fallen for Patty, one of The Andrew Sisters, and puts on a charade to impress her. The action starts with a dance hall brawl and ends with Pomeroy playing captain of the battleship. The hilarious high jinks are punctuated by fabulous musical number, making In The Navy a classic entertainment treasure!
BUCK PRIVATES COME HOME - Bud and Lou return to civilian life in this hysterical slapstick adventure film. Slicker Smith and Herbie Brown are caught with Evy (Beverly Simmons), a young stowaway, on board their returning ship by Sgt. Collins (Nat Pendleton). Evading arrest and deciding they need to find someone to adopt Evey, the threesome go in search of Evey's Aunt Sylvia (Joan Fulton). Sylvia's fiance is a car racer trying to win an upcoming race, if he can only get his car out, and end up leading the police on a mad-cap cross-country race that's become one of the most infamous in film history.
THE NAUGHTY NINETIES - Comedy legends Bud Abbott and Lou Costello take to the river in a riotous ride up stream in The Naughty Nineties.In the 1890s, cardsharps take over an embattled Mississippi riverboat with the intention to transform it into a floating gambling house. Stage show actor Dexter Broadhurst (Bud Abbott) and his bumbling sidekick Sebastian Dinwiddle (Lou Costello) set out to help the captain regain ownership of the vessel.Featuring the famous who's on first comedy routine, The Naughty Nineties is a classic trip back in time to a fun-filled era of whacky skits and keen comic timing, guaranteed to keep you laughing all the way to the very end.
Title: Abbott & Costello Collection
Release Date: 01 Nov 2017
Actor(s): Bud Abbott, Lou Costello
Catalogue No: DAVID3769
Disc Count: 3
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
OFLC Rating: PG
Run Time: 233
Transfer Format: 4:3 Original Aspect Ratio
Video Format: PAL
Primary Audio: Dolby Digital 2.0
Language: English, Dolby Digital 2.0
Region Code: ALL
OFLC Advice: Mild Comedic Violence
Dubbed Languages: English, Dolby Digital 2.0