Jean Arthur Comedy Collection
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Jean Arthur Comedy Collection (DVD)

DVD (UPC: 608866795391)

  • Comedy (Aspect: 1.33:1)
  • DVD-R Product: This Product is manufactured on demand.
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Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea, George Murphy, Douglass Dumbrille, Lee Bowman, Charles Coburn, Reginald Owen, George Brent, Ruth Donnelly
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Turner Classic Movies and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment introduce a new DVD line to the TCM Vault Collection, premiering with The Jean Arthur Comedy Collection. The Jean Arthur Comedy Collection presents four rarely-seen rediscoveries from her early years at Columbia, appearing for the first time on DVD, digitally restored and re-mastered. This comedy collection is a must have for all classic film lovers. (The Public Menace, 1935) A fast-paced crime comedy, The Public Menace teams Arthur as a manicurist with a brash newspaper reporter (George Murphy) who needs her help in solving the disappearance of a racketeer. (The Impatient Years, 1936) Jean Arthur is paired with Lee Bowman in the comedy-drama about wartime newlyweds and the complications that result from whirlwind romances. (Adventure In Manhattan, 1936) A breezy comedy-mystery featuring Joel McCrea as a renowned criminologist newspaper writer who boasts the ability to predict crimes before they happen. Jean Arthur plays an actress who puts one over on him. (More Than A Secretary, 1944) This romantic film depicts the complications that ensue when Arthur falls in love with her boss (George Brent) and competes with the office flirt for his affection.


  • UPC: 608866795391
  • Home Release: 2014-11-19
  • Original Release: 1935, 1936
  • Content Provider: Turner Classic Movies
  • Runtime: 316:00
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Language: English
  • Format: DVD-NTSC
  • Screen:
  • Aspect: 1.33:1
  • Rating: Not Rated
  • Audio: ENGLISH: Dobly Digital Mono
  • Color/BW: Black & White
  • Special Features: Digital Bonus Features on the DVD Include: Jean Arthur Biography, Digital Image Gallery of Movie Posters, Scene & Publicity Stills, Lobby Cards, Press book, Alternative credit sequence
  • Copyright:
  • Number of Discs: 4
  • Disc Format: DVD-5

Cast and Crew

Jean Arthur
Joel McCrea
George Murphy
Douglass Dumbrille
Lee Bowman
Charles Coburn
Reginald Owen
George Brent
Ruth Donnelly

Written by:

Directed by:
Irving Cummings
Alfred E. Green
Erle C. Kenton
Edward Ludwig

Produced by: