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New on DVD: Elvis' 75th, 'Essential Eastwood'
By Jeff Tuckman | Daily Herald Columnist
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Published: 6/4/2010 12:01 AM

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"Elvis 75th Birthday Collection"

Elvis Presley was one of the biggest stars of his generation and his memory remains strong today. Elvis sold millions of records and appeared in many films. This seven disc-collection showcases his dramatic and musical roles. The films feature simple and powerful storytelling with high-energy musical numbers.

Elvis made his acting debut in "Love Me Tender," and the other films are "Flaming Star," "Wild in the Country," "Clambake," "Follow That Dream," "Frankie and Johnny" and "Kid Galahad."

"Essential Eastwood: Action Collection"

Clint Eastwood has starred in a wide variety of films - Westerns, thrillers, war films, serious drama and more. This action collection includes four of Clint's best films: "Firefox," "Heartbreak Ridge," "Kelly's Heroes" and "Where Eagles Dare."

"Essential Eastwood: Director's Collection"

In addition to his on-screen roles, Eastwood has established himself as one of the finest directors in Hollywood. Four of his films are included in this collection: "Letters from Iwo Jima," "Million Dollar Baby," "Mystic River" and "Unforgiven."

"20th Century Fox Classic Quad Set 11"

Twentieth Century Fox continues their yearlong promotion with the release of two new sets. Each one features four films and retails for $19.98. The films in this set are: "The Blue Max" with George Peppard, "The Desert Fox" with James Mason, "Immortal Sergeant" with Henry Fonda and "Sink the Bismark" with Kenneth More and Dana Wynter.

"20th Century Fox Classic Quad Set 12"

The second set that is available features "The Desert Rats" with James Mason and Richard Burton, "Twelve O'Clock High" with Gregory Peck, "Von Ryan's Express" with Frank Sinatra and "The Young Lions" with Marlon Brando.

"Disney Parks: The Secrets, Stories and Magic Behind the Scenes"

For those of you who have enjoyed trips to either Disneyland or Disney World, this six-disc set will bring back many memories. For people who are going for the first time, you will see what to do at the parks and attractions. You will hear from people attending, along with employees who have some great stories to tell. It's a behind-the-scenes look at these major tourist attractions.

Available Next Week

"Bob Hope: Thanks for the Memories Collection"

"Charlie Chan Collection"

"From Paris with Love"

"Imax Horses: The Story of Equs"


"Nip/Tuck The Sixth and Final Season"

"Shutter Island"

"Word is Out"