All About Eve

All about Eve (Motion picture)
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Summary

  • From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit.

Notes

  • Based on the short story: Wisdom of Eve / by Mary Orr.
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1950.
  • Special features: The read Eve featurette; the secret of Sarah Siddons featurette; AMC backstory: All about Eve; Fox Movietonews: Academy Awards honor best film achievements, Hollywood attends gala premiere of "All about Eve"; Holiday Magazine awards; Look Magazine awards; restoration comparison; original theatrical trailer and more.
  • DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo & mono.
  • Sound tracks in English (mono. or stereo.), Spanish, and French (mono.); with optional English or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.

Contents

  • Disc one: Feature film -- Special features: Optional audio feature commentary by Celeste Holm, Christopher Mankiewicz and Joseph Mankiewicz biographer Ken Geist ; optional audio feature commentary by author Sam Staggs ; Optional isolated score track ; Disc two: Special features: Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz (ca. 26 min.) -- Joseph L. Mankiewicz: A personal journey (ca. 26 min.) -- The real Eve (ca. 18 min.) -- The secret of Sarah Siddons (ca. 7 min.) -- AMC Backstory: All about Eve (ca. 24 min.) -- Vintage Bette Davis promotion -- Vintage Anne Baxter promotion -- Fox Movietonews -- Restoration comparison -- original theatrical trailer -- Interactive pressbook gallery -- poster gallery -- stills gallery
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