Tag: Titanic

The Titanic Legacy, Part II

The Titanic Legacy, Part II

April 22, 2012 | By

Tired of the Titanic blather? Well, try and squeeze in two more edifying reviews – the 1943 Nazi propaganda film Titanic, and the 2012 History CHannel documentary Nazi Titanic, which chronicles the often absurd and tragic circumstances surrounding the film’s production. Also added to the mobile site database are related reviews for Das leben geht weiter, Herr Goebbels’ last but unrealized propaganda film; Wort un tat, a crude 1938 Nazi newsreel / ersatz documentary; and reviews of Titanic (1953) and Raise the Titanic (1980). Wait, that’s not two reviews… Whoops.

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Film: Nazi Titanic (2012)

Film: Nazi Titanic (2012)

April 22, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / N to O . Film: Very Good/ DVD Transfer: n/a/ DVD Extras: n/a Label: n/a/ Region: n/a / Released: n/a Genre: Documentary / Third Reich / WWII / Titanic Synopsis: Arresting documentary on the making of the film Titanic – the 1943 Nazi version – and the tragedies & […]

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DVD: Titanic (1953)

DVD: Titanic (1953)

April 21, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / T to U . Film: Very Good/ DVD Transfer: Excellent/ DVD Extras: Excellent Label: 20th Century-Fox/ Region: 1 (NTSC) / Released: September 2, 2003 Genre: Docu-Drama / Titanic Synopsis:  First American cinematic retelling of the Titanic tragedy, with young love, a faltering marriage, and Victorian optimism. Who will […]

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DVD: Titanic (1943)

DVD: Titanic (1943)

April 21, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / T to U . Film: Good/ DVD Transfer: Good/ DVD Extras: Good Label: Kino/ Region: 1 (NTSC) / Released: September 1, 2004 Genre: Docu-Drama / Third Reich / Propaganda Synopsis: Had the greedy British capitalists aboard the Titanic just listened to the good German Lieutenant, a horrid disaster […]

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DVD: Raise the Titanic (1980)

DVD: Raise the Titanic (1980)

April 21, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / P to R . Film: Good/ DVD Transfer: Very Good/ DVD Extras: n/a Label: Carlton/ Region: 2 (PAL) / Released: August 11, 2003 Genre: Suspense / Adventure / Titanic / Disaster Synopsis: The U.S. military mounts a covert reclamation of the Titanic, when it’s discovered a rare mineral […]

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CD: Titanic – An Epic Musical Voyage (2012)

CD: Titanic – An Epic Musical Voyage (2012)

April 13, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / T to U . Rating: Very Good Label: BSX Records/ Released: April 10,, 2012 Tracks & Album Length: 15 tracks / (67:00) . Special Notes: n/a. . Composer: various . . Review: Featuring arrangements by Dan Redfield, the latest Titanic-inspired compilation offers material from James Horner’s 1997 score and Maury […]

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4CDs: Titanic – Collector’s Anniversary Edition (2012)

4CDs: Titanic – Collector’s Anniversary Edition (2012)

April 13, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / T to U . Rating: Excellent Label: Sony Classical/ Released: March 26, 2012 Tracks & Album Length:  4 CDs: 57 tracks / (4 hrs 5 mins.) . Special Notes: n/a. . Composer: James Horner . . Review: Not unlike Maurice Jarre’s “Lara’s Theme” from Doctor Zhivago (1965), James Horner’s love […]

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Film: Titanic – The Canadian Story (2012)

Film: Titanic – The Canadian Story (2012)

April 13, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / T to U . Film: Very Good/ DVD Transfer: n/a/ DVD Extras: n/a Label: n/a/ Region: n/a / Released: n/a Genre: Documentary / Titanic Synopsis: Documentary on the Canadian passengers who perished on the Titanic, and the few who survived, as told through archival materials and interviews with the […]

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Film: Saving the Titanic (2011)

Film: Saving the Titanic (2011)

April 13, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / S . Film: Very Good/ DVD Transfer: n/a/ DVD Extras: n/a Label: n/a / Region: n/a / Released: n/a Genre: Docu-drama / Titanic / TV movie Synopsis: The final moments of Titanic’s heroic boiler stokers are dramatized in this gripping teleplay. Special Features: n/a . . Review: After multiple documentaries […]

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