Monday, December 19, 2011

Ken Russell "The Boyfriend" in 13 parts ! . . .

This film is criminally STILL NOT OUT ON DVD in the U.K, though the American release has the full film without edits.

I've posted this as a way of playing all the sections in order, to establish what's missing. Plus they will no doubt be removed before too long - I get tired of posts full of dead Youtube links.

Part 1

Part 2

"Perfect Young Ladies."

Part 3

"The Boyfriend."

Part 4

"Won't You Charleston With Me."

Part 5

Part 6

"Fancy Forgetting."

Part 7

"I could Be Happy With You"

Part 8

"Lucky Star" By Arthur Freed and Nacio Herb Brown appeared in Singin' in the Rain (having originally appeared in Broadway Melody of 1936) from Muppet wiki !

"Sur La Plage"

Part 9

"A Room In Bloomsbury."

"Nicer In Nice" and "The You-Don't-Want-To-Play-With-Me Blues" are missing from the middle of tis excerpt.

Part 10

"Safety In Numbers.

"I Could Be Happy With You" (Reprise)

Part 11

"All I Do Is Dream of You" 1934. By Nacio Herb Brown, the lyrics by Arthur Freed. Added to the score for the film.

"It's Never Too Late To Fall In Love"

Part 12

"Poor Little Pierrette"

"The Riviera"

Part 13

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