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Bucking
Broadway

(1917)

 

This early John Ford western, one his few surviving silent era films, features Harry Carey and Molly Malone.

coverThe Criterion Collection
2010 Blu-ray Disc edition

Stagecoach (1939), black & white, 96 minutes, not rated,
with Bucking Broadway (1917), black & white, ? minutes, not rated.

The Criterion Collection, CC1864BD (spine number 516),
UPC 7-15515-05251-1, ISBN 978-1-60465-231-4.
One single-sided, dual-layered, Region A Blu-ray disc, 1.33:1 aspect ratio image in pillarboxed 16:9 (1920 x 1080 pixels) progressive scan AVCHD MPEG-2 format, ? Mbps average video bit rate, ? kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, and Dolby Digital 2.0 mono sound, English language intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, chapter stops; standard BD keepcase with supplemental book, $39.95.
Release date: 25 May 2010.
Country of origin: USA
This Blu-ray Disc edition features Bucking Broadway (1917), accompanied by music composed and performed by Donald Sosin.

Among the additional content is the new, restored high-definition video transfer of Stagecoach (1939) with an uncompressed monaural soundtrack, a video homage to legendary stuntman and silent era cowboy star Yakima Canutt, and the 1949 Screen Director’s Playhouse radio adaptation of Stagecoach with John Wayne, Claire Trevor and John Ford in a MP3 file.

 
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coverThe Criterion Collection
2010 DVD edition

Stagecoach (1939), black & white, 96 minutes, not rated,
with Bucking Broadway (1917), black & white, ? minutes, not rated.

The Criterion Collection, unknown catalog number (spine number 516),
unknown UPC number, unknown ISBN number.
Two single-sided, dual-layered, Region 1 NTSC DVD discs, 1.33:1 aspect ratio image in windowboxed 4:3 (720 x 480 ixels) interlaced scan MPEG-2 format, ? Mbps average video bit rate, ? kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 5.1 stereo sound and Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, English language intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, chapter stops; standard DVD keepcase with supplemental book, $39.95.
Release date: 25 May 2010.
Country of origin: USA
This DVD edition features Bucking Broadway (1917), accompanied by music composed and performed by Donald Sosin.

Among the additional content is the new, restored high-definition video transfer of Stagecoach (1939) with an uncompressed monaural soundtrack, a video homage to legendary stuntman and silent era cowboy star Yakima Canutt, and the 1949 Screen Director’s Playhouse radio adaptation of Stagecoach with John Wayne, Claire Trevor and John Ford in a MP3 file.

 
USA: Click the logomark to purchase this Region 1 NTSC DVD edition from Amazon.com. Your purchase supports the Silent Era website.
 
Canada: Click the logomark to purchase this Region 1 NTSC DVD edition from Amazon.ca. Your purchase supports the Silent Era website.
 
United Kingdom: Click the logomark to purchase this Region 1 NTSC DVD edition from Amazon.co.uk. Your purchase supports Silent Era. AmazonUK
Cinéma
2004 DVD edition

Bucking Broadway (1917), color-tinted black & white, 53 minutes, not rated.

Cinéma magazine, number 8, ISBN 2-9152-8055-X.
One single-sided, single-layered, Region 2 PAL DVD disc, 1.33:1 aspect ratio image in full-frame 4:3 (720 x 480 pixels) interlaced scan MPEG-2 format, 7 Mbps average video bit rate, no audio tracks, English language intertitles, French language subtitles, 6 chapter stops; no case, €20.00.
Release date: 22 October 2004.
Country of origin: France

This DVD edition of the rare John Ford film was released as a supplement to Cinéma magazine, number 8, published by Leo Scheer in France. The film was restored by Archives Françaises du Film in cooperation with the Museum of Modern Art.

It is unknown whether the magazine is still available, with the disc, as a back issue.

North American collectors will need a region-free PAL DVD player capable of outputting an NTSC-compatible signal to view this edition.
Other silent era JOHN FORD films available on home video.

Other WESTERN FILMS of the silent era available on home video.

 
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