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The Toy Shop (1928), a Technicolor short film from Tiffany-Stahl with a synchronized music and sound effects track, features Josef Swickard and child actress Virginia Marshall.
|2002 Flicker Alley DVD edition
The Garden of Eden (1928), black & white, 78 minutes, not rated,
with The Toy Shop (1928), color, 9 minutes, not rated.
Flicker Alley, FA0001, UPC 8-03120-00222-6.
Ratings (1-10): video: 6 / audio: 5 / additional content: 8 / overall: 7.
Full-frame 4:3 NTSC, one single-sided, single-layered DVD disc, Region 0, 5 Mbps average video bit rate, 192 kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, English language intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, 2 chapter stops, standard DVD keepcase, $22.95 (reduced to $19.95).
DVD release date: 6 November 2002.
Country of origin: USA