Best Picture Oscar Collection: Dramas

Best Picture Oscar Collection: Dramas

DVD (Black & White / Wide Screen)


A quintet of emotionally powerful dramas are featured in this DVD set, all of which received the Academy Award for Best Picture in the year they were released. The Best Picture Oscar Collection: Drama includes The Life of Emile Zola, featuring Paul Muni as the celebrated French author; Mrs. Miniver, starring Greer Garson as a British housewife keeping the home fires burning during World War II; Amadeus, Milos Forman's screen adaptation of Peter Shaffer's prize-winning play inspired by the life of Mozart; Casablanca, the beloved Hollywood romance featuring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman; and Driving Miss Daisy, which follows the sometimes prickly relationship between an elderly woman (Jessica Tandy) and her chauffeur (Morgan Freeman).

Product Details

Release Date: 02/08/2005
UPC: 0012569695009
Original Release: 0000
Source: Warner Home Video
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [B&W, Wide Screen, Full Frame]
Sound: [Dolby Digital Mono, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time: 10:10:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; Commentaries; Documentaries; Shorts; Cartoons; Photo galleries; TV radio shows

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
F. Murray Abraham Antonio Salieri
Greer Garson Mrs. Kay Miniver
Humphrey Bogart Rick Blaine
Morgan Freeman Hoke Colburn
Ingrid Bergman Ilsa
Jessica Tandy Miss Daisy Werthan
Paul Muni Emile Zola
Tom Hulce Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Walter Pidgeon Clem Miniver
Dan Aykroyd Boolie Werthan
Elizabeth Berridge Constance Mozart
Gloria Holden Alexandrine Zola
Paul Henreid Victor Laszlo
Teresa Wright Carol Beldon
Claude Rains Capt. Louis Renault
May Whitty Lady Beldon
Gale Sondergaard Lucie Dreyfus
Patti LuPone Florine Werthan
Simon Callow Emanuel Schikaneder
Conrad Veidt Maj. Heinrich Strasser
Esther Rolle Idella
Joseph Schildkraut Capt. Alfred Dreyfus
Reginald Owen Foley
Roy Dotrice Leopold Mozart
Peter Lorre Ugarte
Robert Warwick Maj. Henry
Donald Crisp Maitre Labori

Technical Credits
Bruce Beresford Director
Michael Curtiz Director
Milos Forman Director
William Dieterle Director
William Wyler Director
Irving Rapper Director

Scene Index

Side #1 -- Amadeus: Widescreen
1. "Forgive Me."
2. Can't Name Tune.
3. Pray/Immortality.
4. Where Mozart Is.
5. Voice of God.
6. Emperor Decides.
7. Emperor and Mozart.
8. Make Music Work.
9. "Seraglio" Songbird.
10. Too Many Notes.
11. Had by Mozart.
12. An Absolute Beauty.
13. Enemies Now On.
14. Leopold Arrives.
15. Master at His Game.
16. A New Servant.
17. Inside Information.
18. Case for "Figaro."
19. The Dance Is Out.
20. The Dance Is In.
21. A (Yawn) Miracle.
22. Music Says Salieri.
23. Leopold's Ghost.
Side #2 -- Amadeus: Additional Content
1. Mystery Commission.
2. How One Kills Man?
3. Pop Entertainment.
4. Schikaneder Offer.
5. Unwritten Music.
6. "It's Killing Me."
7. Constanze Leaves.
8. "The Magic Flute."
9. Money From the Man.
10. Bedside Dictation.
11. "Forgive Me."
12. Last Wishes.
13. Pauper's "Requiem."
14. Saint/Mediocrities.
15. End Credits
Side #3 -- Casablanca: Disc One
1. Credits and Foreword.
2. Refugee Roundup.
3. Rick's Café Americain.
4. Impressed With Ugarte.
5. Knock on Wood.
6. Renault the Romantic.
7. Lowdown on Laszlo.
8. Ugarte Arrested.
9. Citizen of the World.
10. The Laszlos.
11. Tango Delle Rose.
12. Play It, Sam.
13. Reunion.
14. Of All the Gin Joints.
15. Paris Memories.
16. Here's Looking at You.
17. Ilsa's Story.
18. No Names, No Travel.
19. At the Blue Parrot.
20. Visa for One.
21. Everybody Comes to Rick's.
22. If Someone Loved You.
23. Lucky Guy.
24. The Mighty Marseillaise.
25. Were You Lonely?
26. Ilsa's Plea.
27. For Both of Us.
28. Destiny's Hand.
29. Double-Dealing.
30. Least Vulnerable Spot.
31. We'll Always Have Paris.
32. Beautiful Friendship.
Side #5 -- Driving Miss Daisy
1. The Accident.
2. Without a Car.
3. Hoke to the Rescue.
4. Chauffeur in the House.
5. Uneasy Relations.
6. Drive to the Store.
7. Putting On Airs.
8. Missing Salmon.
9. Cemetery Reading Lesson.
10. A Werthan Christmas.
11. A Car Changes Hands.
12. Bound for Mobile.
13. The Troopers.
14. Alone in the Dark.
15. Negotiations.
16. Idella's Death.
17. Ice Storm.
18. Temple Bombing.
19. King Dinner.
20. My Best Friend.
21. Old Acquaintances.
22. Thanksgiving Visit.
23. End Credits.
Side #6 -- The Life of Emile Zola
1. Credits.
2. A Job for Emile.
3. Official Warning.
4. Injustice All Around.
5. Nana's Story.
6. Nana's Profits.
7. The Downfall.
8. Defying the Censor.
9. Cezanne's Goodbye.
10. Traitor in Their Midst.
11. Arrested for Treason.
12. I'm Innocent!"
13. You Must Survive.
14. Military Maneuvers.
15. Lucie Appeals to Zola.
16. I Accuse.
17. Inflaming the Mob.
18. On Trial.
19. Picquart Testifies.
20. Written and Unspoken.
21. Intolerance All Around.
22. Let Truth Conquer.
23. Another Closed Case.
24. Honor of the Army.
25. Homecomings to France.
26. By Force of Ideas.
27. Moment of Conscience.
28. Cast List.
Side #7 -- Mrs. Miniver
1. Credits and Foreword.
2. Nice Things.
3. A Rose by Her Name.
4. Pricey Purchases.
5. Lucky People.
6. Oxford Enlightenment.
7. Carol's Request, Vin's Protest.
8. Wonderful Evening.
9. Eye Contact.
10. At War.
11. Good Luck, Horace.
12. Sirens, Milady.
13. Lights Out.
14. Ready for Real.
15. Vin Called to Duty.
16. Signal From the Sky.
17. Clem Called to Duty.
18. Destination Dunkirk.
19. Their Comfort.
20. The Enemy.
21. The Same Thing Here.
22. Homecomings.
23. Trading War Stories.
24. Lady Beldon Calls.
25. Bomb Shelter.
26. Time Enough for Tears.
27. Flower Show.
28. Challenge Cup Winner.
29. Plane Crash.
30. Air-Raid Casualty.
31. Our War.
32. Cast List.

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