Warner Home Video, 79889,
UPC 0-12569-79889-2, ISBN 1-4198-5622-7.
Full-frame 4:3 NTSC, three single-sided, dual-layered DVD discs, Region 1, 5 Mbps average video bit rate, 192 kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 1.0 mono and 2.0 mono sound, English language intertitles, French and Spanish language subtitles, 20 chapter stops, three plastic trays in cardboard trifold in cardboard slipcase, $39.98.
Release date: 16 October 2007.
Country of origin: USA
This three-disc set includes the best-available edition of the film on DVD presented in an all-new digital transfer from restored film elements with a digitally-remastered soundtrack from original Vitaphone sound discs.
Collector's Edition bonus printed items include a booklet with vintage document reproductions and DVD features guide, souvenir program book reproduction, behind-the-scenes photo cards, lobby card reproductions, and a reproduction of a post-premiere telegram from Al Jolson to Jack L. Warner.
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Unknown company, unknown catalog number, unknown UPC number.
Full-frame 4:3 PAL?, one single-sided, single-layered? DVD disc, Region 2?, ? Mbps average video bit rate, ? kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 2.0 mono? sound, English language intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, chapter stops, standard DVD keepcase, unknown suggested retail price.
Release date: 200?.
Country of origin: England?
This unknown edition appeared on eBay, and it is unknown whether it is a budget edition transferred from a 16mm print or a quality edition from 35mm. At any rate, why would you want this edition when the high-quality Warner Home Video edition is available?
North American collectors will need a region-free PAL DVD player capable of outputting an NTSC-compatible signal to view this edition.