The Maisie Collection, Vol. 1
"Maisie" (1939), the first of a string of popular programmers starring Ann Sothern as brassy Brooklyn showgirl Maisie Ravier, finds her signing on as a maid at a prosperous ranch when she's stranded in Wyoming. Robert Young, Ruth Hussey co-star. "Congo Maisie" (1940) deposits the irrepressible chorine in Africa, where she falls into nursing duty at a field hospital. John Carroll, Rita Johnson co-star. "Gold Rush Maisie" (1940) finds our heroine casting her lot with a poor Arkansas family prospecting for fortune in Arizona. Lee Bowman, Slim Summerville also star. Then, the rich Long Island clan that takes her on as a servant finds out that "Maisie Was A Lady" (1941). Lew Ayres, Maureen O'Sullivan co-star. Lastly, Maisie's misadventures brings her into the orbit of boxing manager George Murphy and talented young pug Robert Sterling in "Ringside Maisie" (1941). 6 3/4 hrs. total on five discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
- Edwin L. Marin, Henry C. Potter
- Black & White
- DVD-R Fullscreen
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Ann Sothern, Robert Young, John Carroll, George Murphy, Lew Ayres, Maureen O'Sullivan, Ruth Hussey, Rita Johnson, Robert Sterling, Ian Hunter, Virginia O'Brien, Shepperd Strudwick, C. Aubrey Smith, Cliff Edwards, Natalie Thompson, Joan Perry, J. M. Kerrigan, E. E. Clive, Margaret Moffat, Anthony Allan, Paul Cavanagh, Everett Brown, Maxie Rosenbloom, Edward Ashley, Art Mix... More