Funny Girl

( 13 )

Overview

William Wyler's Funny Girl comes to DVD with a widescreen anamorphic transfer that preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 2.35:1. Closed-captioned English soundtracks are rendered in Dolby Digital 5.0 and Dolby Digital Surround, while a French soundtrack has been recorded in Dolby Digital Stereo. English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, and Thai subtitles are accessible. Since Barbra Streisand won an Oscar for her debut performance in this film, the supplemental materials are mostly ...
See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers and in stores.

Pick Up In Store Near You

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (DVD)
  • All (5) from $11.35   
  • New (3) from $11.35   
  • Used (2) from $17.31   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$11.35
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(5141)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
BRAND NEW, Factory Sealed items direct from the Studios. 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee. Quick International Airmail!

Ships from: Indian Trail, NC

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
$22.56
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(2316)

Condition: New
043396030893 This item is brand new. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business!

Ships from: ACWORTH, GA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
$38.26
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(208)

Condition: New
DVD New 043396030893 NEW/SEALED & Perfect 4 Gift Giving-ADD TO CART ~~~ and Make Someone's Day a Special One: -)

Ships from: Geneva, IL

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Overview

William Wyler's Funny Girl comes to DVD with a widescreen anamorphic transfer that preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 2.35:1. Closed-captioned English soundtracks are rendered in Dolby Digital 5.0 and Dolby Digital Surround, while a French soundtrack has been recorded in Dolby Digital Stereo. English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, and Thai subtitles are accessible. Since Barbra Streisand won an Oscar for her debut performance in this film, the supplemental materials are mostly devoted to her. In addition to a pair of featurettes about the singer/actress/legend, the disc offers song highlights, production notes, and bonus trailers. This is a must-own disc for Streisand enthusiasts.
Read More Show Less

Special Features

Bonus featurettes: "Barbara in Movieland" and "This is Streisand"; song highlights; filmographies ;original theatrical trailers; production notes
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

All Movie Guide - Richard Gilliam
Funny Girl succeeds thanks to Barbra Streisand's bravura performance, recapturing her star-making success on the Broadway stage. Though he wasn't known for directing comedies or musicals, director William Wyler ably helms the biographical tale of comedienne Fanny Brice; the storyline is as compelling as the musical numbers. Reportedly, Wyler and Streisand clashed frequently during the film's production, though the conflict doesn't show in the final product. Oscar-nominated Kay Medford is excellently cast as Fanny's mother Rose; there's even an on-screen appearance of the often-heard but seldom-seen Mae Questel, the voice of Betty Boop, among others. Though not the most comprehensive biography, Funny Girl is an entertaining musical, showcasing Streisand's unique talent and undeniable star power. The actress would score an unconventional Best Actress win for her work, tying with Katherine Hepburn for The Lion In Winter. Streisand and Medford became the 34th and 35th performers nominated for Oscars for work in a film directed by Wyler, a record which still stands.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/23/2001
  • UPC: 043396030893
  • Original Release: 1968
  • Rating:

  • Source: Sony Pictures
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Cinemascope (2.35:1)
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Mono
  • Sound: monaural
  • Language: English, Français
  • Time: 2:35:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Barbra Streisand Fanny Brice
Omar Sharif Nick Arnstein
Kay Medford Rose Brice
Anne Francis Georgia James
Walter Pidgeon Florenz Ziegfeld
Lee Allen Eddie Ryan
Mae Questel Mrs. Strakosh
Gerald Mohr Branca
Frank Faylen Keeney
Mittie Lawrence Emma
Gertrude Flynn Mrs. O'Malley
Penny Santon Mrs. Meeker
John Harmon Company Manager
Thordis Brandt
Raymond Guth Buffalo wrangler
Karen Lee
Mary Jane Mangler
Inge Neilsen
Tommy Rall
Technical Credits
William Wyler Director, Producer
Gene Callahan Production Designer
Grant Clarke Score Composer
Ray Gosnell Jr. Asst. Director
John D. Jefferies Sr. Set Decoration/Design
William Kiernan Set Decoration/Design
Isobel Lennart Screenwriter
Robert Luthardt Art Director
Bob Merrill Score Composer, Screenwriter
Channing Pollock Score Composer
Jack Roe Asst. Director
Herbert Ross Choreography, Musical Direction/Supervision
William Sands Editor
Walter Scharf Score Composer, Musical Direction/Supervision
Irene Sharaff Costumes/Costume Designer
Ray Stark Producer
Jule Styne Score Composer, Screenwriter
Robert Swink Editor
Connie Wexler Costumes/Costume Designer
Maury Winetrobe Editor
Read More Show Less

Scene Index

Side #1 --
0. Scene Selection
1. Overture [11:45]
2. "If A Girl Isn't Pretty" [4:20]
3. "I'm The Greatest Star" [2:52]
4. "Roller Skate Rag" [1:29]
5. "I'd Rather Be Blue" [1:25]
6. "The Name's Arnstein." [2:35]
7. Telegram for Miss Brice [:02]
8. "Second Hand Rose" [2:24]
9. "His Love Makes Me Beautiful" [:38]
10. Nick returns [4:49]
11. "People" [2:55]
12. In Broad Daylight [:06]
13. A Private Dining Room [1:04]
14. "You Are Woman, I Am Man" [4:27]
15. "I love you" [3:03]
16. "Don't Rain On My Parade" [2:34]
17. Entr'acte [2:49]
18. A Marriage Proposal [1:18]
19. "Sadie, Sadie" [7:50]
20. Frances [:22]
21. "The Swan" [2:50]
22. Mr. Branca [2:54]
23. The Arraignment [1:15]
24. A Few Minutes Alone [1:30]
25. "Funny Girl" [2:52]
26. In Fanny's Dressing Room [:10]
27. "My Man" [5:28]
28. End Credits & Exit Music [:14]
Read More Show Less

Menu

Side #1 --
   Play Movie
   Audio Set-Up
      English [Dolby Surround]
      English [Dolby Digital]
      French ~ Français
   Subtitles
      English
      French ~ Français
      Spanish ~ Español
      Portuguese ~ Português
      Chinese
      Korean
      Thai
      Subtitles Off
   Special Features
      Barbra In Movieland
      This Is Streisand
      Song Highlights
         I'm The Greatest Star
         I'd Rather Be Blue Over You
         Second Hand Rose
         His Love Makes Me Beautiful
         People
         People (Reprise)
      Filmographies
         William Wyler (Director)
         Barbra Streisand
         Omar Sharif
         Walter Pidgeon
      Bonus Trailers
         The Mirror Has Two Faces
         For Pete's Sake
         The Prince Of Tides
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 4.5
( 13 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(9)

4 Star

(2)

3 Star

(2)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing all of 13 Customer Reviews
  • Posted October 1, 2010

    Wyler's Funny Girl is fun to watch

    I wanted to see another William Wyler movie after having seen one. He did wonderful work.

    FUNNY GIRL is a charming movie. Barbara Streisand is a stand out. I could see why she was propelled to stardom. She and Omar Sharif have great chemistry in this.

    Fun to watch.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    babs fest

    Just sit back and enjoy

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Streisand Is Memorable In This Disappointing Film Version Of The Broadway Musical

    Barbra Streisand re-creates her unforgettable stage performance as Fanny Brice in veteran director William Wyler's bland movie version of the Broadway hit FUNNY GIRL. In fact Streisand's performance is the main virtue here. Although the movie is big and colorful in the manner of classic Hollywood musicals, Isobel Lennart's screenplay glosses over the true facts of comedienne Brice's life and career in favor of "Big" moments that showcase Streisand's extraordinary singing voice. Even the major supporting actors (Omar Sharif, Kay Medford and Anne Francis) defer to the Star. However, the movie is recommended for Streisand's charisma, some excellent Jules Styne/ Bob Merrill songs (plus some great old standards) and the Panavision/Technicolor production values. William Wyler doesn't manage to put a strong personal stamp on this picture (it was his first and only stab at a musical) but FUNNY GIRL is big and lavish enough to keep one entertained for its two and a half hour-plus running time.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A FUNNY GIRL IN A FUNNY MOVIE

    A GREAT 5 STAR MOVIE WITH BARBARA OF COURSE IS ALWAYS GOOD ..GREAT...FANTASTIC... SHE IS NO ONE ACTRESS..SINGER...DIRECTOR AND EVERYTHING ELSE I HAVE THIS MOVIE ...AND I KNOW ALL THE WORDS TO ALL THE SONGS...AND THE WORDS TO THE SCRIPT OF COURSE...I AM A BIG FAN

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted July 31, 2009

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted November 6, 2009

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted December 22, 2012

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted December 12, 2010

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2010

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted October 25, 2008

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted October 22, 2010

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted July 19, 2010

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted September 25, 2010

    No text was provided for this review.

Sort by: Showing all of 13 Customer Reviews