×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Why Do Fools Fall In Love
     

Why Do Fools Fall In Love

4.0 2
Director: Gregory Nava,

Cast: Gregory Nava, Halle Berry, Vivica A. Fox, Lela Rochon

 

See All Formats & Editions

The true story of the three widows of teen-idol Frankie Lymon comes to DVD with this 1999 release, presented in widescreen 1.85:1 and Standard 1.33:1. Along with the two transfers, Why Do Fools Fall In Love? features interactive menus, production notes, a theatrical trailer, and an audio commentary track with the director, writer, and producer, making it a worthwhile

Overview

The true story of the three widows of teen-idol Frankie Lymon comes to DVD with this 1999 release, presented in widescreen 1.85:1 and Standard 1.33:1. Along with the two transfers, Why Do Fools Fall In Love? features interactive menus, production notes, a theatrical trailer, and an audio commentary track with the director, writer, and producer, making it a worthwhile addition to a fans collection. On the audio end, there is a Dolby Digital 5.1 English soundtrack and a French-dubbed track in Dolby Digital Stereo. English and French subtitles are also available.

Product Details

Release Date:
01/19/1999
UPC:
0085391691624
Original Release:
1998
Rating:
R
Source:
Warner Home Video
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Full Frame, Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time:
1:56:00

Special Features

Feature-length audio commentary by directorr Gregory Nava, writer Tina Andrews, and producer Paul Hall; Interactive menus; Production notes; Theatrical trailer; Scene access; Languages and subtitles: English, Français

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Halle Berry Zola Taylor
Vivica A. Fox Elizabeth Waters
Lela Rochon Emira Eagle
Larenz Tate Frankie Lymon
Paul Mazursky Morris Levy
Little Richard himself
Pamela Reed Judge Lambrey
Alexis Cruz Herman Santiago
David Barry Gray Peter Markowitz
Miguel A. Nuñez Young Little Richard
Clifton Powell Lawrence Roberts
Lane Smith Ezra Grahme
Ben Vereen Richard Barrett
Paula Jai Parker Paula King
Marcello Thedford Coop
Norris Young Jimmy
J. August Richards Sherman
Jon Huertas Joe

Technical Credits
Gregory Nava Director,Executive Producer
Mark Allan Executive Producer
Tina Andrews Screenwriter
Elisabetta Beraldo Costumes/Costume Designer
Michael Bernard Set Decoration/Design
Harold Bronson Executive Producer
Christopher Brooks Musical Direction/Supervision
Veda Campbell Sound/Sound Designer
Reuben Cannon Casting
Jackie Carr Set Decoration/Design
John Chichester Art Director
Russell Clark Choreography
Kelsee Devoreaux Stunts
Bruce Franklin Associate Producer,Asst. Director
Paul Hall Producer
Edward Lachman Cinematographer
Stephen Nemeth Producer
Nancy Richardson Editor
Clare Scarpulla Set Decoration/Design
Stephen James Taylor Score Composer
Cary White Production Designer

Scene Index

Side #1 -- STANDARD
0. Jump to a Scene
1. About Frankie. [1:25]
2. Credits (Why Do Fools Fall in Love). [1:58]
3. Jailbird's payday. [2:07]
4. All Mrs. Lymons. [4:04]
5. The Teenagers sign up. [3:33]
6. Little Richard. [1:40]
7. Alan Freed's show (The Great Pretender, Baby Baby). [4:39]
8. Dirty dancing. [1:05]
9. Drawn to Zola. [4:02]
10. Broken record [3:17]
11. Intimate mistake. [2:53]
12. To Elizabeth's rescue. [1:53]
13. Goody Goody. [2:48]
14. Not some big star [3:19]
15. On the downslide. [2:11]
16. Reality hits. [2:48]
17. Pusher's pentalty. [2:10]
18. Dubioius wedlock. [2:09]
19. Strung out on stage (Will You Love Mr Tomarro, Little Bitlly Pretty One). [3:02]
20. Dog out the window. [4:00]
21. Poolside reunion #1. [2:04]
22. Like magnets. [3:21]
23. The view from Zola's. [4:33]
24. Doing Hullaballo (All Day and All of the Night, ABC's of Love). [3:20]
25. Mexican marriage. [3:53]
26. Poolside reunion #2. [2:28]
27. Empty house. [3:52]
28. Emira's soldier/poet. [6:15]
29. Places love can't heal. [2:13]
30. In cahoots. [2:37]
31. Hitting the road. [2:39]
32. The wives' club. [2:46]
33. A has-been. [2:25]
34. Orpheum memories (Only You (And You Alone). [2:57]
35. Shattered (Take My Hand, Precioius Lord). [2:22]
36. Standard Industry practice. [2:24]
37. Making a deal. [2:47]
38. The lawful surviving spouse. [2:06]
39. End Credits (Good Goody, No Fool No More, Why Do Falls In Love). [5:27]
Side #2 -- WIDESCREEN
0. Jump to a Scene
1. About Frankie. [1:25]
2. Credits (Why Do Fools Fall in Love). [1:58]
3. Jailbird's payday [2:07]
4. All Mrs. Lymons. [4:04]
5. The Teenagers sign up. [3:33]
6. Little Richard. [1:40]
7. Alan Freed's show (The Great Pretender, Baby Baby). [4:39]
8. Dirty dancing. [1:05]
9. Drawn to Zola. [4:02]
10. Broken record. [3:17]
11. Intimate mistake. [2:53]
12. To Elizabeth's rescue. [1:53]
13. Goody Goody. [2:48]
14. Not some big star. [3:19]
15. On the downslide. [2:11]
16. Reality hits. [2:48]
17. Pusher's penalty. [2:10]
18. Dubious wedlock. [2:09]
19. Strung out on stage (Will You Love Me Tomarrow, Little Billy Pretty One). [3:02]
20. Dog out the window. [4:00]
21. Poolside reunion #1. [2:04]
22. Like magnets. [3:21]
23. The view from Zola's. [4:33]
24. Doing Hullaballo (All Day and All of the Night). [3:20]
25. Mexican marriage. [3:53]
26. Poolside reunion #2. [2:28]
27. Empty house. [3:52]
28. Emira's soldier/poet. [6:15]
29. Places love can't heal. [2:13]
30. In cahoots. [2:37]
31. Hitting the road. [2:39]
32. The wive's club. [2:46]
33. A has-been. [2:25]
34. Orpheum memories (Only You(And You Alone). Keep A Knockin'). [2:57]
35. Shattered (Take My Hand, Precious Lord). [2:22]
36. Standard industry practice. [2:24]
37. Making a deal. [2:47]
38. The lawful surviving spouse. [2:06]
39. End Credits (Goody Goody, No Fool No More, Why Do Fools Fall in Love). [5:27]

Videos

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews

Why Do Fools Fall In Love 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
nay More than 1 year ago
This was a good role for Tate,,,,,
Anonymous More than 1 year ago