CONEY ISLAND I.

DVD_ConeyIsland1[DVD: Encore Home Video – 1917~ – 58 mins]. Coney Island films from 1917 to 1936. [1] “Coney Island” (1917 / 25:20) a classic comedy with Buster Keaton and Fatty Arbuckle, with original music score by John Mirsalis. [2] “Canned Thrills” (1927 / 8:42) Grantland Rice’s novel presentation on the thrills of Coney Island. [3] “Meet Me Down at Coney Isle” (1930 / 8:35) talking pictures come to Coney. [4] “A Day’s Outing” (1930 / 4:54) with Lew White at the organ, a sing-a-long about good old Coney. [5] “Shorty at Coney Island” (1936 / 9:38) a chimp and his young master have a swinging time at Luna Park. ANDY SHINE SAYS: Chock full of nostalgic rides and attractions. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.