SAVIN ROCK: A JOURNEY BACK IN TIME.

VHS_SavinRock[VHS: Denise Kearns / Nu Entertainment Productions – 2000 – 42 mins]. An archival presentation of the attractions of Savin Rock (West Haven, Connecticut) repeated twice – once with merry-go-round music and then again with narration. The film begins in 1948, with the trolley arriving at the park. See the Merry-Go-Round; The Thunderbolt wooden roller coaster; Jitterbug (Turtle Chase); Midget Auto Speedway; Carousel; Mill Chute (Water Chute); Big Eli Wheel; The Whip; Rocket; Flying Skooters; Boomerang; Tilt-A-Whirl; Sky Blazer wooden roller coaster; The Miniature Train; Caterpillar; and the B29s! (Also available on DVD). ANDY SHINE SAYS: An affectionate – if grainy – look at a much-missed park. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Fair.