The 1939 New York World's Fair was one of the largest of all time. More than 25 million people came from around the world to gaze at the myriad number of attractions. The theme of the 1939 fair was "the world of tomorrow." This great collection of clips is dedicated to documenting the historic world's fair and giving you a glimpse of what people thought the future would be like more than 60 years ago! Now for the first time ever we have assembled the best film clips from this amazing moment in history! The first disc shows outdoor stage shows, dancing girls, a strongman, overweight dancers, flappers and keystone cops, jugglers, balancing acts, topless women posing as magazine covers and much more!The second disc shows sideshow barkers, Salvador Dali's "Dream of Venus" walk-through funhouse, amusement rides and penguins.
In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with leading lady Ann Darrow.
After their father (Tim Robbins) is called into work, two young boys, Walter (Josh Hutcherson) and Danny (Jonah Bobo), are left in the care of their teenage sister, Lisa (Kristen Stewart), and told they must stay inside.
The Nomad is a historical epic set in 18th-century Kazakhstan. The film is a fictionalised account of the youth and coming-of-age of Ablai Khan, as he grows and fights to defend the fortress at Hazrat-e Turkestan from Dzungar invaders.
When the renegade crew of Serenity agrees to hide a fugitive on their ship, they find themselves in an action-packed battle between the relentless military might of a totalitarian regime who will destroy anything - or anyone - to get the girl back and the bloodthirsty creatures who roam the uncharted areas of space.
Have you watched Historical World Fairs New York Volume I yet? What did you think about it?