October 5, 2018
Director Bradley Cooper’s A Star is Born, starring Cooper and Lady Gaga, is opening in theaters with a Certified Fresh Tomatometer Score of 93% on Rotten Tomatoes, and FandangoNow is marking the occasion by pointing out three other versions of the tale available on the on-demand service.
The three earlier versions are the 1937 version with Janet Gaynor and Fredric March (Tomatometer score: 100%), the 1954 version with Judy Garland and James Mason Mason (Tomatometer acore: 97%), and the 1976 version with Barbra Streisand and Kris Kristofferson (Tomatometer score: 32%).
Each film is available to rent in SD for as low as $1.99 or in HD at $2.99.
Interestingly, according to a Fandango survey of millennial moviegoers planning to see Cooper’s A Star Is Born on the big screen, only 61% were aware that the new movie is a remake.
The earlier versions are also available on iTunes, while Movies Anywhere and Walmart’s Vudu list the 1954 and 1976 versions.