Synopsis by Hal Erickson
The title of this 61-minute compendium covers it all. Disaster/Adventure Featurettes spotlights "behind the scenes" short subjects, originally designed to promote upcoming feature films. Some of the titles represented herein are Towering Inferno, The Poseidon Adventure, The Golden Voyage of Sinbad, The Cassandra Crossing, and The Train. As a bonus, the collection includes a 50-year overview of the Academy Awards. Disaster/ Adventure Featurettes is an enjoyable crash course in Hollywood ballyhoo.