Othello The Criterion Collection Blu-rayCriterion Collection #ad - Shot over the course of three years in italy and morocco and plagued by many logistical problems, this fiercely independent film joins Macbeth and Chimes at Midnight in making the case for Welles as the cinema's most audacious interpreter of the Bard. Two-blu-ray special edition features- new, restored 4k digital transfers of two versions of the film, the 1952 European one and the 1955 U.
S. Unmatched in his passionate identification with shakespeare's imagination, bigotry, and rage, Welles brings his inventive visual approach to this enduring tragedy of jealousy, alongside Suzanne Cloutier as the innocent Desdemona, and also gives a towering performance as the Moor of Venice, and Micheal MacLiammoir as the scheming Iago.
Othello The Criterion Collection Blu-ray #ad - Gloriously cinematic despite its tiny budget, Orson Welles's Othello is a testament to the filmmaker s stubborn willingness to pursue his vision to the ends of the earth. And uk one, a 1979 essay-documentary- return to glennascaul, ' a 1995 documentary about actor suzanne cloutier by francois girard- new interview with welles scholar francois thomas on the two versions- new interview with Ayanna Thompson, author of Passing Strange: Shakespeare, with uncompressed monaural soundtracks- Audio commentary from 1995 featuring filmmaker Peter Bogdanovich and Orson Welles scholar Myron Meisel- Filming 'Othello, Race, a 1953 short film made by actors Micheal MacLiammoir and Hilton Edwards during a hiatus from shooting Othello - New interview with Welles biographer Simon Callow- Souvenirs d' 'Othello, ' Welles s last completed film, and Contemporary America - Interview from 2014 with scholar Joseph McBride- PLUS: An essay by film critic Geoffrey O'Brien.
Blu-ray - The Lady From ShanghaiMill Creek Ent MLCR63224BR #ad - The subject of great controversy and scandal upon its initial release, The Lady From Shanghai shocked 1948 audiences by presenting Hayworth with her flaming red hair cut short and dyed champagne blonde. The story of a reckless woman! baffling murders, fascinating plot twists and remarkable camera work all contribute to this spellbinding, time-honored film noir written, directed by and starring Orson Welles.
. Based on the novel if i die before i wake technical aspects: 1080p High-Definition Video from a 4k Digital Restoration Presented in Original Aspect Ratio of 1. 37:1 dts-hd master Audio 2. 0 subtitles: english black and white / 88 minutes New Artwork with Double-Sided Packaging The lady from shanghai - Blu-ray Brand New.
Blu-ray - The Lady From Shanghai #ad - Fifty years later, the lady from shanghai is considered vintage Welles, his famous hall of mirrors climax hailed as one of the greatest scenes in cinematic history. Hired to work on a yacht belonging to the disabled husband of femme fatale Rita Hayworth, Welles plays an innocent man drawn into a dangerous web of intrigue and murder.
The Great Escape The Criterion Collection Blu-rayThe Criterion Collection #ad - One of the most exciting adventure tales ever told, execution, and aftermath of a daring true-life escape from a German prisoner-of-war camp during World War II, this action epic recounts the planning, in which 250 men attempted to tunnel their way to freedom. In the role that cemented his superstar status, alongside an all-star cast that also includes Charles Bronson, Steve McQueen plays the motorcycle-racing daredevil who sets out to foil the Nazis, James Garner, James Coburn, and Donald Pleasence.
Blu-ray special edition features • 4k digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack • Alternate 5. 1 surround soundtrack, and donald pleasence • new interview with critic michael sragow • “the great escape”: heroes underground, james garner, the inspiration for steve mcqueen’s character in the film • return to “the great escape, and mcqueen’s son, including interviews with pows held there • the real virgil hilts: A Man Called Jones, stuntman Bud Ekins, one from 1991, a four-part 2001 documentary about the real-life escape from the Stalag Luft III prisoner-of-war camp during World War II, featuring director John Sturges and composer Elmer Bernstein; the other, presented in DTS-HD Master Audio • Two audio commentaries, actors David McCallum and Jud Taylor, ” a 1993 program featuring interviews with Coburn, featuring actors James Coburn, a 2001 program on the United States Army Air Forces pilot David Jones, Garner, from 2004, Chad McQueen • Trailer • PLUS: An essay by critic Sheila O’Malley The lady from shanghai - Blu-ray Brand New.
The Great Escape The Criterion Collection Blu-ray #ad - The expert direction of john sturges, a rousing ode to the determination, camaraderie, and rip-roaring stunts come together in what may just be the most spectacularly entertaining prison-break movie of all time, eminently hummable Elmer Bernstein score, and courage of everyday heroes.
The Magnificent Ambersons The Criterion Collection Blu-rayCriterion Collection #ad - 1 1/2 hrs, 1 dvd or 1 blu-ray disc, B&W. Orson welles's ambitious follow up to citizen kane was every bit its equal: A masterful adaptation of Booth Tarkington's novel featuring inventive camera work and powerful performances from stars Joseph Cotten, Tim Holt, and Agnes Moorehead. The lady from shanghai - Blu-ray Brand New.
Blu-ray, region a us & CANADA. 0 Bonus features galore. This emotionally rich family saga provides a moving elegy for a bygone chapter of American life.
Touch of Evil Blu-rayUniversal Pictures Home Entertainment #ad - The lady from shanghai - Blu-ray Brand New. Featuring three versions of the film – the preview version, the Theatrical version and the Reconstructed version based on Orson Welles' original vision, Touch of Evil is a "a stylistic masterpiece!" Leonard Maltin's Classic Movie Guide that stands the test of time.
. Blu-ray, region a us & CANADA. 0 Starring charlton heston, janet leigh and orson Welles, this dark portrait of corruption and morally compromised obsessions tells the story of a crooked police chief who frames a Mexican youth as part of an intricate criminal plot. Directed by orson welles, touch of Evil is a film noir masterpiece whose Hollywood backstory is as unforgettable as the movie itself.
Chimes at Midnight The Criterion Collection Blu-rayCriterion Collection 35644677 #ad - Poetic, philosophical, and visceral with a kinetic centerpiece battle sequence that rivals anything else in the director s body of work Chimes at Midnight is as monumental as the figure at its heart. Blu-ray special edition features - new digital restoration, author of what ever happened to orson welles?- interview with welles while at work editing the film, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack- Audio commentary featuring film scholar James Naremore, author of The Magic World of Orson Welles- New interview with actor Keith Baxter- New interview with director Orson Welles s daughter Beatrice Welles, who appeared in the film at age seven- New interview with actor and Welles biographer Simon Callow- New interview with film historian Joseph McBride, from a 1965 episode of The Merv Griffin Show- Trailer The lady from shanghai - Blu-ray Brand New.
. For the death of Merrie England. Blu-ray, region a us & CANADA. 0 . Integrating elements from both henry iv plays as well as richard II, Henry V, Welles created a gritty and unorthodox Shakespeare film, one that he intended, and The Merry Wives of Windsor, he said, as a lament . Usually a comic supporting figure, often soused friend of King Henry IV s wayward son Prince Hal here becomes the focus: a robustly funny and ultimately tragic screen antihero played by Welles with looming, Falstaff the loyal, lumbering grace.
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Scorsese Shorts The Criterion CollectionItalianamerican / American Boy / What's a Nice Girl Like You Doing in a Place Like This? / It's Not Just You, Murray! Blu-rayThe Criterion Collection #ad - Also included are the big shave, and the bracing student films what’s a nice girl like you doing in a place like this? and It’s Not Just You, a daringly visceral response to America’s involvement in Vietnam, Murray! Touching on many of Scorsese’s key themes—Italian American identity, candid, his beloved New York City—these are hilarious, family, and illuminating works from the preeminent American filmmaker of our time.
This compilation of five early short films by Martin Scorsese offers a fascinating window onto his artistic development. Blu-ray, region a us & CANADA. 0 Spanning the years from scorsese’s time at nyu in the mid-1960s to the late ’70s, when he was emerging as one of the era’s most electrifying talents, Scorsese Shorts centers on the intimate home movie Italianamerican—a loving snapshot of the director’s parents—and American Boy, a freewheeling portrait of a larger-than-life raconteur.
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Six Moral Tales The Criterion CollectionThe Bakery Girl of Monceau / Suzanne's Career / My Night at Maud's / La collectionneuse / Claire's Knee / Love in the Afternoon Blu-rayThe Criterion Collection #ad - But when guillaume seems to be making a play for the spirited, independent Suzanne, Bertrand watches dis-approvingly. After spotting the delicate françoise at mass, he vows to make her his wife, although when he spends an unplanned night at the apartment of the bold divorcée Maud, his rigid standards are challenged.
Love in the afternoon though happily married to the adoring hélène and expecting a second child with her, the thoroughly bourgeois executive Frédéric cannot banish from his mind the attractive Paris women he sees every day. La collectionneuse a bombastic, womanizing art dealer and his painter friend go to a seventeenth-century villa on the Riviera for a relaxing summer getaway.
Three-blu-ray special edition features • new 2k digital restorations, or charlotte and her steak shot in 1951 and completed in 1961; véronique and her dunce 1958; nadja in paris 1964; a modern coed 1966—and one on which he advised, laurence de monaghan, the bakery girl of monceau, ironic first-person voice-over, béatrice romand, the book of stories by rohmer on which the films are based the bakery girl of monceau delicate and jazzy, molly haskell, ” a 1965 episode of the educational tv series en profil dans le texte directed by Rohmer, with uncompressed monaural soundtracks • Conversation between director Eric Rohmer and filmmaker Barbet Schroeder from 2006 • Four short films by Rohmer—Presentation, the subject of debate in My Night at Maud’s • Archival interviews with Rohmer; actors Jean-Claude Brialy, the first entry in the Six Moral Tales series, and Armond White; excerpts from cinematographer Nestor Almendros’s 1980 autobiography; and Rohmer’s landmark 1948 essay “For a Talking Cinema”; along with an English translation of Six Moral Tales, Kent Jones, The Curve 1999 • “On Pascal, evinces stirrings of what would become the Eric Rohmer style: unfussy naturalistic shooting, and Jean--Louis Trintignant; film critic Jean Douchet; and producer Pierre Cottrell • Video afterword from 2006 by filmmaker and writer Neil LaBute • Trailers • PLUS: A booklet featuring essays by critics Geoff Andrew, Phillip Lopate, Ginette Vincendeau, on the French philosopher Blaise Pascal, and an “unknowable” woman.
One of the founding critics of the history-making cahiers du cinéma, standing apart from his New Wave contemporaries with his patented brand of gently existential, Rohmer began translating his written manifestos to film in the 1960s, hyperarticulate character studies set against vivid seasonal landscapes.
Six Moral Tales The Criterion CollectionThe Bakery Girl of Monceau / Suzanne's Career / My Night at Maud's / La collectionneuse / Claire's Knee / Love in the Afternoon Blu-ray #ad - He spends his july at a lakeside boardinghouse, blonde, nursing crushes on the sixteen-year-old Laura and, her long-legged, more tantalizingly, older half sister, Claire. But is he truly interested, or is she just a sweet diversion? SUZANNE’S CAREER Bertrand bides his time in a casually hostile and envious friendship with Guillaume.
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Multiple formats, dolby, full Screen, blu-ray, Subtitled, Closed-captioned, Black & White. Set in post-war vienna, the film noir features some of cinema's most memorable set pieces - the chase through the sewers, the enormous ferris wheel, the elm-lined cemetery. And anton karas' zither score, a worldwide phenomenon in itself.
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