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Author: Roman PolanskiGérard BrachSam WaynbergGene GutowskiMichael KlingerAll authors
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2011] ©2011
Series: Criterion collection, 577.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Director-approved DVD special editionView all editions and formats
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A withdrawn couple's isolated house is infiltrated by a rude, burly American gangster on the run. The three engage in role-playing games of sexual and emotional humiliations. An evocative, claustrophobic, and morbidly funny tale of the modern world in chaos.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Comedy films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Roman Polanski; Gérard Brach; Sam Waynberg; Gene Gutowski; Michael Klinger; Tony Tenser; Gilbert Taylor; Alastair McIntyre; Krzysztof Komeda; Bridget Sellers; George art director Lack; Voytek; Donald Pleasence; Françoise Dorléac; Lionel Stander; Jack MacGowran; William Franklyn; Robert Dorning; Marie Kean; Renée Houston; Geoffrey Sumner; Iain Quarrier; Jacqueline Bisset; Trevor Delaney; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer,; Compton-Tekli Film Productions,; Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN: 9781604654509 1604654503
OCLC Number: 743934150
Language Note: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1966.
Restored high-definition digital transfer.
Special features: 'Two gangsters and an island' making-of documentary (2003); "The nomad" television interview with Polanski (1967); Theatrical trailers. Booklet: "High tides" essay by film critic David Thompson.
Booklet inserted inside container.
Credits: Producers, Michael Klinger, Tony Tenser ; director of photography, Gilbert Taylor ; editor, Alastair McIntyre ; music by Komeda ; wardrobe, Bridget Sellers ; art director, George Lack ; production designer, Voytek.
Cast: Donald Pleasence, Françoise Dorléac, Lionel Stander, Jack MacGowran, William Franklyn, Robert Dorning, Marie Kean, Renee Houston, Geoffrey Sumner, Iain Quarrier, Jackie Bisset, Trevor Delaney.
Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, black-and-white ; 4 3/4 in + 1 booklet (16 unnumbered pages : illustartions ; 19 cm)
Details: DVD format; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.66:1) enhanced for 16:9 TVs; Dolby Digital mono.
Series Title: Criterion collection, 577.
Responsibility: Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Compton-Tekli Film Productions Limited ; original screenplay by Roman Polanski and Gérard Brach ; executive producer, Sam Waynberg ; produced by Gene Gutowski ; directed by Roman Polanski.

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A withdrawn couple's isolated house is infiltrated by a rude, burly American gangster on the run. The three engage in role-playing games of sexual and emotional humiliations. An evocative, claustrophobic, and morbidly funny tale of the modern world in chaos.

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