Search Detail

DVD006271

Diabolique

Clouzot, Henri-Georges. France. 1955.

Title:
Diabolique
Alternate Title:
Les Diaboliques
Director:
Clouzot, Henri-Georges
Production Co:
Filmsonor; Véra Films
Country:
France
Year:
1955
Publisher:
The Criterion Collection, 2011
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   BluRay - Zone A.   viewing copy.
Feature.   117 minutes.   b/w.   sound - monaural.   fullscreen
Language:
French with English subtitles
Genre:
Thriller
Notes:
From the novel by Boileau-Narcejac. Two women - the fragile wife and the mistress of a sadistic headmaster of a boys’ boarding school - hatch a daring revenge plot. A heart-wrenching benchmark of horror filmmaking starring Simone Signoret, Véra Clouzot and Paul Meurisse. Supplemental materials include: original theatrical trailer; commentary by scholar Kelly Conway; film introduction by Serge Bromberg; interview with film critic Kim Newman, essay booklet.
Link to:
FII catalog |
Status:
In