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Title Divorzio all'italiana [videorecording] = Divorce Italian style / regia di Pietro Germi ; soggetto e sceneggiatura, Alfredo Giannetti, Ennio De Concini, Pietro Germi ; un film Lux/Vides/Galatea ; prodotto da Franco Cristaldi.

Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2005]


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-2 1 Request this Volume
Edition Widescreen format (1.85:1).
Description 2 videodiscs (104 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (28 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm.)
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series Criterion collection ; 286
Criterion collection ; 286.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital mono.
Cast Marcello Mastroianni, Daniela Rocca, Stefania Sandrelli, Leopoldo Trieste, Odoardo Spadaro.
Credits Directors of photography, Leonida Barboni and Carlo Di Palma ; editing, Roberto Cinquini ; music, Carlo Rustichelli.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962.
"Under exclusive license from Cristaldifilm SNC" -- Container.
Special features (disc 2): "L'uomo dal sigaro in bocca" documentary film (interviews with Germi's longtime friends and collaborators, conceived & directed by Mario Sesti, 39 min.); "Delighting in contrasts" (collection of interviews with actors Lando Buzzanca & Stefania Sandrelli, 31 min.); interview with screenwriter Ennio De Concini (7 min.); screen tests of actors Stefania Sandrelli (5 min.) & Daniela Rocca (4 min.).
Booklet includes essays by film critic Stuart Klawans ("The facts (and fancies) of murder"), film historian Andrew Sarris ("Pietro Germi : idealist with no illusions") & director Martin Scorsese ("On 'Divorce Italian style'").
"Enhanced for 16:9 televisions" -- Disc label.
Summary A married man fall who has fallen in love with a younger woman hatches an elaborate scheme to kill his wife.
Language In Italian, with optional English subtitles.
Subject Divorce -- Italy -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Adultery -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Uxoricide -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Married people -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Video recordings.
Foreign films.
Added Author Germi, Pietro, 1914-1974.
Mastroianni, Marcello, 1924-1996.
Rocca, Daniela.
Sandrelli, Stefania.
Trieste, Leopoldo, 1917-2003.
Spadaro, Odoardo, 1893-1965.
Sesti, Mario.
Buzzanca, Lando, 1935-
De Concini, Ennio, 1923-2008.
Klawans, Stuart.
Sarris, Andrew.
Scorsese, Martin.
Lux film (Firm)
Vides Cinematogr√°fica.
Galatea Film.
Cristaldifilm (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Divorce Italian style
Note Title on container: Pietro Germi's Divorzio all'italiana
Added Title L'uomo dal sigaro in bocca.
Delighting in contrasts.
Facts (and fancies) of murder.
Pietro Germi : idealist with no illusions.
On Divorce Italian style.
Standard No. 037429202524
ISBN 0780029585
Music No. DIV110 Criterion Collection

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