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Title Lola Montès [(DVD) videorecording] / Janus Films ; Gamma-Film prèsente un film de Max Ophuls ; une co-production Gamma, Florida, Union Films ; producteur délégué, Albert Caraco ; scénario de Max Ophuls ; adaptation de Annette Wademant et Max Ophuls ; dialogue de Jacques Natanson.

Edition [Special edition].
Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [date of publication not identified]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH LOL    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (114 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([24] pages : portraits ; 19 cm).
Series The Criterion collection ; 503
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 503.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.55:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., restored High-Definition digital transfer, NTSC.
Language French dialogue, English subtitles.
Cast Martine Carol, Peter Ustinov, Anton Walbrook, Henry Guisol, Lise Delamare, Paulette Dubost, Oskar Werner, Ivan Desny, Will Quadflieg, Friedrich Domin, Héléna Manson.
Credits Cinematographer, Christian Matras ; editor, Madeleine Gug ; music, Georges Auric.
Summary The life of a young woman who was a showgirl, had affairs with kings, became a courtesan, and traveled the world trying to fit in. Charts the course of Montès's scandalous past through the invocations of the bombastic ringmaster of the American circus where she has ended up performing.
Note Special features: Disc one: Audio commentary featuring Max Ophuls scholar Susan White; theatrical re-release trailer from Rialto Pictures. Disc two: "Max Ophuls ou le plaisir de tourner:" a 1965 episode of the French television program Cinéastes de notre temps, featuring interviews with many of Ophuls's collaborators; "Max by Marcel:" a new documentary by Marcel Ophuls about his father and the making of Lola Montès; silent footage of martine Carol demonstrating the various hairstyles in Lola Montés. Booklet features an essay by critic Gary Giddins.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject Courtesans -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Circus performers -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Circus -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Romance films.
Feature films.
Added Author Caraco, Albert.
Wademant, Annette, 1928-
Ophuls, Max, 1902-1957.
Natanson, Jacques, 1901-1975.
Carol, Martine, 1920-1967.
Ustinov, Peter.
Walbrook, Anton, 1900-1967.
Guisol, Henri, 1904-1994.
Delamare, Lise.
Dubost, Paulette.
Werner, Oskar, 1922-1984.
Desny, Ivan.
Quadflieg, Will.
Domin, Friedrich, 1902-1961.
Manson, Héléna, 1898-1994.
Auric, Georges, 1899-1983.
Saint-Laurent, Cécil, 1919-2000. Lola Montes.
Janus Films.
Gamma Films (Firm)
Florida Films (Company)
Union Film (Firm)
Films du Jeudi (Firm)
Cinémathèque française.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 9781604652321
Standard No. 715515052610
Music No. CC1865D Criterion Collection
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