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Title The lovers [(DVD) videorecording] = Les amants / Janus Films ; Lux Compagnie cinématographique de France présente ; un film de Louis Malle ; dialogues de Louise de Vilmorin ; directeur de production, Irénée Leriche ; une production Nouvelles éditions de Films.

Edition Special edition; widescreen format (2.35:first).
Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [date of publication not identified]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH LOV    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (13 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm)
Series Criterion collection ; 429
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 429.
System Details DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital mono.
Language In French, with optional English subtitles.
Cast Jeanne Moreau, Jean-Marc Bory, Judith Magre, José Villalonga, Alain Cuny.
Credits Director of photography, Henri Decae ; editing by Léonide Azar ; music by Brahms.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958.
Special features (49 min.): interview with Malle by François Chalais & Jean-Pierre Fleury for "Cinépanorama" (1963, 10 min., b&w); interview with Malle by Angelika Wittlich (1994, 20 min., col.); interview with Moreau by Lise Eline for "Le journal télévisé" (1958, 3 min., b&w); interview with Moreau by Jacques Nahum & Raoul Sangla for "Tête d'affiche" (1972, 6 min., col.); Interview with Villalonga by France Roche for "Cinépanorama" (1958, 6 min., b&w); interview with Vilmorin by Jacques Nahum for "Démons et merveilles du cinéma" (1965, 4 min., b&w); "U.S. release" gallery, presenting an overview of the charges of obscenity leveled against the film in America & the resulting promotional materials that amplified the film's scandalous reputation.
Booklet includes an essay by film historian Ginette Vincendeau ("Succès de scandale").
"New, restored high-definition digital transfer of the complete, uncensored version"--Container.
"Enhanced for 16:9 televisions"--Disc label.
Summary A restless bourgeois French woman finds her eye wandering from both her husband and her lover to an attractive passing stranger.
Note Special features: Widescreen ehnanced for 16:9 televisions; Selection of archival interviews with director Louis Malle, actors Jeanne Moreau and Jose Luis de Villalonga, and writer Louise de Vilmorin; Gallery of promotional material from the U.S. release ; A new essay by film historian Ginette Vincendeau.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject Sex -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Adultery -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Fiction films.
Feature films France.
Motion pictures, French.
Added Author Malle, Louis, 1932-1995.
Vilmorin, Louise de, 1902-1969.
Leriche, Irénée.
Moreau, Jeanne, 1928-
Bory, Jean-Marc, 1934-2001.
Magre, Judith.
Vilallonga, José Luis de.
Cuny, Alain.
Decae, Henri.
Azar, Léonide, 1900-
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897.
Vincendeau, Ginette, 1948-
Chalais, François, 1919-
Fleury, Jean-Pierre.
Wittlich, Angelika.
Nahum, Jacques.
Roche, France.
Lux Compagnie cinématographique de France.
Nouvelles éditions de films (Firm)
Janus Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Lovers
Amants (Motion picture)
Succès de scandale.
Standard No. 715515029629
Music No. CC1751D Criterion Collection
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