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Title The cremator [(Blu-ray) videorecording] = Spalovac mrtvol / directed by Juraj Herz.

Edition Criterion collection.
Publication Info. [United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2020]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Blu-ray Foreign Films  CZECH CREMAT    DUE 09-22-21
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Description 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
digital rdatr
optical rdarm
monaural rdacpc
video file rdaft
Motion pictures lcgft
System Details Blu-ray; Widescreen (1.66:1 aspect ratio) presentation; requires Blu-ray player; Monaural.
Language Czech dialogue; English subtitles.
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1969.
Cast Rudolf Hrusinsky, Vlasta Chramostova, Ilja Prachar, Jana Stehnova.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Summary Karl Kopfrkingl works at a stately crematorium in Prague. Obsessed with his duties, he believes he is liberating the souls of the departed. With Nazi forces gathering at the Czech border, Karl descends into a mania that allows him to wholly enact his disturbed beliefs.
Subject Cremation -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Crematoriums -- Czech Republic -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Insanity (Law) -- Czech Republic -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Fiction films.
Blu-ray discs.
Added Author Herz, Juraj, 1934- film director.
Hrušínský, Rudolf, actor.
Chramostová, Vlasta, 1926- actor.
Prachař, Ilja, 1924-2005, actor.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Spalovac mrtvol
Standard No. 715515244213
Music No. CC3135BD The Criterion Collection
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