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Title Bob le flambeur [(DVD) videorecording] = Bob the gambler / produit par l'Organisation générale cinématographique, Productions cyme, Play art ; scénario original de Melville ; adaptation de Melville et Auguste le Breton ; dialogues de Auguste le Breton ; un film de Melville.

Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2002]
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 95th Street Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH BOB    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (19 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Series Criterion collection ; 150
Classic collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 150.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
System Details DVD, full screen, monaural, digital transfer, with restored image and sound, RSDL dual-layer.
Language In French with optional English subtitles; DVD menu in English.
Cast Isabel Corey, Daniel Cauchy, Roger Duchesne, Guy Decomble, Andrè Garet.
Credits Director of photography, Henri Decae ; editor, Monique Bonnot ; music, Eddie Barclay, Jean Boyer.
Summary Bob the gambler and his friends learn that the Deauville Casino expects to pull in 800 million francs. On the night of the heist Bob plays the casino tables until the appointed time. Before the dawn breaks, some of the men and women will win, some will lose, and some will die.
Note Includes special features: the original theatrical trailer, a 2002 interview with Daniel Cauchy, and an edited version of a 1961 radio interview of Jean-Pierre Melville by Gideon Bachmann.
Special features are in color.
Booklet in container includes a brief essay by Luc Sante and an English translation of a 1970 interview with Jean-Pierre Melville excerpted from Melville on Melville / Rui Nogueira.
Subject Gambling -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Melville, Jean-Pierre, 1917-1973 -- Interviews.
Cauchy, Daniel, 1930- -- Interviews.
Genre Feature films France.
Motion pictures, French.
Caper films.
Film noir.
Detective and mystery films.
Added Author Melville, Jean-Pierre, 1917-1973.
Le Breton, Auguste, 1913-1999.
Corey, Isabel, 1939-
Cauchy, Daniel, 1930-
Duchesne, Roger, 1906-1996.
Decomble, Guy, 1910-1964.
Garet, André.
Decae, Henri.
Bonnot, Monique.
Barclay, Eddie.
Organisation générale cinématographique.
Productions cyme.
Play art (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Bob the gambler
ISBN 0780025016
Standard No. 037429165928
Music No. BOB010 Criterion Collection
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