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Title Rules of the game [(DVD) videorecording] = La règle du jeu / Nouvelle Édition Française ; directed by Jean Renoir ; producer, Claude Renoir, Sr. ; scenario, Jean Renoir and Carl Koch.

Publication Info. [United States] : Home Vision Entertainment, 2003, 1939.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH RUL    DUE 09-29-21
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Description 2 videodiscs (106 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection
Criterion collection
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation (1.33:1); mono.
Language In French with optional English subtitles.
Note Information from pre-release promotional materials.
Cast Marcel Dalio, Nora Grégor, Roland Toutain.
Credits Photography, Jean Bachelet ; editor, Marguerite Renoir ; music, Roger Désormière.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Cloaked in a comedy of manners, this scathing critique of corrupt French society is about a weekend hunting party at which amorous escapades abound among the aristocratic guests, which are also mirrored by the activities of the servants downstairs.
Note Special features: new high-definition digital transfer, with restored image and sound; introduction to the film by Jean Renoir; audio commentary written by film scholar Alexander Sesonske and read by Peter Bogdonovich; selected scene audio commentary by Renoir historian Christopher Faulkner; "Jean Renoir le patron: La règle et l'exception" (1966); new video essay about the film's production, release, and leter reconstruction; written tributes to the film and Renoir; new and improved English subtitle translation.
Subject France -- Social life and customs -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Motion pictures France.
Added Author Renoir, Claude, 1914-1993.
Renoir, Jean, 1894-1979.
François, Camille.
Koch, Carl, 1892-1963.
Dalio, Marcel, 1900-1983.
Grégor, Nora.
Toutain, Roland, 1905-1977.
Bachelet, Jean, 1894-1977.
Renoir, Marguerite.
Désormière, Roger, 1898-1963.
Nouvelle édition française.
Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Rules of the game
Règle du jeu
ISBN 0780026926
Standard No. 037429180624
Music No. RUL020 Home Vision Entertainment
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