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Title The lost honor of Katharina Blum [(DVD) videorecording] = Die verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum / The Criterion Collection ; Janus Films ; Cinema International Corporation ; Paramount-Orion / WDR / BioskopFilm ; Drehbuch und regie [= written and directed by] Volker Schlöndorff und Margarethe von Trotta.

Edition [Widescreen edition].
Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Criterion Collection, [date of publication not identified]
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 95th Street Adult DVD Foreign Films  GERMAN LOS    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color w/ black and white seq. ; 4 3/4 in. + guide (8 pages folded-out).
Series Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 177.
Criterion collection ; 177.
System Details DVD ; NTSC ; Dolby digital mono. ; widescreen, enhanced for 16:9 televisions ; dual-layer disc.
Language In German with optional English subtitles.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1975.
Based on the novel Die Verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum by Heinrich Böll.
Cast Angela Winkler, Mario Adorf, Dieter Laser, Heinz Bennent, Jürgen Prochnow, Hannelore Hoger, Rolf Becker.
Credits Kamera [= Cinematography], Jost Vacano, Peter Arnold ; schnitt [= editing], Peter Przygodda, Heidi Handorf, Ursula Götz ; ton [= sound], Klaus Eckelt, Willi Schwadorf, Wolfgang Löper ; musik [= music], Hans Werner Henze.
Summary In the period of several days, Katharina's privacy and her honor are destroyed, first by the police who terrorize her, and then by the yellow press, which creates in her name the image of a politicized Bonnie Parker.
Contents Bonus features : Interview with Volker Schlöndorff and Margarethe von Trotta (ca. 30 min.) ; Interview with Jost Vacano (cinematographer) (ca. 16 min.) ; Excerpts from Ivo Barnabó Micheli's 1977 biographical film on Heinrich Böll [in German with English subtitles] (una produzione Crommelin Film-Roma ; ca. 34 min.) ; Original theatrical trailer.
Note For specific features see interactive menu.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Subject Sensationalism in journalism -- Germany (West) -- 20th century -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Sensationalism in journalism -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Police questioning -- Germany (West) -- 20th century -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Police -- Germany (West) -- 20th century -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Terrorism -- Germany (West) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Terrorism -- Press coverage -- Germany (West) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films Germany.
Motion pictures, German.
Added Author Schlöndorff, Volker, screenwriter, director.
Trotta, Margarethe von, screenwriter, director.
Henze, Hans Werner, 1926-2012, composer.
Benninger, Willi, producer.
Winkler, Angela, 1944- actor.
Adorf, Mario, actor.
Bennent, Heinz, actor.
Prochnow, Jürgen, actor.
Vosgerau, Karl Heinz, 1928- actor.
Böll, Heinrich, 1917-1985. Verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum.
Micheli, Ivo Barnabó.
Janus Films.
Cinema International Corporation (Firm)
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Orion Pictures.
Westdeutscher Rundfunk.
Crommelin Film-Roma (Firm)
Added Title Lost honor of Katharina Blum
Verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum
Cover Title Volker Schlöndorff and Margarethe von Trotta's The lost honor of Katharina Blum
Added Title Lost honor of Katharina Blum (Motion picture)
ISBN 0780026209
Standard No. 037429173428
Music No. LOS020 Criterion Collection
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