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Title The honeymoon killers [videorecording] / Warren Steibel presents a Roxanne Company production from Cinerama Releasing Corporation ; Janus Films ; producer, Warren Steibel ; written & directed by Leonard Kastle.

Imprint [United States] : Criterion Collection, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    HON    Available
Edition Widescreen version (1.85:1 ; 16:9).
Description 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Creterion collection ; 200
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 200.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1969.
Special features: new video interview with writer/director Leonard Kastle; illustrated essay by Scott Christianson about the true crime story of "Lonely hearts" killers Ray Fernandez and Martha Beck; original theatrical trailer; cast and crew biographies by film historian Bruce Eder; new essay by critic Gary Giddins.
Credits Director of photography, Oliver Wood ; editors, Stan Warnow, Richard Brophy ; music, Gustav Mahler ; costume designer, Martha Fogg.
Cast Shirley Stoler, Tony Lo Bianco, Mary Jane Higby, Doris Roberts, Kip McArdle, Marilyn Chris, Dorothy Duckworth, Barbara Cason.
Summary Martha is sullen, overweight and heartbreakingly lonely. Through the Friendship Club, she strikes up a correspondence with Ray, a sauve charismatic smooth-talker who could be the man of her dreams. A stark portrayal of the desperate lengths to which a lonely heart will go in order to find true love. From brutally immoral killings to a passion that transcends all bounds.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital mono.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Fernandez, Raymond Martinez, 1914-1951 -- Drama.
Beck, Martha Jule Seabrook, d. 1951 -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films
Crime drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Criterion collection
Added Author Steibel, Warren.
Kastle, Leonard.
Stoler, Shirley.
Lo Bianco, Tony
Higby, Mary Jane, 1915-1986
Roberts, Doris, 1930-
McArdle, Kip.
Chris, Marilyn, 1938-
Duckworth, Dortha, 1905-1996
Cason, Barbara, 1928-1990.
Wood, Oliver.
Warnow, Stan
Brophy, Richard.
Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911
Fogg, Martha.
Roxanne Company (Firm)
Cinerama Releasing Corp.
Janus Films
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note Also known as: Lonely hearts killers
ISBN 078002690X
Standard No. 037429180426
Music No. HON010 Criterion Collection

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