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Title Lola Montès [videorecording] / A Janus Film presentation ; une co-production, Gamma Films, Florida Films, Union Films ; Gamma-Film présente ; un film de Max Ophuls ; d'après un roman de Cecil Saint Laurent ; scènario de Max Ophuls ; adaptation de Annette Wademant et Max Ophuls ; dialogue de Jacques Natanson ; directeur de la production, Ralph Baum ; producteur délégué, Albert Caraco.

Imprint New York, NY : Fox Lorber Home Video : Distributed by WinStar TV & Video, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    F LOL    Available
 GDL Library Connection DVD    LOL    Available
Description 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the novel La vie extraordinaire de Lola Montes by Cecil Saint-Laurent.
Originally released in 1955 as motion picture.
Special features: filmographies.
Credits Cinematography, Christian Matras ; music by Georges Auric ; edited by Madeleine Gug.
Cast Martine Carol, Peter Ustinov, Anton Walbrook, Henri Guisol, Oskar Werner.
Summary Depicts, through flashbacks, the life of a famous courtesan, recounted as part of a lavish circus act. The ringmaster introduces and displays Lola Montés who recalls her romances with Franz Liszt, a student, and Ludwig, King of Bavaria before she was reduced by scandal, poverty and ill fortune to her present life as a circus performer.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, letterbox presentation.
Language In French with English subtitles.
Subject Montez, Lola, 1818-1861 -- Drama.
Courtesans -- Drama.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, French.
Added Author Ophuls, Max, 1902-1957.
Natanson, Jacques, 1901-1975.
Wademant, Annette, 1928-
Caraco, Albert.
Carol, Martine, 1920-1967.
Ustinov, Peter.
Walbrook, Anton, 1900-1967.
Werner, Oskar, 1922-1984.
Saint-Laurent, Cécil, 1919-2000 Vie extraordinaire de Lola Montes.
Gamma Films (Firm)
Florida Films (Company)
Union Films.
Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm)
WinStar TV and Video (Firm)
ISBN 1572523883
Standard No. 720917505022
Music No. FLV5050 Fox Lorber Home Video

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