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Title The last days of disco [videorecording] / co-producers, Cecilia Kate Roque and Edmon Roch ; producer, Whit Stillman ; screenplay, Whit Stillman ; director, Whit Stillman.

Imprint [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library DVD    LAS    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Criterion collection ; 485
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 485.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Cast Chloë Sevigny, Kate Beckinsale, Chris Eigeman, Mackenzie Astin, Matt Keeslar, Robert Sean Leonard, Jennifer Beals, Matthew Ross, Tara Subkoff, Burr Steers, David Thornton, Jaid Barrymore, Michael Weatherly.
Credits Cinematography, John Thomas ; editors, Andrew Hafitz, Jay Pires ; music composer, Mark Suozzo.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1998.
Summary Depicts the 'last days' at a disco palace, where drugs, sex and weirdness ran rampant. Icy Charlotte and demure Alice toil by day as publishing house assistants and by night the two look for romance and entertainment at a premier disco club. Their group of friends frequent the disco and each other. All of them are searching for something to make their lives more fulfilling. Some are searching for everlasting love and some are just wanting something different. But, as the disco is closed, they all wonder if disco can ever really be dead?
Note Special features: New, restored High-Definition digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Whit Stillman; audio commentary featuring Stillman and actors Chloë Sevigny and Chris Eigeman; four deleted scenes with commentary by Stillman, Eigeman, and Sevigny; stills gallery with production notes by Stillman; Stillman reading a chapter from 'The last days of disco, with cocktails at Petrossian Afterwards" his novelization of the movie; behind-the-scenes featurette; original theatrical trailer. Includes an essay by novelist David Schickler.
Subject Discotheques -- United States -- Drama.
Publishers and publishing -- Employees -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama.
Women -- Sexual behavior -- United States -- Drama.
Friendship -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Roque, Cecilia Kate.
Roch, Edmon.
Stillman, Whit, 1952-
Sevigny, Chloë.
Beckinsale, Kate
Eigeman, Chris, 1965-
Astin, Mackenzie, 1973-
Keeslar, Matt
Leonard, Robert Sean, 1969-
Beals, Jennifer.
Ross, Matt
Subkoff, Tara.
Steers, Burr, 1966-
Thornton, David, 1953-
Barrymore, Jaid.
Weatherly, Michael, 1968-
Suozzo, Mark
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Last days of disco (Motion picture)
ISBN 9781604651799
Standard No. 715515048217

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