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Title David Cronenberg's The brood [videorecording] / Janus Films ; Pierre David and Victor Solnicki present ; executive producers, Victor Solnicki and Pierre David for Mutual Productions and Elgin International ; produced by Claude Heroux ; written and directed by David Cronenberg.

Publication Info. [Irvington, NY] : The Criterion Collection, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    BRO    DUE 11-14-20
 PAS Central Library DVD    BRO    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library DVD.
Description 2 videodiscs (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 fold-out insert
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical mono Dolby digital 1.0 rda
widescreen (1.78:1) rda
laser optical NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture.
Series Criterion collection ; 777
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 777.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Cast Oliver Reed, Samantha Eggar, Art Hindle, Nuala Fitzgerald, Susan Hogan, Gary McKeehan, Cindy Hinds, Henry Beckman.
Crimes of the future: Ronald Mlodzik, Jon Lidolt, Tania Zolty, Paul Mulholland, Jack Messinger, Iain Ewing, William Haslam, Ray Woodley, Stefen Czerniecki, Rafe Macpherson, Willem Poolman, Don Owen, Udo Kasemets, Bruce Martin, Brian Linehan, Leland Richard, Stephen Zeifman, Norman Snider, William Wine, Kaspars Dzeguze, Sheldon Cohen, George Gibbins.
Credits Art director, Carol Spier ; editor, Alan Collins ; director of photography, Mark Irwin ; music, Howard Shore.
Crimes of the future: photographed and edited by David Cronenberg.
Cronenberg: the early years: director of photography, Michael Jari Davidson ; editor, Tod Corman.
Note DVD release of the 1979 motion picture.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary A disturbed woman is receiving a radical form of psychotherapy at a remote, mysterious institute. Meanwhile, her five-year-old daughter, under the care of her estranged husband, is being terrorized by a group of demonic beings. How these two storylines connect is the shocking and grotesque secret of this bloody tale of monstrous parenthood.
Note Special features: Disc 1: Radio spot. Disc 2: Birth pains (2015 documentary, actor Samantha Eggar, executive producer Pierre David, cinematographer Mark Irwin, assistant director, John Board, and special makeup effects artists Rick Baker and Joe Blasco discuss director David Cronenberg's early work and the making of the film); Oliver Reed (episode of the Merv Griffin Show from April 25, 1980, features actor Oliver Reed along with director Orson Welles and entertainer Charo); Meet the Carveths (2013 interview, Fangoria editor in chief Chris Alexander talks to actors Art Hindle and Cindy Hinds about the film); Crimes of the future: Crimes of the future (1970 ; 63 min.), Cronenberg: the early years (2011 interview, conducted by Fangoria editor in chief Chris Alexander, in which the director discusses his transition in filmmaking ; 13 min.). Insert includes an essay by critic Carrie Rickey.
Contents Crimes of the future / Emergent Films presents a film by David Cronenberg ; written, produced and directed by David Cronenberg -- Cronenberg: the early years / a Severin Films presentation for Second Sight Films.
Subject Mentally ill women -- Treatment -- Drama.
Daughters -- Drama.
Demonology -- Drama.
Psychotherapy -- Drama.
Genre/Form Horror films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Cronenberg, David, 1943- film director, screenwriter, film producer, director of photography, editor of moving image work.
David, Pierre, 1944- film producer.
Solnicki, Victor, film producer.
Héroux, Claude, film producer.
Reed, Oliver, 1938-1999, actor.
Eggar, Samantha, actor.
Hindle, Art, actor.
Fitzgerald, Nuala, actor.
Hogan, Susan (Actress), actor.
McKeehan, Gary, actor.
Hinds, Cindy, actor.
Beckman, Henry, 1921-2008, actor.
Spier, Carol, art director.
Collins, Alan (Film editor), editor of moving image work.
Irwin, Mark, 1950- director of photography.
Shore, Howard, composer (expression)
Board, John (Assistant director), interviewee (expression)
Baker, Rick, 1950- interviewee (expression)
Blasco, Joe, 1947- interviewee (expression)
Welles, Orson, 1915-1985, interviewee (expression)
Charo, interviewee (expression)
Alexander, Chris (Magazine editor), interviewer (expression)
Rickey, Carrie, writer of supplementary textual content.
Janus Films, production company.
Mutual Productions (Firm), production company.
Elgin International (Firm), production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Brood
Crimes of the future.
ISBN 1681430614
Standard No. 715515159210
Music No. CC2543DDVD The Criterion Collection
CC2543D The Criterion Collection (container)
CC2543D-1 The Criterion Collection (disc 1)
CC2543D-2 The Criterion Collection (disc 2)

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