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Title La commare secca [videorecording] / Janus Films ; Cineriz presentan ; una produzione Compagnia cinematografica Cervi S.p.A. ; Cineriz ; soggetto, Pier Paolo Pasolini ; sceneggiatura, Bernardo Bertolucci, Sergio Citti ; prodotta da Antonio Cervi ; regia, Bernardo Bertolucci.

Imprint [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c2005.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    COM    Available
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Criterion collection ; 272
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 272.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
Special feature: interview with director Bernardo Bertolucci, who discusses his relationship with his mentor Pier Paolo Pasolini.
Credits Cinematography, Gianni Narzisi ; editor, Nino Baragli ; music, Piero Piccioni ; costume designer, Adriana Spadaro.
Cast Carlotta Barilli, Lorenza Benedetti, Clorinda Celani, Vincenzo Ciccora, Alvaro D'Ercole, Giancarlo De Rosa, Gabriella Giorgelli, Romano Labate, Silvio Lourenzi, Francesco Ruiu, Alfredo Leggi.
Summary The brutalized corpse of a prostitute is found in a Roman park, along the banks of the Tiber River. The police round up and interrogate a handful of possible suspects. Each has to explain why he is there. One of them is the killer.
Audience MPAA rating: not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, aspect ratio 1.66:1, Dolby digital mono.
Language In Italian with optional subtitles in English; closed-captioned in English.
Subject Murder -- Investigation -- Italy -- Drama.
Prostitutes -- Italy -- Drama.
Murderers -- Italy -- Drama.
Motion pictures -- Italy.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Criterion collection
Added Author Bertolucci, Bernardo.
Cervi, Tonino.
Pasolini, Pier Paolo, 1922-1975.
Citti, Sergio.
Barilli, Carlotta.
Benedetti, Lorenza.
Celani, Clorinda.
Ciccora, Vincenzo.
D'Ercole, Alvaro.
Narzisi, Giovanni, 1929-
Piccioni, Piero.
Rustichelli, Carlo.
Janus Films.
Compagnia Cinematografica Cervi S.p.A.
Cineriz (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note Also known as: Grim reaper
ISBN 0780029577
9780780029576
Standard No. 037429202425
Music No. COM130 Criterion Collection

 
    
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