The wages of fear
(DVD)

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Published
[Place of publication not identified] : Criterion Collection, c2005.
Format
DVD
Edition
Special ed.
ISBN
0780029658, 9780780029651
Physical Desc
2 DVDs (147 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Status
Lawson McGhee Library - Foreign Films - Media collection
DVD FOREIGN WAGE
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Language
English
ISBN
0780029658, 9780780029651
UPC
037429203224

Notes

General Note
Based on the novel by Georges Arnaud.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953.
General Note
Disc one contains the feature film with a new, restored high-definition digital transfer and new and improved English subtitle translation. Disc two contains special features, including new video interviews with assistant director Michel Romanoff and Henri-Georges Clouzot biographer Marc Godin ; archival interview with Yves Montand, on working with Clouzot (1988) ; documentary, "Henri-Georges Clouzot : the enlightened tyrant" (2004) ; "Censored, " an analysis of cuts made to the film for the 1955 U.S. release. Accompanying booklet (23 p. : ill.) features a new essay by novelist Dennis Lehane and a compilation of interviews with the cast and crew.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Armand Thirard ; editors, Henri Rust, Madeleine Gug ; music, Georges Auric.
Participants/Performers
Yves Montand, Charles Vanel, Peter van Eyck, William Tubbs, Vera Clouzot, Folco Lulli.
Description
"In a squalid South American oil town, four desperate men sign on for a suicide mission to drive trucks loaded with nitroglycerin over a treacherous mountain route. As they ferry their explosive cargo to a faraway oil fire, each bump and jolt tests their courage, their friendship, and their nerves"--Container.
System Details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language
French dialogue with optional English subtitles.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Clouzot, H., Geronimi, J., Montand, Y., Vanel, C., Eyck, P. v., Tubbs, W., Clouzot, V., Lulli, F., & Arnaud, G. (2005). The wages of fear (Special ed.). Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

H.-G. Clouzot et al.. 2005. The Wages of Fear. [Place of publication not identified]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

H.-G. Clouzot et al.. The Wages of Fear [Place of publication not identified]: Criterion Collection, 2005.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Clouzot, H.-G., et al. The Wages of Fear Special ed., Criterion Collection, 2005.

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