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Now, Voyager The Criterion Collection Blu-rayThe Criterion Collection #ad - Their thwarted love affair may help charlotte break free of her mother’s grip—but will she find fulfillment as well as independence? Made at the height of Davis’s reign as the queen of the women’s picture and bolstered by an Oscar-winning Max Steiner score, Now, Voyager is a melodrama for the ages, both a rapturous Hollywood romance and a poignant saga of self-discovery.
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Cluny Brown The Criterion Collection Blu-rayThe Criterion Collection #ad - Blu ray special edition features • new 4k digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack • new conversation between film critics molly haskell and farran smith nehme on unconventional female characters in Ernst Lubitsch’s films • New video essay by film scholar Kristin Thompson • The Lubitsch Touch, an interview with film scholar Bernard Eisenschitz from 2004 • Lux Radio Theatre adaptation of the film from 1947, featuring Olivia de Havilland and Charles Boyer • PLUS: An essay by novelist and essayist Siri Hustvedt Region a coded blu-ray disc us & canada.
The final film completed by ernst lubitsch, this zany, set in England on the cusp of World War II, zippy comedy of manners, is one of the worldly wise director’s most effervescent creations. Jennifer jones shines in a rare comedic turn as Cluny Brown, an irrepressible heroine with a zeal for plumbing.
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But as eve becomes a fixture in margo’s life, including George Sanders’s acid tongued critic, the Broadway legend soon realizes that her supposed admirer intends to use her and everyone in her circle, as stepping stones to stardom.
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