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Emile  / Émile (Bilingual) <b>DVD</b> ~ DVD
4.0 out of 5 stars Synopsis, Nov. 18 2008
Paradox/Seville release...

Actors: Ian McKellen, Ian Tracey, Deborah Kara Unger, Janet Wright, Tygh Runyan
Directors: Carl Bessai
Language: English
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
DVD Release Date: 2004

Product Description
Independent Canadian filmmaker Carl Bessai directs Emile, the final entry in his identity trilogy that started with Johnny and Lola. Ian McKellen plays Emile, a retired university professor who travels from England to his hometown in Canada in order to accept an educational honor. Visiting the family farm in Saskatchewan, he recalls his childhood relationships with brothers Freddy (Tygh Runyan) and Carl (Chris William… Read more
Au plus près du paradis (Nearest to Heaven) (Bilin&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Catherine Deneuve
4.0 out of 5 stars Some Info..., Nov. 18 2008
Universal UPC#775743255740
Alliance UPC#065935148319
these are the same releases... except the Alliance release has reversable English or French cover art. This film is English and french dubbed versions. Currently AMAZON just states french. It is widescreen 1.78:1 aspect ratio.

Actors: Catherine Deneuve, William Hurt, Bernard Le Coq, Paulina Porizkova, Patrice Chéreau
Directors: Tonie Marshall

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Still magnificent as she approaches 60, Catherine Deneuve demonstrates in Nearest to Heaven that her talent and beauty are undiminished. A moody art historian named Fanette (Deneuve, 8 Women, Belle de Jour)… Read more
Stage Beauty <b>DVD</b> ~ DVD
Stage Beauty DVD ~ DVD
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Synopsis/Features, Nov. 17 2008
Info for the 2005 Lion's Gate edition...

Actors: Rupert Everett, Edward Fox, Richard Griffiths, Stephen Marcus, Tom Wilkinson
Directors: Richard Eyre
Format: Dolby, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
Language: English
Subtitles: English, French
Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
Studio: Lions Gate
DVD Release Date: 2005

Product Description
Jeffrey Hatcher's play Compleat Female Stage Beauty tackles a period of British history that's ripe with gender and social interest, yet had not been revisited from a modern perspective: the lifting of the ban on female actors, and the consequences to the men who specialized in playing female roles. For… Read more

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