4 Film favorites. Epic romance collection [DVD] / Warner Bros.
- 3 of 3 copies available at NC Cardinal.
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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|Marion Library||DVD FOU (Text)||37810435007611||Adult Video||Available||-|
|North Asheville Library||FF 45298 DVD NRTH (Text)||0020511330167||Adult Video||Available||-|
|Yadkin County Public Library||DVD (Text)||30671100904863||Adult DVD Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780780671096
- ISBN: 0780671090
2 videodiscs (471 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Widescreen.
- Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 
|General Note:||DVD in English (all titles), or French (Dangerous liasons); subtitles in English, French and Spanish (except Silk, which has English and Spanish); closed-captioned.
Painted veil : Based on the novel by W. Somerset Maugham.
Dangerous liaisons : Based on: Les Liaisons dangereuses / by Choderlos de Laclos.
Silk : Based on the novel by Alessandro Baricco.
|Formatted Contents Note:||Dangerous liasons (120 minutes) -- The painted veil (125 minutes) -- Silk (109 minutes) -- The affair of the necklace (117 minutes).|
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||Silk: directed by Francois Girard ; screenplay by Francois Girard and Michael Golding ; director of photography, Alain Dostie ; editor, Pia Di Ciaula ; music, Ryuichi Sakamoto ; costume designers, Kazuko Kurosawa, Carlo Poggioli ; production designer, François Séguin. Painted veil: directed by John Curran ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh ; art director, Peta Lawson ; editor, Alexandre de Franceschi ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Ruth Myers ; visual effects supervisor, Paul Butterworth ; piano soloist, Lang Lang. Affair of the necklace: directed by Charles Shyer ; written by John Sweet ; cinematography, Ashely Rowe ; editor, David Moritz ; music, David Newman. Dangerous liaisons: directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton ; photography: Philippe Rousselot ; production design, Stuart Craig ; editor, Mick Audsley ; music, George Fenton.|
|Participant or Performer Note:||Silk: Sei Ashina, Michael Pitt, Toni Bertorelli, Keira Knightley, Kenneth Welsh, Martha Burns, Alfred Molina, Michael Golding, Carlo Cecchi, Chiara Stampone. Painted veil: Naomi Watts, Edward Norton, Liev Schreiber, Toby Jones, Diana Rigg, Juliet Howland, Anthony Wong Chau-Sang, Maggie Steed, Lorraine Laurence, Johnny Lee, Li Feng. Affair of the necklace: Hilary Swank, Jonathan Pryce, Simon Baker, Adrien Brody, Brian Cox, Joely Richardson, Christopher Walken. Dangerous liaisons: Glenn Close, John Malkovich, Michelle Pfeiffer, Swoosie Kurtz, Keanu Reeves, Mildred Natwick, Uma Thurman.|
|Summary, etc.:||Silk: Herve Joncour is a married silkworm smuggler in 19th century France. He travels to Japan to collect his clandestine cargo after his original shipment was destroyed. While in Japan, he spots a beautiful Japanese woman who is the concubine of a local baron. He immediately becomes obsessed. Without speaking the same language, they communicate through letters until war intervenes. Their unrequited love persists however, and Herve's wife Helene begins to suspect something is going on with her husband. Painted veil: Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai. Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic. He takes his wife along and their journey brings meaning to their relationship and gives them purpose in one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth. Dangerous liaisons: A scene of lust, seduction and revenge, when a lady is scorned-- set just prior to the French revolution. Affair of the necklace: In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace.|
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA ratings: Painted veil: PG-13; for mature sexual situations, partial nudity, disturbing images and brief drug content ; Affair of the necklace: R (some sexuality) ; Dangerous liaisons: R ; Silk: R (sexuality and nudity).
|System Details Note:||
DVD; region 1; Dolby digital surround 5.1 and stereo (Silk).
DVD in English (all titles), or French (Dangerous liasons); subtitles in English, French and Spanish (except Silk, which has English and Spanish); closed-captioned.
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