Irvington, NY : The Criterion Collection, c2006.
Special ed. 3-disc set.
3 videodiscs (ca. 302 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (245 p. ; 19 cm.) + 1 booklet (35 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
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Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 322.
DVD; Dolby Digital mono.
In English, with subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Title from container.
Orson Welles, Robert Arden, Akim Tamiroff, Mischa Auer, Michael Redgrave, Jack Watling.
Writer/director, Orsen Welles ; photography, Jean Bourgoin ; editor, Henzo Lucien ; music, Paul Misraki.
"The Corinth version" originally released as a motion picture in 1955; "Confidential report" originally released as a motion picture in 1955; "The comprehensive version" originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Based on the radio program The lives of Harry Lime.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
American smuggler Guy van Strattan decides to investigate the mysterious Mr. Arkadin after hearing about the wealthy man from a prison cellmate, but Arkadin claims amnesia about his own life, sending van Strattan off to investigate Arkadin's past.
Disc 1: The Corinth version (1955; 99 min.) -- Disc 2: Confidential report (1955; 98 min.) -- Disc 3: The comprehensive version (2006; 105 min.)
Special features: three versions of the film; audio commentary by scholars Jonathan Rosenbaum and James Naremore; interviews with Orson Welles biographer Simon Callow, star Robert Arden, radio producer Harry Alan Towers, director Peter Bogdanovich, and film archivists Stephan Droessler and Claude Bertemes; three half-hour episodes of the radio program "The lives of Harry Lime", upon which the film is based; outtakes, rushes, and alternate scenes from the film; extensive stills gallery; 'Mr. Arkadin', the novel, with a new preface by Robert Polito; accompanying booklet.
MW, 6-06; 1-14(rpl)
Complete Mister Arkadin
Mr. Arkadin (Motion picture : 1955)
Confidential report (Motion picture : 1955)
Lives of Harry Lime (Radio program)
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