Irvington, NY : Criterion Collection ; Chicago, IL : Distributed by Home Vision Entertainment, c2008.
Special ed. ; [widescreen version].
1 videodisc (147 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + de 1 booklet (23 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
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DVD; Dolby Digital mono.
In English, with optional English (SDH) subtitles.
Peter Falk, Gena Rowlands, Fred Draper, Lady Rowlands, Katherine Cassavetes, Matthew Laborteaux, Matthew Cassel, Christina Grisanti.
Producer, Sam Shaw ; writer/director, John Cassavetes ; music, Bo Harwood ; director of photography, Mitchell Breit ; editors, David Armstrong, Sheila Viseltear, Beth Bergeron.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
National Film Registry.
Golden Globe Awards, 1975: Best performance by an actress in a motion picture - Drama (G. Rowlands)
MPAA rating: R.
A drama detailing the emotional breakdown of a suburban housewife and how her family struggles to save her from herself.
Special features: New high definition digital transfer, with restored image and sound, and enhanced for widescreen televisions; audio commentary by longtime Cassavetes collaborators Mike Ferris (camera operator) and Bo Harwood (sound recordist/composer); new video conversation between actors Gena Rowlands and Peter Falk; audio interview with Cassavetes and film historian Michel Ciment conducted in 1975; trailer; booklet featuring an essay by film critic Kent Jones and an interview with Cassavetes from 1975; stills gallery featuring rare behind-the-scenes production photos.