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Release Date: 1/11/2011
Original Release: 1969
Format: Blu-ray Disc
Blu-ray
NOTE: Special equipment is required to view 3-D Blu-rays; will otherwise display in 2-D
Length: 145 minutes
Rating: Not Rated
Rating Reason: (Reason unavailable)
UPC: 715515066815
Studio: Criterion Collection

Directed by: Jean-Pierre Melville
Featuring: Jean-Pierre Cassel, Lino Ventura, Paul Crauchet, Paul Meurisse, Simone Signoret
Categories: Dramas, French, World War II, Assassination, Nazis, Espionage, Non-U.S. Theatrical Release, France

Army of Shadows Criterion Collection Blu-ray Disc Description
Well-known for his influential crime films (LE SAMOURAI, LE CERCLE ROUGE), director Jean-Pierre Melville explores the lives of French Resistance fighters in his moody World War II masterpiece, ARMY OF SHADOWS. Restrained and controlled, the film follows Philippe Gerbier (Lino Ventura) and other members of the underground as they carry out clandestine missions against Nazi occupiers. And while there are some exciting scenes (air drops, escape attempts), the film largely avoids action-film histrionics. Its tone is a subdued one and tension results from its quiet moments, interrupted by brief, jarring violence. This is appropriate, given the film's subject matter. Silence is the guiding principle of espionage and the film's look--bruised and penumbral--reflects the tenuous position of its characters, who live divided, imperiled existences. There is no glib heroism in ARMY OF SHADOWS; there are only people living through untenable situations, acting as is necessary and sacrificing, perhaps, everything.

DVD Features
Note: Audio commentary featuring film historian Ginette Vincendeau
Interviews with Lhomme and editor Françoise Bonnot
On-set footage and excerpts from archival interviews with director Jean-Pierre Melville, cast members, writer Joseph Kessel, and real-life resistance fighters
Jean-Pierre Melville et "L'armée Des Ombres" (2005), a short program on the director and his film
Le Journal De La Résistance (1944). a rare short documentary shot on the front lines in France during the final days of the German occupation
Film restoration by Lhomme
Theatrical trailers

Widescreen -
1.85
Audio:
DTS HD Master Audio - French
Subtitles - English

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