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A Woman Under the Influence (DVD)


Directed by John Cassavetes

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A Woman Under the Influence is arguably John Cassavetes' most popular and influential film.

Released in 1974, it stars Gena Rowlands (Gloria, Faces) and the legendary Peter Falk (Columbo) as Mabel and Nick Longhetti, a blue-collar couple struggling to cope with her slide into mental illness.

A defining work from a golden era of American independent filmmaking, this masterpiece has lost none of its power to devastate. T

he film received two Oscar nominations – Rowlands for Best Actress and Cassavetes for Best Director.



  • Falk on Cassavetes: husbands and Wives (15 minutes).<BR>
  • Elaine Kagan interviewed by Tom Charity (19 minuets).<BR>
  • Alternative 16mm trailer (3 minutes)

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SKU 5035673020999
Catalogue Number BFIV2099
Year 1974
Director John Cassavetes
Format DVD
Publisher(s) BFI
Countries USA
Aspect ratio 1.85:1
Colour Colour
Sound Dolby Mono
Language(s) English
Running time 140 min
DVD region 2
Certificate 15
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