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Superior political thriller starring Sissy Spacek and Jack Lemmon

Superior political thriller starring Sissy Spacek and Jack Lemmon

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This tense real-life political drama about the 1973 kidnap and murder in Chile of young American journalist Charles Horman, directed by provocateur Costa-Gavras (ZState of SiegeBetrayal), follows the efforts of the journalist's wife (Sissy SpacekCarrieThe Coal Miner's Daughter) and father (Jack LemmonSome Like It HotThe China Syndrome) to uncover the crime and bring those responsible to justice.

Causing controversy upon its release (prompting the US government to condemn the film), this powerful indictment of US foreign policy went on to win an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, as well as nominations for Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Picture.

This tense real-life political drama about the 1973 kidnap and murder in Chile of young American journalist Charles Horman, directed by provocateur Costa-Gavras (ZState of SiegeBetrayal), follows the efforts of the journalist's wife (Sissy SpacekCarrieThe Coal Miner's Daughter) and father (Jack LemmonSome Like It HotThe China Syndrome) to uncover the crime and bring those responsible to justice.

Causing controversy upon its release (prompting the US government to condemn the film), this powerful indictment of US foreign policy went on to win an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, as well as nominations for Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Picture.

Extras

  • High Definition remaster
  • Original mono audio
  • Audio commentary with actor John Shea and critic Jim Hemphill
  • The Guardian Interview with Jack Lemmon and Jonathan Miller (1986): archival audio recording of an interview conducted at London’s National Film Theatre
  • Keith Gordon on Missing (2018): a new filmed appreciation by the filmmaker and actor
  • Archival interviews with director Costa-Gavras
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • Image gallery: promotional photography and publicity material
  • New and improved English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
  • Limited edition exclusive booklet with a new essay by Michael Pattison, an overview of contemporary critical responses and historic articles on the film.
  • UK premiere on Blu-ray
  • Limited Edition of 3,000 copies

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 5037899071502
Catalogue Number PHILTD106
Product contents 1 disc
Year 1982
Director Constantin Costa-Gavras
Format Blu-Ray
Publisher(s) Powerhouse Films
Countries USA
Colour Colour
Sound Original mono
Subtitles English Hard of Hearing
Language(s) English
Running time 122 min
Blu-ray region B
Certificate 15

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