Revanche
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Revanche

   Blu-ray

$49.98 $44.98

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Studio: Criterion Collection
Director: Götz Spielmann
Year: 2008
Format: Blu-ray
Genre: Drama
Cast: Andreas Lust, Hannes Thanheiser, Hanno Pöschl, Irina Potapenko, Johannes Krisch, Ursula Strauss
Original Language: German
Subtitle Language:
Number of discs: 1
Street Date: 16-Feb-10
Runtime (minutes):

Description

A gripping thriller and a tragic drama of nearly Greek proportions, Revanche is the stunning, Oscar-nominated international breakthrough of Austrian filmmaker Götz Spielmann. In a ragged section of Vienna, hardened ex-con Alex (the mesmerizing Johannes Krisch) works in a brothel, where he falls for Ukrainian hooker Tamara. Their desperate plans for escape unexpectedly intersect with the lives of a rural cop and his seemingly content wife. With meticulous, elegant direction, Spielmann creates a tense, existential, and surprising portrait of vengeance and redemption, and a journey into the darkest forest of human nature, in which violence and beauty exist side by side.

  • New, restored high-definition digital transfer, approved by director Götz Spielmann, with DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack on the Blu-ray edition
  • New video interview with Spielmann
  • The Making of “Revanche,” a half-hour documentary shot on the set
  • Foreign Land (Fremdland), Spielmann’s award-winning student short film, with an introduction by the director
  • U.S. theatrical trailer
  • New and improved English subtitle translation
  • PLUS: A booklet featuring a new essay by critic Armond White


New cover by Eric Skillman

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