Under the volcano

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[New York] : Criterion Collection, [2007].
Special edition.
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2 videodiscs (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (17 chiefly unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
1 copy. Additional copies on order.
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1934121940, 9781934121948, 9785557603812, 5557603816, 551502642X, 9785515026424


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Based on the novel by Malcolm Lowry.
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Previously released as a motion picture in 1984.
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Wide screen (1.78:1).
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Accompanying booklet features essay by Christian Viviani.
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Special features Disc 1: Audio commentaries by Michael Fitzgerald, Wieland Schulz-Keil, and Moritz Borman on the film, by Guy Gallo on selected scenes, and by Danny Huston on the main title sequence ; Theatrical trailer.
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Special features on Disc 2: Interview with Jacqueline Bisset (2007) ; Notes from Under the volcano (60 min. documentary on the film's production, 1984) directed by Gary Conklin ; Volcano, an inquiry into the life and death of Malcolm Lowry (99 min. documentary about author Malcolm Lowry, 1976) narrated by Richard Burton ; Audio interview with John Huston (1984).
Creation/Production Credits
Production supervisor, Tom Shaw ; director of photography, Gabriel Figueroa ; production designer, Gunther Gerzso ; edited by Roberto Silvi ; music by Alex North.
Albert Finney, Jacqueline Bisset, Anthony Andrews, Katy Jurado, Ignacio Lopez Tarzo.
Withering from alcoholism, British consul Geoffrey Firmin stumbles through a small Mexican village amidst the Day of the Dead fiesta, attempting to reconnect with his estranged wife, but only further alienating himself.
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DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono.
In English, with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
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APA Citation (style guide)

Fitzgerald, M. (., Fitzgerald, K., Huston, J., Gallo, G., Borman, M., Schulz-Keil, W., Finney, A., Bisset, J., Andrews, A., Jurado, K., López Tarso, I., Figueroa, G., Silvi, R., North, A., & Lowry, M. (2007). Under the volcano. Special edition. [New York]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Michael (Producer) Fitzgerald et al.. 2007. Under the Volcano. [New York]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Michael (Producer) Fitzgerald et al., Under the Volcano. [New York]: Criterion Collection, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Fitzgerald, Michael (Producer), et al. Under the Volcano. Special edition. [New York]: Criterion Collection, 2007. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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